Category Archives: English

Colombia: Support the National Strike

For the past two weeks, Colombia’s trade union centres have been preparing a major national strike for 21 November. We expect it to be the largest in years and millions will mobilise against the austerity measures of Duque government endorsed … Continue reading

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All support to the Chilean people!

Thousands of young people, workers and popular sectors took to the streets in Santiago and in all the cities of the country to repudiate the actions of President Piñera and the military. While the barricades in Ecuador, where the indigenous … Continue reading

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Lebanon: Popular revolt against the government’s austerity policy The people want the regime to leave!

In Lebanon, since 17 October, the most massive mobilisations in the country’s history against the austerity policies the government set in motion has continued. Starting especially in Beirut and other cities of the country, the people are on the streets. … Continue reading

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Stop Xenophobic and Racist Lynchings in the Dominican Republic!

We publish here a statement by the Socialist Workers’ Movement (MST) from the Dominican Republic. The undersigned organizations and personalities are trying to shine a spotlight on the persistence of racist hate crimes in the Dominican Republic. We wish to … Continue reading

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Nicaragua: 40 years after Somoza’s fall, another dictatorship

By Miguel Sorans* The triumph of the revolution in 1979 was a great impact and generated great expectations. After 45 days of a general strike and the armed struggle of the FSLN (Sandinista National Liberation Front), the National Guard was … Continue reading

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China/Hong Kong: Thousands on the streets for more freedoms

In recent weeks hundreds of thousands of young people mobilised in Hong Kong, initially against the extradition law promoted by the pro-Beijing government of Carrie Lam’s, and then to take up again the democratic slogans that promoted the massive mobilisations … Continue reading

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Free Louisa Hanoune and all political prisoners in Algeria

The Algerian people are still mobilised to demand an end to the dictatorial regime of hunger and poverty and in defence of democratic freedoms, after having achieved the resignation of dictator Abdelaziz Bouteflika. However, the Constitutional Council postponed the 4 … Continue reading

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Academic meeting on Leon Trotsky in Cuba

Report by a correspondent of International Correspondence, the magazine of the IWU-FI The first Leon Trotsky International Academic Event, sponsored by the Philosophy Institute and the Juan Marinello Cuban Institute of Cultural Research, was held at the Benito Juarez house … Continue reading

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Venezuela: We repudiate the coup attempt!

A coup attempt is ongoing, summoned by Guaido, the National Assembly bosses’ parties and sponsored by Donald Trump and the United States. A military sector has released Leopoldo Lopez, who was under house arrest, and they have stationed in front … Continue reading

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Nicaragua: We demand the immediate appearance and liberation of Yader Parajon!

On Tuesday 16 April 2019, the Nicaraguan police kidnapped young Yader Parajon from his home. Since then, we know nothing of his whereabouts. Yader is an important student activist against the dictatorship of Daniel Ortega and his wife Rosario Murillo. … Continue reading

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