Aren't we all feeling so much safer knowing about the anonymous “Quiet Resistance Inside the Trump Administration,” revealed by the bombshell New York Times op-ed, assuring us “that many of the senior officials in his own administration are working diligently from within to frustrate parts of his (...)
The Left Bloc was formed about twenty years ago in Portugal, by the fusion of forces from the anti-capitalist left and the social movement. Today, together with the Communist Party, it is the main formation of the combative left in the country. Based on the Bloc's experience, Francisco Louçã (...)
Russia's intensifying neoliberal policies and the accompanying conservative rhetoric are clear evidence of the prolonged crisis facing the Putin regime. - IV524 - September 2018 / Russia
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The RiMaflow cooperative has been forced to close.
Its chairman has been accused with outrageous and unfounded charges.
This won't cancel our cooperative's social project.
We want Massimo Lettieri to be freed immediately!! - IV524 - September 2018 / (...)
After more than two million people in Catalonia voted to declare independence from the Spanish state in October 2017, the state struck back. The Spanish central government, under the conservative President Mariano Rajoy, dissolved the Catalán government and charged its leaders with crimes of (...)
Camila Baron, Cinzia Arruzza, Gabriela Mitidieri, Luci Cavallero, Paula Varela, Tithi Bhattacharya, Verónica Gago
A bill to legalize abortion narrowly failed in the Argentinian Senate. But feminist movements have already effected a social revolution in South America. Luci Cavallero, Verónica Gago, Paula Varela, Camila Barón, and Gabriela Mitidieri were interviewed by Cinzia Arruzza and Tithi Bhattacharya. - (...)
US relations with their long standing ally Turkey have now been at their worst, following the US president's decision to declare an economic and diplomatic war in Turkey, doubling tariffs on imports of aluminum (20%) and steel (50%). The consequences for the Turkish economy will be huge: in one (...)
The British Labour Party's ruling National Executive Committee (NEC) next meets on September 4. There are many crucial matters on the agenda, including which of the proposals from the Democracy review will be put to Annual Conference later in September in Liverpool. But one item will overshadow (...)
We should be honest about the Communist Party of the Philippines' record, including its assassinations of left-wing activists. - 4. Features / Philippines