Post Tagged with: "Occupation"

France 1968: Capitalism brought to its knees

France 1968: Capitalism brought to its knees

Going over these great events can help prepare a whole generation for the new and bigger strike battles that lie ahead in France and internationally

Australia: Humanitarian emergency on Manus

Australia: Humanitarian emergency on Manus

Unions should refuse work that punishes refugees

Taiwan: Occupation of parliament ends after 24 days

Taiwan: Occupation of parliament ends after 24 days

What are the lessons of the island’s ‘sunflower movement’? Taiwan has witnessed an unprecedented mass protest movement since 18 March when around 200 students occupied the main chamber of the Legislative Yuan (parliament) to stop the ratification of the contentious Cross-Strait Service Trade Agreement (CSSTA) between Taiwan and China. The […]