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Britain
The ‘Corbynomics’ challenge

27/09/2016: What economic policies can end austerity and transform workers’ lives?

  Britain

Britain
Left candidate Jeremy Corbyn re-wins Labour leadership with bigger majority

24/09/2016:


Landslide victory another step to transforming Labour

  Britain

Britain
Labour leadership election draws to a close

23/09/2016: Battle lines drawn: build a real mass party of the 99%

  Britain

South Africa
Solidarity with students

22/09/2016: Struggle for free education

  South Africa

Leon Trotsky’s living legacy

21/09/2016: Review of "The Life and Death of Leon Trotsky", published in the latest issue of Socialism Today

  Trotsky

Britain
Damning parliamentary report into Cameron's role in overthrowing Gaddafi

21/09/2016: Imperialist intervention helped wreck revolutionary movement and ruin Libya

  Libya

Ireland South
Irish embassies face Jobstown trial protests

20/09/2016: Defend the right to protest – Drop the charges!

  Ireland Republic

Sri Lanka
United Socialist Party congress

19/09/2016: Lively meeting prepares membership for next period

  Sri Lanka

Ireland
#JobstownNotGuilty trials begin…

19/09/2016: State criminalises right to protest

  Ireland Republic

Britain
Labour Party needs democratic structures and socialist policies

16/09/2016: Tremendous opportunity to bring Labour back to power but on an entirely different, attractive basis

  Britain

China
Fierce clashes at “Democracy village”

14/09/2016: Protesters defy crackdown

  China

Ireland
 Dublin Bus workers move into action

13/09/2016: Strike launched after years of wage restraint

  Ireland Republic

Hong Kong
When Edward Snowden went underground with refugees

12/09/2016: Socialist Action’s Vanessa gave shelter to on-the-run Snowden

  Hong Kong

Britain
Trade Union Congress 2016

11/09/2016: Organise mass working class resistance to austerity

  Britain

Hong Kong
Elections redraw political map

10/09/2016: Legco elections see record turnout and big swing towards ‘radical’ newcomers

  Hong Kong

Britain
Break with Blairites essential to defeating divided Tories

09/09/2016: Huge potential for a bold, socialist Labour party

  Britain

Uzbekistan
President Karimov, the butcher of Andijan, dies

08/09/2016: West seeks “stability” under brutal dictatorship

  Uzbekistan

 Video
Irish Socialist MPs on Apple tax scandal

08/09/2016: Socialist industrial policy argued for in parilament by Paul Murphy, Ruth Coppinger and Mick Barry

  Ireland Republic, Video

Quebec
Montreal Old Port strikers reject wage offer

07/09/2016: Solidarity needed for struggle for a $15 minimum wage

  Quebec

Britain
Corbyn's Brexit opportunity

06/09/2016: Socialist, internationalist policies can rally both Leave and Remain voters

  Britain

Australia
Weak government has no mandate

05/09/2016: Time for the unions and social movements to push back

  Australia

Germany
Growing crises and the Left party

03/09/2016: War, refugees and global economic disaster knocking on Germany's door

  Germany

Brazil
Impeachment farce only serves big capital

02/09/2016: Temer out! General elections now! General strike to defend our rights!

  Brazil

India
Mass general strike across the country

02/09/2016: Fight must go on for minimum wage and against labour law ‘reform’

  India

Ireland
The €13 billion question

02/09/2016: Government supports Apple’s tax dodging

  Ireland Republic

Britain
Labour right’s purges and exclusions

31/08/2016: We must fight for a party for the 99%

  Britain

France
Burkini ban fuels Islamophobia

30/08/2016: For workers’ unity and struggle against racism, division and austerity

  France

Congo
General strike results in "villes mortes"

30/08/2016: Boiling anger as Kabila tries to cling to power

  Congo

Environment
Green China to save the world?

29/08/2016: Article published in latest edition of Socialism Today

  China, Environment

Book review
Iraq, IS and the failing war on terror

28/08/2016: Published earlier this year before the Chilcot report was finally released, Blood Year by counter-insurgency strategist David Kilcullen is a damning indictment of the so-called war on terror unleased by US imperialism in 2001, with the full support of Tony Blair.

