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Hong Kong: A socialist election campaign

Hong Kong: A socialist election campaign

Socialist Action’s 2011 District Council election campaign resulted in new recruits, experience and publicity for a socialist alternative Dikang, Socialist Action We republish this article from 29 November 2011 about that year’s District Council elections. New elections loom in November and Socialist Action is preparing to run again. This article shows how socialists […]

Fight discrimination and violence against women

Fight discrimination and violence against women

International Women’s Day leaflet from Socialist Action (CWI supporters) in Hong Kong Fight against discrimination and violence against women For equal pay and strong public services Socialist Action will join thousands of others fighting for women’s rights on 8 March. We are part of the Committee for a Workers’ International, a […]

International Women’s Day in Hong Kong

International Women’s Day in Hong Kong

Women of different nationalities are out on the streets protesting for women’s rights. Socialist Action reporters International Women’s Day, celebrated annually on 8 March, is a day to commemorate the struggle of women for their rights. On 7 March, Socialist Action (CWI supporters in Hong Kong) together with the Refugee […]

Chinese New Year highlights extreme class divisions

Chinese New Year highlights extreme class divisions

Four billionaires ‘created’ every week while workers fight to collect their wages chinaworker.info The world’s biggest annual migration is under way with the majority of China’s 270 million migrant workers making their way home to provinces far from the cities where they live and work. According to official data more than […]

Hong Kong: Erwiana returns to face new ordeal

Hong Kong: Erwiana returns to face new ordeal

Hong Kong and Indonesian governments should also stand trial over migrant workers’ rights Socialist Action reporters in Hong Kong The return of Erwiana Sulistyaningsih to Hong Kong is a major event for the city’s 330,000 migrant domestic workers. Erwiana arrived from Indonesia along with family members and supporters on 7 […]