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: Guangxi pollution spill may be worst in decades

China: Guangxi pollution spill may be worst in decades

20 tonnes of poisonous metal dumped into tributary of Pearl River Vincent Kolo and Zhang Shujie, chinaworker.info Disaster has struck again. Water supplies to millions of city residents have been put in jeopardy by yet another pollution scandal, this time on the Longjiang River in Guangxi province. The crisis began […]

Hong Kong: Apple Daily advert – We’ve had enough of racism!

Hong Kong: Apple Daily advert – We’ve had enough of racism!

We need united struggle for democratic rights, more money to healthcare and education, and a real future for youth! Yu Wai Pan, Youth Against Racism Today’s advertisement in Apple Daily, attacking mainlanders, represents a new low point for racist statements and political activism in Hong Kong. Hong Kong’s politics is […]

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. […]