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Kurdistan
Defend Kobanê and all those threatened by ISIS, AKP and Imperialism

24/10/2014: For democratic working people’s defence and mass struggle against capitalism

  Kurdistan, Middle East, Syria, Turkey

Britain
Anniversary of first issue of Militant newspaper

24/10/2014: 50 years of socialist ideas and workers’ struggle

  Britain

Spain
Death knells of "Transition" regime

23/10/2014: Catalonia; ’Podemos’, and the left

  Spain

Ireland
TD Paul Murphy tears up Irish Water pack in the Dail

22/10/2014: 1 million refuse to register for water charges

  Ireland Republic

Seattle
“Sawant ...with impressive, favorable rating”

22/10/2014: 61% support for Kshama Sawant in her electoral district...Jess Spear`s campaign against one of the most powerful corporate politicians in Washington State gaining momentum...indications of yearning for representation for working class people

  US

Britain
100,000 attend TUC’s pay rise demo

21/10/2014: Calls for local government strike action to be reinstated

  Britain

Kazakhstan
Brutal repression in imperialism’s interests

20/10/2014: Workers pay the price for crony capitalism

  Kazakhstan

Is the US promoting a “colour revolution” in Hong Kong?

18/10/2014: Beijing’s scare propaganda doesn’t stand up to examination

  Hong Kong, US

Britain
Workers need a pay rise - how can we pay for it?

17/10/2014: End poverty, inequality and capitalism

  Britain

Scotland
10,000 attend Hope Over Fear rally

16/10/2014: ’Political awakening’ continues after independence referendum

  Scotland

 Ireland
’The people have risen, they should not kneel down again’

15/10/2014: Paul Murphy TD (MP) makes maiden speech in Parliament

  Ireland Republic, Video

Ireland
Byelection triumph marks turning point in anti-austerity struggle

14/10/2014: Paul Murphy wins parliamentary seat as 100,000 march against water charges

  Ireland Republic

Middle East
US-led policy of air attacks on Islamic State lies in ruins

13/10/2014: As battle for Kobane rages, IS forces make major gains in Iraq

  Middle East, US

 Ireland
Paul Murphy elected to Irish parliament in stunning byelection victory

12/10/2014: Anti-Austerity Alliance victory shocks political establishment, reflects mass revolt against water charges and austerity

  Ireland Republic, Video

South Africa
"A workers’ party must emerge"

11/10/2014: Dire position of South African capitalism and inequality adds momentum towards creation of workers’ party

  Africa, South Africa

Scotland
SNP budget sees another £500 million cuts

10/10/2014: For a ’no-cuts budget’ and mass campaign to win back billions stolen by ConDem government!

  Scotland

Middle East
Repel Islamic State and imperialism

08/10/2014: For democratic workers’ defence and Kurdish self-determination

  Middle East, Syria, Turkey

Israel/Palestine
After the Gaza war

07/10/2014: No justice for Palestinians and no peace for the region - For a socialist solution!

  Israel / Palestine

Hong Kong
Pro-regime thugs attack protesters

06/10/2014: Organise democratic defence committees to repel attacks and kick out CY Leung’s government!

  Hong Kong

New Zealand
National Party forms third successive government

04/10/2014: Labour Party and the Left in crisis

  New Zealand

Africa
Ebola crisis spreads

03/10/2014: Consequence of profit before health

  Africa

Kurdistan
The battle for Kobanê

02/10/2014: Regional war poses new challenges for struggle for Kurdish self-determination

  Iraq, Kurdistan, Syria, Turkey

Iraq /Syria
US-led bombings will worsen divisions

01/10/2014: Stop imperialist slaughter!

  Iraq, Syria, US

Hong Kong
Massive anti-government protests after attempted police crackdown

30/09/2014: Anger over police violence fuels spontaneous “umbrella revolution” and growing strike movement

  Hong Kong

Britain
Labour to continue austerity offensive

26/09/2014: Labour conference a carefully stage-managed affair

  Britain

Ireland South
Is Sinn Féin a genuine left alternative?

25/09/2014: Seeking alliances with austerity parties

  Ireland Republic

Scotland
Independence referendum - A working-class revolt

24/09/2014: The referendum has turned British politics upside down – even though the No vote won

  Scotland

Britain
Capitalist parties in crisis after Scotland revolt

24/09/2014: Build a working class alternative

  Britain, Scotland

Greece
"This destruction of workers’ lives serves the bankers"

23/09/2014: “We must all keep going…we have no other way to survive than to fight-back”

  Greece

Iran
Petrochemical workers sentenced to jail and flogging

22/09/2014: Protest against Iranian government’s brutal sentences!

