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Mexican activist Nestora Salgado on hunger strike

Mexican activist Nestora Salgado on hunger strike

Growing protests against vicious treatment of local community self-defence activist Tomi Mori

Hong Kong’s Long Term Housing Strategy – another failure!

Hong Kong’s Long Term Housing Strategy – another failure!

The high cost of housing has been the number one concern for the people Hong Kong over the last decade Pasha, Socialist Action Ordinary working people can no longer find a decent home to live in, especially young people. The number of applicants in the queue for public housing reached […]

Hong Kong: CY Leung must go! Relaunch school strikes!

Hong Kong: CY Leung must go! Relaunch school strikes!

Build a bottom-up democratically elected leadership for ‘umbrella movement’ The is the text of a new leaflet from Socialist Action (CWI) for the 10 October demonstrations in Hong Kong The Hong Kong political crisis has taken new dramatic turns. The government’s attempt to use fake negotiations to disband the protest […]

China: The great slowdown

China: The great slowdown

 Signs the mammoth property bubble is finally bursting belie Beijing’s upbeat GDP data Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info On July 16 the Chinese government released its GDP figures for the second quarter, causing global financial markets to heave a collective sigh of relief as 7.5 percent growth was announced. This figure (Beijing’s […]

China: Corruption probe begins against Zhou Yongkang

China: Corruption probe begins against Zhou Yongkang

Former security chief is the most senior scalp to be claimed by Xi Jinping’s anti-graft campaign chinaworker.info It was officially announced today that former security chief Zhou Yongkang is under investigation for “serious disciplinary violations” – CCP-speak for corruption. The announcement has been expected for a long time, with news […]