Maavak Sozialisti members, along with other student activists, have just
ended a joint election campaign in the name of the Social Student Front
(SSF). This was an extremely hard campaign for us to organise. From the
beginning we faced severe harassment from the university authorities
because of our campaign to raise...
In contrast to claims by George Bush and Tony Blair, the most likely
outcome of the Iraq elections will be to fuel opposition to the
occupation and exacerbate divisions between the various ethnic and
After only a few days, the sham of the Iraqi ‘elections’ became evident
as Iraq was shaken by a renewed wave of bombings and violent attacks on
government officials and the occupation forces. As each day passes, it
becomes clearer that the elections have resolved nothing for either the
Iraqi peoples or the...