The death toll is rising from the Syrian army’s brutal assault on the mass uprising in the city of Hama and other areas.
US recovery strangled and European debt crisis deepening
After months of vicious manoeuvring between Republican and Democratic factions, the US Congress and president Obama agreed on a budget deal only hours before the deadline to raise the Federal government’s borrowing limit.
Inner-party struggles as repression tightened
The CWI School, which took place in Leuven, Belgium between 24 and 29 July, was opened by Peter Taaffe of the CWI’s International Secretariat on ‘Europe in turmoil, the youth revolt and the current stage […]
Working class beginning to lose fear
The package does little or nothing to reduce the unsustainable debt mountain or stimulate economic growth