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Una ventana se ha abierto poniendo en evidencia tanto a Amazon como a su billonario CEO Jeff Bezos, revelando aspectos nada edificantes sobre las prácticas de esta multinacional. En 2017, con unos beneficios de 5.600...

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What now for the world economy? All is not well with capitalism. Economic jitters parallel political volatility. Stock market highs in December turned to mass share sell-offs in February. Colossal personal and governmental debt stalks...

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A window has been opened onto the inner life of Amazon and its billionaire CEO Jeff Bezos. What has been revealed is not pretty. In 2017, with profits on U.S. operations of $5.6 billion, Amazon...

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Trump Provokes New Conflicts Per-Åke Westerlund, from Offensiv (the weekly paper of CWI Sweden) This article appeared in the Swedish socialist newspaper Offensiv on March 14, one week before the U.S. government further escalated trade...

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El pasado mes de junio, Amazon compró la cadena de supermercados Whole Foods por 13,7 billones de dólares, siguiendo su política de expansión corporativa. Los trabajadores de Whole Foods, mal pagados, pero que ya conocen...

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Trillions of dollars were liquidated in major stock market corrections during the first week of February. While the mainstream capitalist media are trying to reassure themselves that the economic “fundamentals” are sound, the stock market...

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All political and economic power to the workers and the people! Izquierda Revolucionaria (CWI in Venezuela) Electoral defeats of the right and increase in dissatisfaction with the bureaucracy Since the victory of the government in...

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Comienzan a moverse nuevos sectores de la clase trabajadora. Los trabajadores de los supermercados Target en Christiansburg, Virginia, se declararon en huelga durante cinco días en septiembre, consiguiendo su principal reivindicación relacionada con la discriminación...

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With the rise of technology, the invention of the internet, and an overall shift towards convenience, the retail industry as we know it is changing rapidly. Amazon, Jeff Bezos’ multi-billion dollar corporation, is becoming the...

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People’s Bank of China governor warns economic bubble could burst chinaworker.info statement (2nd in our three-part series of articles on October’s 19th Congress of the Chinese Communist Party) There are a great many “Ponzi” features present...

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