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Demand release of arrested Chinese women activists

Demand release of arrested Chinese women activists

Has the commemoration of International Women’s Day also now been outlawed in China? Sally Tang Mei-Ching, Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) The Chinese dictatorship celebrated International Women’s Day by arresting women activists, a move that has caused outrage around the world. The arrests highlight the widening repression under Xi […]

Philippines ‘economic miracle’ – a neo-liberal nightmare for the masses

Philippines ‘economic miracle’ – a neo-liberal nightmare for the masses

Forced evictions, poverty wages and repression is the reality for millions By a CWI correspondent in Philippines There is a lot of hype about a Philippines ‘economic miracle’ and high GDP growth rates during the current Benigno Aquino presidency (since 2010). But this is nothing new. GDP grew at roughly […]

Vital lessons of Hong Kong’s ‘Umbrella Revolution’

Vital lessons of Hong Kong’s ‘Umbrella Revolution’

Mass struggle needs genuine internal democracy and a fighting working class programme to defeat the CCP dictatorship chinaworker.info The epic ‘Umbrella Revolution’ has raged for seven weeks, now holding out for longer even than the historic Tiananmen Square mass movement that was crushed in 1989. The current Hong Kong protests […]

Hong Kong: Government and police coordinate criminal attacks on ‘Umbrella’ protest movement

Hong Kong: Government and police coordinate criminal attacks on ‘Umbrella’ protest movement

Reject fake ‘negotiations’ • Organise democratic defence committees to repel attacks and kick out CY Leung’s brutal government! Dikang, Socialist Action (CWI Hong Kong) On Friday 3 October, with protests ranks dipping after six days of occupations, standoffs with police, and the end of a two-day public holiday, the mass democracy […]

“No to negotiations with brutal Hong Kong government!”

Socialist Action stall in Mong Kok occupation.

Reject fake ‘negotiations’ • Build democratic defence committees to repel attacks • Kick out CY Leung’s brutal government Leaflet issued by Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) for October 5 democracy demonstrations There is little doubt the government has orchestrated the anti-occupation violence of recent days to try to break […]