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Hong Kong
‘Fishball Revolution’!

10/02/2016: Brutal policing must be condemned

  Hong Kong

Ethiopia
Hunger and deadly repression

09/02/2016: Crisis for imperialism and a fight-back from below

  Africa

Greece
Powerful general strike opposes cuts to pensions

09/02/2016: All out in the struggle! Coordinate and develop the fight now!

  Greece

Africa
New political storms and mass struggles

08/02/2016: Opportunities will arise for working class and poor to organise

  Africa

Spain
A break in the political establishment

07/02/2016: December’s elections broke the hold of the two main capitalist parties for the first time since the Franco dictatorship. The high vote for representatives of workers’ and social movements, and the recovery of the left-populist Podemos, open up a new phase in the struggle against austerity.

  Spain

US
#Movement4Bernie Takes Off Around the Country

06/02/2016: Bernie Sanders’ call for a political revolution against the billionaire class enthuses millions

  US

Brazil
Devastating outbreak of Zika virus

04/02/2016: Another healthcare system failure

  Brazil

Pakistan
PIA strike continues despite state repression

04/02/2016: Four workers killed, eight injured as security forces open fire on protesting workers

  Pakistan

US
Iowa results reveal crisis of establishment politics - Sanders and Clinton tie

03/02/2016: “It’s too late for establishment politics, establishment economics!”

  US

Japan
Social and political unease after “twenty lost years”

03/02/2016: Weakness of opposition is Prime Minister Abe’s only strength

  Japan

 Greece
Workers strike at Contitech-IMAS factory

02/02/2016: Solidarity campaign needed!

  Greece, Solidarity

World Economy
Capitalism buffeted by choppy waters

02/02/2016: Bosses strive to offload cost of crisis on working class - a struggle for system change is needed

  World Economy

Egypt
Fifth anniversary of heroic revolutionary uprising

01/02/2016: Workers’ struggles continue despite repression

  Egypt

India
Justice for Rohit Vemula

31/01/2016: Solidarity message from the Committee for a Workers’ International

  India, US

Britain
Fractured politics

29/01/2016: A volatile mix

  Britain

Tunisia
Suicide of unemployed youth sparks new wave of protests

22/01/2016: Five years after the fall of Ben Ali, demands of the revolution remain unsatisfied

  Tunisia

China
Kidnapping and TV show-trials

21/01/2016: “China is entering a dark night of repression and detentions under Xi Jinping”

  China

Venezuela
Right-wing landslide

20/01/2016: First electoral defeat suffered by the Chavistas since Hugo Chávez was first elected president in 1998

  Venezuela

Leningrad
‘Hero City’

19/01/2016: 900 days of siege in World War Two

  History, Russia

Britain
Police infiltration of Socialist Party exposed

19/01/2016: Untold distress caused to women in relationships with undercover police officers

  Britain

US
Socialist response to State of the Union 2016

15/01/2016: Kshama Sawant replies to Obama’s "State of the Union" speech

  US

 South Africa
Campus workers strike against outsourcing

14/01/2016: For the mobilisation and support of all students, permanent workers and communities across Tshwane

  Africa, Solidarity, South Africa

Britain
Steps towards setting up Trade Union Momentum

12/01/2016: Potential for inclusive, anti-austerity trade union based movement with effective alliances in workplaces and communities

  Britain

Scotland
Politicians have a choice

11/01/2016: Implement Tory austerity or set no-cuts budgets

  Scotland

Sweden/Denmark
Closing borders

07/01/2016: The EU’s nightmare continues

  Denmark, Sweden

 Pakistan
Nestle workers solidarity campaign update

06/01/2016: Union leader, Muhammad Hussain Bhatti, released on bail

  Pakistan, Solidarity

 Taiwan
Solidarity urged for insurance workers’ strike

05/01/2016: Determined battle for pension rights and an end to contract labour

  Solidarity, Taiwan

China 2015
A year of unnatural disasters

04/01/2016: Corruption, poor oversight and chase for profits, maim thousands

  China

Britain
Corbyn’s supporters want resistance against the right

01/01/2016: Edited extracts from an article by Peter Taaffe, Socialist Party general secretary, that will be published in the first 2016 issue of the Socialist (7 January).

