Schröder’s policy statement amounts to a declaration of war on the
workers, the unemployed and the pensioners. He has presented a catalogue
of cruelty which severely cuts back the standard of living, the social
security and the rights of working people. This declaration of war
against the trade unions must...
Federal (regional) state elections took place in Hessen and Lower
Saxony, last Sunday. In Hessen the right wing Christian Democrats (CDU)
went up by 5.4% to 48.8%, the best result for the Christian Democrats in
Hessen ever. It is also the first time in history a Christian Democrat
prime minister was re-elected. The...
More than 10,000 school students went on strike with university and
apprentice students joining the protests in Stuttgart today. The strike
was part of a national day of action on February 25th, organised by
Youth Against the War with demonstrations and protests in about ten
cities. The demonstration was loud and...
THOUSANDS OF building workers downed tools and walked off sites
throughout Germany to demand a 4.5% pay rise. The strikers are also
demanding a rise in the minimum pay rate for workers in the former
The recently launched campaign Youth Against War has organised a
successful day of action on February 25th. The campaign was
recently launched by different school students’, students’ and
appretices’ anti war committees – many of them initiated by members of