CCP’s police state in Hong Kong
Campaign launch discussed solidarity with workers, feminists and democracy activists The following article is based on a speech by Vincent Kolo of chinaworker.info at a launch meeting for the SARCHK campaign on 9 June, 2021, in England, Wales and Sc...
New international campaign: Solidarity Against Repression in China and Hong Kong
Since the mass struggles in Hong Kong in 2019 the dictatorship of Xi Jinping has responded with unprecedented repression. This is aimed at destroying the movement and preventing future mass struggles in Hong Kong and China. In light of these attacks, International Socialist Alternative (ISA) is launching the campaign Solidarity Against Repression in China and Hong Kong.
China: The unreal world of Xi Jinping
Chinese regime’s propaganda goes into overdrive as Xi positions himself for unprecedented third term This article is from Socialist Alternative, the political magazine of the Socialist Party (ISA) in Ireland. By Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info There i...
China’s “twin sessions” open as Xi Jinping seeks more power
The NPC/CPPCC sessions are great news for billionaires – bad news for workers and Hong Kong Vincent Kolo. chinaworker.info China’s “twin sessions” or Lianghui, the annual gatherings of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) an...
Hong Kong mass arrests – Xi Jinping strikes while Western powers are in disarray
Mass arrests of democratic opposition under China’s national security law ISA reporters in Hong Kong The latest sweeping crackdown by the Chinese dictatorship (CCP) in Hong Kong effectively bans political opposition in the city. The fragile ‘democr...
China: repression or “reform”?
The dominant group within the ruling party stand for continued but ‘smarter’ repression. Here we republish this article which was first published 11 July 2011. Despite the dictatorship’s triumphalist propaganda about its economic achievements, th...
China: Xi regime declares war on Jack Ma and Ant Group
CCP dictatorship’s plan to curb the power of tech oligarchs sends shockwaves through the system. Lee Yong, chinaworker.info This article first appeared on chinaworker.info on 14 November and has been translated to English for ISA. The last-minute...
Capitalism and the Chinese state
How was capitalism restored in China? This article was first published in 2015 in the Greek magazine Marxist Thought. It is now published in English for the first time. Vincent Kolo In March, China’s ornamental ‘parliament’ the National People’s C...
Hong Kong national security law – Xi Jinping’s “nuclear option”
The imposition of the new national security law in Hong Kong by the Chinese dictatorship (CCP) is a massive blow to democratic and political rights Per-Ake Westerlund and Vincent Kolo The effect of the Chinese regime’s new law is similar to a milit...
China: Tiananmen Square movement of 1989 reverberates today
In 1989, Chinese students and workers shook the world Joshua Koritz, Socialist Alternative (US) Here we are publishing an article from our US comrades of Socialist Alternative looking back on the mass democracy struggle in China in 1989.&n...
Hiroshima G7 ramps up US-China Cold War
The Group of Seven (G7) major Western capitalist economies met in Japan on 19-21 May As expected these governments used this opportunity to ramp u...