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Giuliano Brunetti, Resistenze Internazionali (CWI Italy) A few weeks before the 4 March general election, the country is still dominated by a profound economic crisis and serious social consequences. On the political plain, the centre-right...

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Edmund Schluessel, Sosialistinen Vaihtoehto (CWI Finland) Helsinki was at a standstill on Friday, 2 February, as a strike by the transport union, AKT, quickly escalated into national action against the so-called “Active Model” of unemployment....

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By Yanis Varoufakis   Published by Atlantic Books, 2017 Reviewed by Paul Murphy TD Adults In The Room is a must-read for those who aspire to building a left that can achieve governmental power and...

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The proclamation of the Catalan Republic by the Catalan parliament provoked an immediate, furious response from the Spanish ruling class, state, and PP government as well as from Ciudadanos (right wing Spanish nationalist Party) and...

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New spring of protest opens up, as 1,000s arrested Socialist Alternative (CWI Russia) Reporters Two neighbouring countries, Belarus and Russia, have seen significant mass protests over last weekend. Saturday 25th March – protests against Belarus...

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President Lukashenko must go! Daniil Raskolnikov (translation of article from the Russian CWI site www.socialist.news) Former U.S. Secretary of State, Condalezza Rice, first dubbed Belarus the, “last dictatorship in Europe,” over ten years ago, and...

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Oppose Wilders and the “Mainstream” Right – Build a Mass Workers’ Party that Struggles for Socialism The most important feature of the national elections in the Netherlands is the colossal defeat for the outgoing austerity coalition...

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What is behind Trump’s attack? Per-Åke Westerlund, Rättvisepartiet Socialisterna (CWI Sweden) “You see what happened last night in Sweden.? Sweden!…Who could believe it? Sweden.” Those comments in typical Trump style, made in a speech in...

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Last Saturday, 18 February, saw Barcelona hold the biggest demonstration in Europe in support of refugees under the slogan 'Volem acollir' (We want to welcome them). Between 300,000 and 500,000 people according to the organisers,...

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For unified struggle for women’s rights and against capitalism From Socialist Alternative (Russian CWI) website (socialist.news) Socialist Alternative, the Russian section of the CWI, took part in an “individual picket” outside the State Duma (Parliament)...

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