  Britain

 Review
Alexandra Kollontai

29/12/2015: A life of socialist struggle

  Review, Women

Review
Revisiting Animal Farm

27/12/2015: Allegory of the terrible betrayal of the Russian revolution

  Review

Ireland Republic

Socialist PartyCWI in Ireland republic: Socialist Party
Socialist Party, 141 Thomas Street, Dublin 8, Ireland, ++ 353 1 6772686, email
http://www.socialistparty.net

Video: Paul Murphy TD speaks on the Stormont ‘Fresh Start’ austerity agreement

26/11/2015, "Not a fresh start, but a rotten continuation of austerity and sectarianism"
Socialistworld.net

Video: Jobstown protestors appear in court

03/11/2015, Paul Murphy MP - charged with false imprisonment - addresses solidarity gathering outside court
socialistworld.net

Ireland: “Abortion Pill Bus”

27/10/2015, ROSA and Socialist Party (CWI in Ireland) TD organise bus tour to defy anti-choice 8th amendement
By Monika Janas, Socialist Party (CWI in Ireland) member and ROSA activist

Ireland South:Travellers fire deaths

20/10/2015, The fight against anti-Traveller racism
Manus Lenihan, Socialist Party (CWI Ireland)

Ireland North: Socialist runs for leader of biggest union

05/10/2015, Jobs threatened, pay cuts, increased workloads…public sector workers need fighting, democratic union
Interview with Patrick Mulholland, Broad Left candidate for NIPSA General Secretary

Ireland: Ruth Coppinger TD sends solidarity message to homeless

23/09/2015, Video of Ruth Coppinger, Socialist Party TD, speaking in the Irish Parliament: "I’m here to give you their vote of no confidence in you and your government"
Socialistworld.net

Solidarity: Protests at Irish embassies

21/09/2015, Jobstown is not guilty: drop the charges against the 27!
Socialistworld.net

Ireland North: Devolved government in crisis

14/09/2015, New mass left party, uniting Catholics and Protestants, necessary to pose real alternative.
Michael Cleary, Socialist Party (CWI Ireland), Belfast

Ireland: Paul Murphy and 22 activists to be charged over peaceful protest

14/08/2015, Socialist MP to be charged with false imprisonment for protesting against water charges
Socialist Party (CWI in Ireland) reporters

Ireland: Mass non-payment campaign transforms political landscape

10/08/2015, 57% refuse to pay hated water charge
Cillian Gillespie, Socialist Party (CWI in Ireland)

CWI School: Social and political turmoil in Ireland

30/07/2015, Socialists play key role in rapidly changing situation
Eddie McCabe, Socialist Party (CWI in Ireland)

Ireland: 57% boycott water charges

18/07/2015, Mass non-payment campaign gets results
Michael O’Brien, Anti-Austerity Alliance (AAA) Councillor and Socialist Party member

Video: Reject sectarianism in Northern Ireland

17/07/2015, Paul Murphy addresses Irish parliament
socialistworld.net

Video: Real nature of EU is being laid bare

02/07/2015, Ruth Coppinger, Socialist TD (Irish MP), supports Greek ‘NO’ vote, and calls for debt refutation and nationalisations
Socialistworld.net

Video: Paul Murphy appeals to Greek Left - Reject the blackmail

24/06/2015, CWI MP speaks in Irish parliament
socialistworld.net

Video: Socialist MP condemns Troika’s blackmail of Greece

24/06/2015, "Minister Noonan lined up with Schauble, he said tighten the noose, he stabbed the Greek people in the chest and the Irish people in the back"
socialistworld.net

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