CWI International Meeting: Upturn in class struggles across Europe

CWI International Meeting: Upturn in class struggles across Europe

Euro-zone crisis deepensFinghín Kelly, Socialist Party (CWI in Ireland)The International Executive Committee (IEC) of the Committee for a Workers’ International (CWI) met from 17 to 22 January 2011, in Belgium, with over 33 countries represented from Europe, Asia, Latin America and Africa. Following our first IEC meeting report on the […]

China: Socialist Zhang Shujie exposes state repression of left activists

China: Socialist Zhang Shujie exposes state repression of left activists

TV news report highlights the case of CWI supporter Zhang Shujie chinaworker.info New Tang Dynasty Television (NTDTV) carried this report on the case of CWI supporter Zhang Shujie, who fled China in October 2011 with the help of CWI comrades and others. Zhang is currently fighting for the right to […]

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 […]