14 April: International No Patents Day. Vaccines for all

International Workers’ Unity-Fourth International On 14 April the World Trade Organisation (WTO) will meet in Geneva to discuss the removal or suspension of patents, which the big pharmaceutical transnationals controlled…

All support for the struggle of the peoples of Myanmar-Burma against the military dictatorship

IWU-FI The coup d’état of 1 February has put an end to the co-rule exercised since 2015 by the National League for Democracy (NLD) headed by Aung San Suu Kyi and the…

Outstanding electoral result for an indigenous candidate in Ecuador

By Miguel Lamas Photo source: El Comercio (Ecuador) On 7 February, Ecuador held its national presidential elections, amid a profound political crisis. The Correa’s protege candidate Andres Arauz got 32…

The general strike in Haiti and the struggle against the PHTK regime

PHOTO SOURCE: El Pais Digital (Argentina) We publish here two perspectives from the Haitian Left on the current crisis in Haiti Jaques Roméo (February 7) The unions and the Haitian…

Maduro steps up his attacks against critical-Chavismo

Originally published in Venezuelan Voices Photo credit: ANTV Following the fraudulent elections of the National Assembly (AN) in December 2020, the de facto government headed by Maduro has stepped up its threats…

Myanmar: People’s revolt against the coup

By Miguel Lamas A general strike started on Monday 8 February and massive mobilisations are shaking Myanmar (formerly Burma). They reject the military coup d’état on Monday 1 February that…

Support for the struggle of the Haitian people against the dictatorship of Jovenel Moïse

Note: The IWU-FI approved this resolution at its VII Congress in December 2020. There is currently a general strike under way in Haiti, in which the country has come to…

Patents are destroying the global vaccination campaign

IWU-FI Press statement | 30 January 2021 As the COVID-19 epidemic continues unabated, the crisis in vaccination plans erupts around the world. The nefarious role of the multinationals of the…

USA: Change of leadership in the main imperialist power

By Simón Rodríguez The inauguration on 20 January of Joe Biden, a veteran of the Democratic Party, marks a political change from the four years of the “mad emperor” Trump.…

Call to Action for January 20

The Covid relief bill passed by the Democrats and Republicans is too little and too late. And regardless of any vaccines, the economic crisis that working class people are experiencing…