Category Archives: National

Solidaridad con las protestas en Wall Street

Declaración La protesta social en el Puente de Brooklyn, con la injusta detención de 700 manifestantes, muestra que en el propio Estados Unidos está llegando la rebelión mundial contra el ajuste capitalista a los trabajadores y a los sectores populares. … Continue reading

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US:One step forward, two steps back

Last month’s legalization of same-sex marriage in New York was a small step forward. Already, politicians are taking credit for this milestone; such is the case of New York Democratic Gov.-Cuomo who is using this to advance his own political agenda. … Continue reading

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Concerning Osama bin Laden

We recommend to read these articles from the following web pages: http://uit-ci.org/modules/news/article.php?storyid=1788 And also these others: http://www.democracynow.org/2011/5/2/ex_state_department_official_matthew_hoh ===========================================

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The American Civil War

By Mercedes Petit This year marks the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War that abolished slavery in the United States and changed the course of history. We publish here an article by Mercedes Petit that looks at the origins … Continue reading

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New York:Workers and students march to protest budget cuts

By Rodolfo Tirabarro On March 24, a protest to oppose layoffs and cuts in ​​health and education halted traffic in the financial district of New York. New York is being hit badly by the financial crisis. Meanwhile, politicians are trying … Continue reading

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Marcha popular en Nueva York en contra de los recortes

 Por Rodolfo Tirabarro El jueves 24 el transito en el centro financiero de la ciudad de Nueva York se vio afectado a causa de una protesta en contra de las amenazas de despidos masivos y recortes en el área de … Continue reading

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Venezuelan trade unionists in solidarity with Wisconsin

We publish here a letter that Venezuelan trade unionists sent to the South Central Federation of Labor in Wisconsin to express their solidarity in the fight against goverment cuts and anti-union legislation. —————————————————– Dear Colleagues From South Central Federation of Labor: Wisconsin … Continue reading

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Sindicalistas venezolanos en solidaridad con Wisconsin

A continuación publicamos una carta enviada por sindicalistas venezolanos al sindicato South Central Federación of Labor de Wisconsin en solidaridad con la lucha en contra de los recortes. ——————————————- Estimados camaradas De South Central Federation of Labor: Trabajadores de Wisconsin … Continue reading

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Wisconsin: Workers call for general strike

On February 21, the Madison South Central Labor Federation (SCFL) –with a membership of 45,000 which includes fire fighters, teachers and nurses among others– voted to endorse a general strike. The general strike will take place on the day that … Continue reading

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Our winter of discontent

By Emmanuel Santos It has been a brutal winter filled with news about government cuts in education, healthcare and subsidies for families too poor to afford paying for heat. The Obama administration –in alliance with the Republicans –is behind these … Continue reading

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