Syria: Turning point in civil war?

Regime causes untold civilian suffering and death… rebels’ carry out sectarian massacres – No to imperialist intervention

Tibetans in revolt – what is the way forward?

Tibetans in revolt – what is the way forward?

Chinese regime’s repression responsible for Tibetan self-immolations

Hong Kong: Fight against sexual violence and discrimination

Hong Kong: Fight against sexual violence and discrimination

International Women’s Day celebrated in Hong Kong Sally Tang, Socialist Action in Hong Kong On IWD 8 March this year for the third year running Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) held a joint international manifestation bringing together women’s groups from different ethnic backgrounds, to stress the importance of International […]

Taiwan: Biggest ever demonstrations against nuclear power

Taiwan: Biggest ever demonstrations against nuclear power

Over 200,000 take to the streets on the eve of Japan’s Fukushima anniversary – to demand a nuclear-free Taiwan Hsu Hsiao-ming and Pasha in Taipei Massive demonstrations were held across Taiwan on ‘309’ – Saturday 9 March – demanding the scrapping of nuclear power. The protests were timed on the […]

Hong Kong: Another ‘Scrooge’ budget

Hong Kong: Another ‘Scrooge’ budget

Calls for increased welfare spending and affordable housing are deafening, but this government only listens to the rich Dikang, Socialist Action John Tsang’s sixth budget presented at the end of February resembles all the others – stingy beyond belief. Apart from some familiar ‘sweeteners’ – electricity and rent rebates – […]