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How the British working class won the right to vote

How the British working class won the right to vote

150 years since the 1867 Reform Act

Hong Kong’s democracy struggle faces major test

Hong Kong’s democracy struggle faces major test

Sally Tang Mei-ching of Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) says only an all-China mass movement can defeat one-party dictatorship chinaworker.info interviewed Sally Tang Mei-ching about the latest dramatic events in Hong Kong. On 31 August the Chinese government laid down very restrictive rules for Hong Kong’s coming elections. What […]

Hong Kong: Occupy Central leader’s comments cast doubt over occupation plan

Hong Kong: Occupy Central leader’s comments cast doubt over occupation plan

After NPC ruling democracy activists are perplexed by Benny Tai Yiu-ting’s comments that the strategic part of struggle “should end” Socialist Action reporters Hong Kong politics have been thrown into turmoil by the ruling of China’s National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee on Sunday, which bars the way to democratic […]