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latest news

 Solidarity
Mexican activist Nestora Salgado on hunger strike

30/05/2015: Growing protests against vicious treatment of local community self-defence activist

  Solidarity

Turkey
Metal workers do not give up the fight!

29/05/2015: The fire that Renault workers set alight at Bursa is unlikely to extinguish soon

  Turkey

Nigieria
Buhari Government takes power

28/05/2015: Working People Must Prepare to Struggle for improvement and Real Change

  Nigeria

Ireland
Massive ‘Yes’ to Marriage Equality referendum

28/05/2015: Growing opposition to conservative establishment

  Ireland Republic

Britain
The struggles to come

27/05/2015: No fundamental change to be expected from the Labour Party

  Britain

Hong Kong
Cathay Pacific workers to strike in August

26/05/2015: Protesting cabin crew at Hong Kong airport explained their grievances to Socialist Action reporters

  Hong Kong

Canada’s ‘carbo-state’

26/05/2015: Only a socialist alternative can challenge the carbo-capitalists’ grip on Canadian politics

  Canada, Environment

New Zealand
Victory over zero-hour contracts

24/05/2015: ‘Cotton On’ clothes retailer workers defeat attempt to remove rest and meal breaks

  New Zealand

Iraq/Syria
ISIS rout national armies at Ramadi and Palmyra

23/05/2015: United working class movement needed to sweep away sectarian militias and reactionary politicians

  Iraq, Syria

Britain
Labour leadership contest - appealing to big business

22/05/2015: The Labour leadership contest begs the question: what is the point of the Labour Party?

  Britain

Ireland North
Election marks growing rejection of sectarian status quo

21/05/2015: Opportunities to build new anti-sectarian political voice for working class and youth

  Ireland Republic

Spain
Is Podemos in crisis?

20/05/2015: Left and social movements in a state of flux, as key elections loom

  Spain

Britain
Build a movement to defeat Tories’ cuts savagery

20/05/2015: For massive union demonstrations, linked to a 24-hour general strike

  Britain

Ireland South
Vote ‘Yes’ to marriage equality!

19/05/2015: Referendum a product of long-waged campaign of struggle from below

  Ireland Republic

Greece
Subordination to Troika or rupture with austerity?

18/05/2015: The choices before the Greek working class

  Greece

North Cyprus
‘Moderate leftist’ wins presidential election on peace ticket

16/05/2015: Workers’ common front, north and south, can find solution to island’s division

  Cyprus

Chile
Huge demonstrations call for free education

15/05/2015: New chapter opens in country’s political and ‘moral’ crisis

  Chile

Australia
East-West toll road dispute concluded

15/05/2015: Local community direct action secures victory

  Australia

Ireland
Parliament suspended after PM tells Socialist MPs “where to go”

14/05/2015: Contemptuous remarks reflect government concerns over non-payment of water charges

  Ireland Republic

Britain
Organising against Tory austerity starts now

14/05/2015: Potential for industrial response to cuts but needs determined leadership and campaigning

  Britain

 Video
Joe Higgins TD questions former ECB president Jean Claude Trichet

13/05/2015: "When bankers and bondholders’ gambles crashed, their massive burden of private debt was placed onto the shoulders of the Irish people"

  Ireland Republic, Video

Sudan
Mass apathy towards elections

12/05/2015: Renewed struggle from below needed to put an end to Bashir’s rule

  Sudan

USA
Presidential candidate declares "political revolution" against billionaires

12/05/2015: Campaign needs to build independent political power

  US

Britain
Fight against "five more damned years" of Tory rule

12/05/2015: Labour leader’s ’responsible capitalism’ shows its bankruptcy

  Britain

China
“In a hard landing now”

11/05/2015: Stock market frenzy and fabricated GDP figures cannot hide the reality of an economy in deep trouble

  China

Scotland
Labour annihilated

11/05/2015: SNP sweeps to victory by posing as an anti-austerity alternative

  Scotland

Britain
With the votes of 24% of the electorate, Tories have no mandate for more savage cuts

