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World capitalism finds no way out of crisis

World capitalism finds no way out of crisis

Despite the surface impression of ‘recovery’, the world crisis of capitalism has got worse

Protests against World Cup in Brazil

Protests against World Cup in Brazil

Against corruption, wasteful spending and police brutality Dave Hundorf, chinaworker.info On Friday 13 June supporters of Socialist Action (CWI) in Hong Kong protested at the city’s Brazilian consulate. The protest was one of many around the world coordinated by the Committee for a Workers’ International in solidarity with Brazil’s mass protest movement […]

CWI Summer School: New uprisings hit Latin America

CWI Summer School: New uprisings hit Latin America

Brazil, Venezuela, Cuba and Latin America Laura Fitzgerald, Socialist Party (CWI Ireland) Johan Rivas, CWI activist in Venezuela, introduced a discussion on Latin America at this year’s CWI Summer School. He noted the opening of a new period in the situation in Latin America as the ‘Great Recession’ hits the continent, […]

Brazil: A victory for the mass struggle

Brazil: A victory for the mass struggle

Governors of Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, and many other cities cut transport fares but the struggle must continue. Andre Ferrari, LSR (CWI Brazil) Following the tsunami of mass struggles during recent days, the state government of Sao Paulo, the prefects of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, the two […]