  Iraq, Middle East

Haiti
225th anniversary of anti-slavery, anti-colonial revolution

27/08/2016: A heroic and lasting inspiration to the oppressed everywhere

  Haiti

Scotland
Will the Corbyn uprising save Scottish Labour?

27/08/2016: Lessons of indyref and need for active anti-cuts policies

  Scotland

Greece
Athens bus cleaners win major victory

26/08/2016: Struggle achieves public contracts for 100s cleaning workers

  Greece

Russia
Twenty five years since the coup against Gorbachev

25/08/2016: Decades of ‘shock therapy capitalism’, wars and corruption

  Russia

Greece

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Greece: Athens bus cleaners win major victory

26/08/2016, Struggle achieves public contracts for 100s cleaning workers
Interview with Eleni Mitsou (Xekinima - CWI Greece) and Apostolis Cassimere’s (Board Member of OASA - Athens Bus Workers’ Union)

Greece: Rise in support for Grexit; fall in support for SYRIZA

11/07/2016, Highest levels recorded against Eurozone and EU membership following Brexit
Kyriakos Halaris (translated from the Xekinima website of the Greek section of the CWI)

Greece: Victory for Athens bus cleaners

07/06/2016, Strike action wins major concessions from contractors and bus administration
Eleni Mitsou (Xekinima - CWI Greece) and Apostolis Kasimeris (Board Member of OASA - Athens Bus Workers’ Union)

Greece: Bus cleaners renew strike after management’s broken promises

29/05/2016, "Triple-oppressed workers - immigrants, women and low-paid – show way forward"
Interview with Apostolis Kassimeris, member of Xekinima and of Executive of OASA Workers’ Union (Athens bus drivers' union)

Greece: Striking Athens bus cleaners continue their struggle

17/05/2016, Court declares strike ‘lawful’
Articles from Xekinima (CWI Greece) website

Greece: Athens bus cleaners hold solid 48 hour strike

27/04/2016, Workers resist inhuman working conditions and violation of working rights
Apostolos Kasimeris (Board Member of OASA’s Athens Bus Workers’ Union) and Eleni Mitsou (Xekinima - CWI Greece)

Greece: Farmers occupy central Athens over pensions bill

17/02/2016, “All together, workers and poor farmers, at Syntagma Square, against austerity”
Text of leaflet produced by Xekinima (CWI Greece)

Greece: Powerful general strike opposes cuts to pensions

09/02/2016, All out in the struggle! Coordinate and develop the fight now!
Editorial from Xekinima, fortnightly newspaper of the CWI, Greece

Greece: Workers strike at Contitech-IMAS factory

02/02/2016, Solidarity campaign needed!
Xekinima (CWI Greece) Reporters

Greece: General strike against austerity sees mass protests

26/11/2015, Syriza mobilises… against Syriza!
Xekinima (CWI Greece) Reporters

Greece: Mass abstention dominates general election

22/09/2015, Mass socialist alternative needs to be built
Interview with a Greek socialist

Greece: 20 September elections - ‘No’ to the Memorandum parties!

13/09/2015, Mass revolutionary Left needed to find way out of crisis of capitalist system
Statement by Xekinima (Greek section of the CWI)

Greece: What does “Popular Unity” stand for?

28/08/2015, New Left force launched following Tsipras’ betrayal
Interview with Andreas Payiatsos, Xekinima (CWI in Greece), by Lucy Redler, SAV (CWI in Germany)

Greece and the latest phase of the EU crisis

18/08/2015, Alexis Tsipras and the Syriza leadership have pushed through parliament the third bailout – and further deep cuts – although only with the help of right-wing parties. However, the crises in Greece, the eurozone and wider EU are far from over…
Tony Saunois, CWI, from September 2015 issue of Socialism Today, magazine of the Socialist Party (CWI in England & Wales)

Greece: ‘The working class showed it will return to struggle’

04/08/2015, After Syriza capitulates, taking first steps towards building a new mass Left alternative to austerity and capitalism
Interview with a Greek socialist

Germany: Capitalists strangling Greece

15/07/2015, No to the dictatorship of banks and big business – For a socialist Europe!
Georg Kümmel, Cologne, Sozialistische Alternative (CWI in Germany)

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