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Britain
Right wing, populist UKIP wins second Parliament seat

26/11/2014: Labour’s pro-austerity ‘opposition’ no alternative

  Britain

South Africa
Metalworkers’ union expelled from COSATU

25/11/2014: Rebuild the trade union movement on socialist principles!

  Africa, South Africa

Catalonia
9 November “consultation” on independence

22/11/2014: Another show of strength for independence - fight for a Socialist Catalonia

  Spain

Greece
Workers’ victory at Diamant telesales company

21/11/2014: Xekinima (CWI) member wins key union position in Athens Municipality sector

  Greece

Israel-Palestine
Netanyahu threatens “heavy hand” response to synagogue attacks

19/11/2014: New rounds of repression answered by new wave of rage and protest

  Israel / Palestine

US
Mid-term elections do not mean a turn to the right in society

19/11/2014: Big Gains for Republicans while Voters Support Progressive Ballot Measures

  US

 Video
Socialist TD defends anti-water charges protests

18/11/2014: Ruth Coppinger, Socialist Party TD (MP) appears on ‘Prime Time’

  Ireland Republic, Video

Vital lessons of Hong Kong’s ‘Umbrella Revolution’

18/11/2014: Mass struggle needs genuine internal democracy and fighting working class programme to defeat dictatorship

  Hong Kong

 Video
Water tax revolt continues in Ireland

17/11/2014: Tanaiste (Deputy PM) trapped by protestors; AAA TD (MP) and Socialist Party member, Paul Murphy, assaulted

  Ireland Republic, Video

Indonesia
"New Hope" president faces intense pressures

16/11/2014: Initiative to build mass party of working class and rural poor urgently needed

  Indonesia

Ukraine
Competing ’elections’ deepen divisions

15/11/2014: Working people need socialist alternative to warring oligarchs and outside powers

  Ukraine

Scotland
SNP government announces £500 million cuts

14/11/2014: Majority of ‘Yes’ voters want end to austerity - anti-cuts candidates needed!

  Scotland

Afghanistan
British combat troops pull out

13/11/2014: A legacy of death and destruction

  Afghanistan, Britain, US

 Germany
Highly politicised train drivers’ strike

12/11/2014: Last week German train drivers and on-board staff went on strike for four days, shaking and polarising the country

  Germany, Solidarity

Greece
Mayors refuse to make job cuts

12/11/2014: Lefts, local authority workers and communities’ united can resist Troika’s policies

  Greece

Britain
Over 1,000 attend largest ever ‘Socialism’ event

11/11/2014: Socialism 2014 - infused with contagious confidence

  Britain

Belgium
Massive demonstration in Brussels

10/11/2014: Shows anger against austerity

  Belgium

Northern Ireland
20 years after the ceasefires

10/11/2014: In 1994, the IRA and Loyalist paramilitaries called ceasefires. Four years later the Good Friday agreement was declared to mark the end of the ‘Troubles’…

  Ireland Republic

Review
Environmental disaster and the need to change everything

09/11/2014: “This Changes Everything: capitalism vs the climate”, by Naomi Klein

  Environment, Review

Germany
25 years since November 9

09/11/2014: Berlin Wall brought down by mass revolutionary movement

  Germany

Canada
Right wing wins Toronto Mayoral election

08/11/2014: NDP increasingly irrelevant to needs of workers, immigrants and youth

  Canada

Elections in Brazil

07/11/2014: Narrow win for Dilma sets scene for more crisis and instability

  Brazil

Russia’s 1917 socialist revolution

07/11/2014: November 7th anniversary of workers taking power

  Russia

Europe
Anti-fascist demonstrations set for 8-9 November

06/11/2014: Movement of workers and youth needed against racism and fascism

  Europe, Greece, Sweden

Canada
Ottawa ‘locked-down’ after Parliament gun attack

05/11/2014: Tory government whips-up terrorist fears to boost Canada’s imperialist role

  Canada

Ireland
Stunning Dublin by-election victory, huge water protests…new chapter for working class resistance

04/11/2014: How the Anti Austerity Alliance won a parliamentary seat and the way forward for the Left

  Ireland Republic

Book review
The Jihadis Return

04/11/2014: Isis and the new Sunni uprising, by Patrick Cockburn

  Middle East, Review

South Africa
Metal workers’ union clashes with Congress of South African Trade Unions

03/11/2014: For political and class independence - Struggle, solidarity and socialism!

