What’s behind the Japan-China island conflict?

What’s behind the Japan-China island conflict?

Rising national tensions point to new turbulent era in East Asia Vincent Kolo presents a view of the Diaoyu Island conflict as a contribution to discussion within the Chinese section of the CWI The conflict over disputed islands in the East China Sea has triggered the most serious diplomatic crisis […]

Hong Kong: Massive protest movement against school brainwashing plan

Hong Kong: Massive protest movement against school brainwashing plan

Mass movement develops rapidly, then its leaders call a sudden halt Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) comments: Not many governments can match the record of Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-ying (“CY”) for pushing so many angry people to join street protests in so short a time. In the eleven […]

Hong Kong: Vote LSD on September 9! Punish C.Y. and the corrupt establishment politicians!

Hong Kong: Vote LSD on September 9! Punish C.Y. and the corrupt establishment politicians!

Prepare now for mass struggle – a socialist alternative is needed Dikang, Socialist Action Hong Kong’s Legislative Council elections on September 9 take place against the backdrop of an unprecedented political crisis. Hundreds of thousands of ordinary people have shown their anger at the current state of affairs, joining huge […]

Hong Kong: Massive protest against school brainwashing plan

Hong Kong: Massive protest against school brainwashing plan

90,000 march against government’s new national education curriculum  Dikang, Socialist Action (CWI) in Hong Kong A monster demonstration on Sunday “729” (July 29) completed a disastrous first month for Hong Kong’s new government and its leader, C.Y. Leung. More than 90,000 people – students, parents, teachers and others – packed […]

Hong Kong: 400,000 march against CY Leung on his first day in office

Hong Kong: 400,000 march against CY Leung on his first day in office

The 15th anniversary of the handover of Hong Kong to China sees the largest turnout on the annual July 1 demonstration since 2003 Pasha Wan, Socialist Action (CWI Hong Kong) The demonstration in Hong Kong saw enormous crowds chanting “CY Leung, Quit!” as the new chief executive has recently been […]