  Iran

 Environment
Video of Climate Summit meeting with Kshama Sawant

22/09/2014: Video of New York City Climate Summit meeting with Bernie Sanders, Kshama Sawant, Bill KcKibben, Naomi Klein, Chris Hedges

  Environment, US, Video

Scotland
1.6 million vote Yes in a working class revolt against austerity

19/09/2014: Urgent to build new mass party for the working class

  Scotland

Belgium
Right wing coalition aims for structural attack on workers

19/09/2014: Massive social resistance is looming

  Belgium

Northern Ireland
Ian Paisley - peace-maker or war-monger?

18/09/2014: A right-wing, sectarian demagogue who courted paramilitary violence

  Ireland Republic

Greece

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Greece: "This destruction of workers’ lives serves the bankers"

23/09/2014, “We must all keep going…we have no other way to survive than to fight-back”
Speech by Apostolis Kasimeriss, an Athens bus driver, to Italian socialists

Greece: Syriza tops poll in Euro elections

06/06/2014, CWI supporters elected to Volos council
Andros Payiatsos, Xekinima (CWI in Greece)

Greece: International anti-fascist conference “No pasaran!”

16/04/2014, Four thousand attend three-day event in Athens
Sebastian Forster (CWI Germany) and Elin Gauffin (CWI Sweden)

Greece: Still in the eye of the storm

26/02/2014, From the outside, it can appear there’s a certain pause in the struggle in Greece. Is this true?
Interview with Andros Payiatsos, Xekinima (CWI in Greece) published in Socialism Today

Greece: The fascist threat

08/02/2014, Deep economic crisis, savage austerity and social upheaval have polarised Greek society.
Christina Ziakka, Xekinima (CWI Greece) - translated by Amalia Loizidou. First published in Socialism Today

Greece: Two members of neo-fascist Golden Dawn shot dead

06/11/2013, Who gains from terrorism?
Statement by Xekinima (CWI Greece) *

Greece: After the Syriza congress

20/10/2013, Party battles promise to be as hard as the Greek class struggle
Andros Payiatsos, from Socialism Today

Video: MEP Paul Murphy Condemns the Golden Dawn murder of Pavlos Fyssas

11/10/2013, "Anti-fascists need to build committees from below to fight against far right"
Socialistworld.net

Greece: State crackdown on Golden Dawn

01/10/2013, Pavlos Fyssas’s murder - Left-wing rapper stood up against fascism and injustice until the end
Andros Payiatsos and Alexandros Prantounas, Xekinima (CWI Greece)

Greece: 90% turn-out for teachers’ strike; 10,000s join marches

19/09/2013, Teachers show the way! Build for all-out general strike action to defeat new austerity attacks!
Xekinima (CWI Greece) Reporters, Athens

Greece: Neo-Nazis accused of cold-blooded murder of Pavlos Fyssas, Left activist and rapper

19/09/2013, The Left and organised working class needs to organise a powerful anti-fascist front
Andros Payiatsos, Xekinima (CWI Greece)

Greece: Court prosecution of anti-Golden Dawn activists fails

08/09/2013, State continues to prepare for intensification of repression as social upheavals loom
Xekinima Reporters (Translated by Amalia Loizidou)

Greece: Gangsters in the Troika and Greek government stand over the closure of ERT

22/07/2013, Video includes an MEP calling for Paul to be reprimanded by the chair for referring to the Troika as "gangsters".
Paul Murphy, MEP, Socialist Party (CWI Ireland)

Greece: Coalition government in crisis after attempting to close down ERT broadcaster

20/06/2013, Leaderships of unions and Left parties fail to provide decisive leadership
Andros Payiatsos, Xekinima (CWI Greece)

Greece: Government shuts down state broadcaster ERT

12/06/2013, Unions must organise general strike action now!
Leaflet text by Xekinima (CWI Greece)

Greece: Challenging the Golden Dawn

10/05/2013, On 2 May the neo-fascist Golden Dawn attempted to distribute food in Syntagma square in Athens to people holding proof of Greek nationality.
Katerina Kleitsa , Xekinima (CWI Greece)

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