On March the 15th a Viennese court made a final ruling in a court case
that extreme anti-abortionists have run against Claudia Sorger, the
spokesperson for women’s affairs of the Socialist Left Party (SLP), the
Austrian section of the CWI.
Over 60 people, mainly trade union activists and Works’ Council members
from Vienna, and the neighbouring provinces of Lower Austria and Upper
Austria, took part in the first conference of the “Platform for fighting
and democratic trade unions,” on October 13. This meeting firmly
We, signing organisations and persons, want to protest in the strongest
terms at the permanent injunction that Fingal County Council has taken
out against fifteen anti-bin tax campaigners. In particular we are
protesting against the threat of further court proceedings against Joe
Higgins TD and Councillor Clare Daley....
An important case in defending women´s right to abortion was won on 10
July at the end of a lower court trial. SLP member Claudia Sorger (the
Socialist Left Party is the CWI´s affiliate in Austria) had been taken
to court by the radical anti-abortionists Human Life International
because she had criticised...