  South Africa

Britain
Come to Socialism 2014

03/11/2014: Weekend of discussion & debate hosted by the Socialist Party – London 8-9 November

  Britain

  Ireland
’Abortion Pill Train’ video

02/11/2014: Pro-choice ROSA campaigners swallow abortion pills after rail journey

  Ireland Republic, Video, Women

Italy
Renzi government faces mounting opposition

01/11/2014: A one-day strike of all workers is needed

  Italy

Burkina Faso
Mass uprising ousts dictator

31/10/2014: No to military rule! Continue mass struggle – the whole rotten system must go!

  Burkina Faso

India

New Socialist AlternativeCWI in India: New Socialist Alternative
New Socialist Alternative, PO Box 1828, Bangalore 560018, India, +91 80 2674 2616 | +91 9448394365, email
http://www.socialism.in/

Indian Election:Modi’s victory

23/05/2014, Celebrations by big business a warning to working class
Socialistworld.net

India: Massive election process could end in turmoil

14/04/2014, New party expresses, but cannot solve, major discontents
Clare Doyle (CWI international Secretariat)

India’s environmental crisis

28/02/2014, Extreme weather events causing massive devastation
Pete Dickenson, Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales)

India: Solidarity with the fighting workers of Pradeep Laminators in Pune

10/02/2014, Workers continue their struggle against brutal management
Venkatesh, New Socialist Alternative (CWI in India), Pune

India: Alfa Laval Workers’ Strike

19/01/2014, Workers from Swedish company Alfa Laval India Pvt Ltd. situated at Kasarwadi, Pune are on strike for the last three months
New Socialist Alternative (CWI in India) reporters

India: Agitation of Workers at Pune

15/06/2013, Fed up with continued oppression, workers under the banner of ’Pradeep Laminators Workers’ Union’ have started a propaganda campaign against the bosses.
New Socialist Alternative (CWI India)

India: Over 100 million stop work

26/02/2013, Impact of the 48 -hour general strike
Anand Kumar, New Socialist Alternative (CWI India), Bangalore

India: Two-day general strike

20/02/2013, Government policies drive workers and poor to fight back
New Socialist Alternative (CWI in India)

India: Rage against rape

01/01/2013, "This system’s mind-set perpetuates hatred against women and disregards the fundamental right of women for freedom"
New Socialist Alternative (CWI India)

India: "Caste system legitimises barbaric exploitation of workers"

27/12/2012, On the caste discrimination suffered by Daliths and the impact of neo-liberal reforms on the working people of India
Paul Murphy, MEP, Socialist Party (CWI Ireland)

India: The international day of Action for Legal abortion in Ireland

23/11/2012, About 50 people gathered in Bangalore to observe International Day of action for Legal Abortion in Ireland
Jagadish G Chandra (New Socialist Alternative, CWI-India)

India: National stoppage against multinational ‘invasion’

20/09/2012, Many millions involved in country-wide bandh
Anand Kumar and Jagadish G Chandra, New Socialist Alternative (CWI India)

India: Stop Kudankulam Nuclear Plant

12/09/2012, Stop the police terror
Press statement by New Socialist Alternative (CWI India) and other organisations

India: Maruti Suzuki workers’ struggle

24/07/2012, 100 workers arrested, over 1,200 police deployed in area
Anand Kumar, New Socialist Alternative (CWI-India), Bangalore

Pune, India: Student protest against scholarship cuts

06/04/2012, Fight every move by the ruling classes to take away the little gains made by the working people
Youvraj B, Pune, New Socialist Alternative (CWI India)

India: State repression of the Kudankulam fighters condemned

28/03/2012, Solidarity Protest in Bangalore against Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant
Azhar Khan, New Socialist Alternative (CWI India), Bangalore

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