Syria: Turning point in civil war?

Regime causes untold civilian suffering and death… rebels’ carry out sectarian massacres – No to imperialist intervention

South Korea: ‘Strong man’s daughter’, Park, sworn in as president

South Korea: ‘Strong man’s daughter’, Park, sworn in as president

But Park Geun-hye’s right-wing agenda will face mounting mass resistance CWI reporters in South Korea On 25 February, Park Geun-hye of the right-wing Saenuri (New Frontier) party, and daughter of assassinated military dictator Park Chung-hee, was sworn in as president of South Korea. Park becomes the first woman head of […]

Mali: French army intervention will amplify the chaos

Mali: French army intervention will amplify the chaos

For a mass struggle of workers and poor to defeat imperialism and fundamentalist reaction Leila Messaoudi, Gauche Révolutionnaire (CWI in France) The sudden decision for a direct French military intervention in Northern Mali has not come from nowhere. Preparations for this have been underway for a number of weeks. French […]

Campaign in Britain “Rape is No Joke”

Campaign in Britain “Rape is No Joke”

Following high profile cases such as those of Julian Assange and Dominique Strauss Kahn, there has been much debate recently about rape and sexual assault.  Sarah Wrack, first published in “Socialism Today, magazine of the Socialist Party (CWI England and Wales) On the Slutwalks and other protests, anger on these […]

South Africa: Media reports on new workers’ party launch

South Africa: Media reports on new workers’ party launch

South African press announces founding of Workers’ and Socialist Party socialistworld.net Having already reported here on the important launch of the Workers’ and Socialist Party, a new party for the mass of South African workers, initiated by mineworkers’ strike committees, and the Democratic Socialist Movement (CWI in South Africa), we publish […]