Europe: No to the debt! No to the austerity! No to the blackmail!

Europe: No to the debt! No to the austerity! No to the blackmail!

International struggle can end dictatorship of the markets Joint declaration by CWI sections in Greece, Portugal, Ireland, Italy and Spain In 2012, the markets and capitalist governments which serve them, have more misery in store. This will mean a deepening both of the economic crisis, and of the war being […]

Newsflash: 48-hour general strike tomorrow in Greece

Newsflash: 48-hour general strike tomorrow in Greece

Anger spilling over against troika austerity socialistworld.net After Tuesday’s 24-hour general strike in Greece, the situation has escalated rapidly. While the capitalist politicians, after some token hesitation, have signed up lock stock and barrel to the Troika’s second ‘bailout’ and brutal austerity attached to it, the working class is lining […]

China: CWI’s Zhang Shujie spoke at hearing in Sweden’s parliament

China: CWI’s Zhang Shujie spoke at hearing in Sweden’s parliament

How the security police operate CWI reporters in Stockholm “I was warned that I could get several years in prison for ‘contact with a banned organization’ and for ‘crimes related to national security.’ Zhang Shujie, a socialist from China, gave witness at a hearing at the Swedish parliament on Thursday. […]

‘Long Hair’ to attend Stockholm hearing on state repression in China

‘Long Hair’ to attend Stockholm hearing on state repression in China

LSD legislator from Hong Kong to speak in support of young socialist Zhang Shujie, forced to flee China chinaworker.info Hong Kong legislator ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung is in Sweden to attend a seminar in the Riksdag (parliament) on state repression in China. The seminar on Thursday 26 January is hosted […]

Riots: Who broke Britain?

Riots: Who broke Britain?

August’s explosive events revealed a class society in crisis Sarah Sachs-Eldridge, Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales), first published in Socialism Today On Thursday 4 August police shot dead Mark Duggan on the streets of Tottenham. Local outrage at the killing was the spark for what followed in north London […]