11/05/2015: Labour’s failure puts centre stage the need for new mass anti-austerity force

  Britain

Poland
65,000 workers demonstrate against governments’ policies

07/05/2015: Plan of action for a general strike needed

  Poland

Ireland North
Socialist Party replies to leading Sinn Fein councillor’s attacks

06/05/2015: How to fight cuts, sectarianism and to build workers’ unity

  Ireland North

Britain
Russell Brand mistaken to sow illusions in Labour

06/05/2015: Russell Brand calls on people to elect a Labour government, saying Ed Miliband will ’listen’ and wants pressure from below

  Britain

May Day 2015
International workers’ day marked by marches and rallies

05/05/2015: Photo gallery of the CWI taking part in May Day event across the world

  May Day

Iceland
Fighting for better wages

05/05/2015: General strike called for 26 May

  Iceland

May Day 2015
Socialist plan or capitalist chaos

01/05/2015: What sort of new society are we struggling for?

  May Day

Nepal
Disaster in Nepal –amplified by capitalism

30/04/2015: Nepal, one of the poorest countries in the south Asian region has been further devastated by the recent earthquake.

  Nepal

China

chinaworkerCWI in China: chinaworker
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http://www.chinaworker.info

China: “In a hard landing now”

11/05/2015, Stock market frenzy and fabricated GDP figures cannot hide the reality of an economy in deep trouble
Dikang, chinaworker.info

China’s feminists: A victory for protests in China and worldwide

14/04/2015, Five women activists released in rare climb down by Beijing regime
chinaworker.info reporters

China: Demand release of arrested women activists

24/03/2015, Has the commemoration of International Women’s Day also now been outlawed in China?
Sally Tang Mei-Ching, Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong)

China: Slowest growth rate since 1990

25/01/2015, Economy decelerated 30 percent in five years
chinaworker.info reporters

China: Hard landing in 2015?

24/12/2014, China’s economic slowdown already being felt throughout world economy
Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info

China: The great slowdown

24/07/2014, Signs the mammoth property bubble is finally bursting belie Beijing’s upbeat GDP data
Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info

Hong Kong: Pro-Beijing newspaper launches attack on CWI

16/06/2014, 1989 massacre apologists accuse Socialist Action (CWI) and radical legislator ‘Long Hair’ of ‘violence’
Dikang, Socialist Action in Hong Kong

Tiananmen massacre remembered at massive Hong Kong vigil

06/06/2014, 180,000 attend ‘6.4’ anniversary protest • Rival protest events show political polarisation
Nate Norman and Jaco Lam, Socialist Action (CWI Hong Kong)

China 1989: 25 years since the mass democracy movement

03/06/2014, China’s dictatorship is haunted by the prospect of a new mass revolt
Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info

China: What lies behind anti-corruption drive?

13/05/2014, Case against former security czar risks dangerous splits in ruling party
Editorial from Socialist 《社会主义者》magazine (issue 26) (CWI)

China: 50,000 strike at sports shoe manufacturers

29/04/2014, Local government, police and company bosses coordinate crackdown
chinworker.info reporters

China: Labour disputes soar

17/04/2014, 40,000 workers paralyse world’s largest sports shoe maker
chinaworker.info reporters

China: Massacre in Kunming risks new spiral of repression and violence

05/03/2014, Shock and disbelief as 29 are hacked to death at railway station
Editorial statement, chinaworker.info

China: Zhou Yongkang: Has Xi caught a ‘tiger’?

26/12/2013, Politically explosive investigation of former security czar marks a new phase of internal power struggle
Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info

China: Third Plenum – more market, more dictatorship

03/12/2013, Xi Jinping’s shift from dictatorship-by-committee to new ‘paramount leader’ is a high-risk strategy
Editorial statement from chinaworker.info

China: Terrorism comes to Tiananmen Square

01/11/2013, Chinese state steps up repression against Uighurs and other national minorities
chinaworker.info

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