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China: Has the pandemic strengthened or weakened Xi Jinping?

Xi Jinping and Li Keqiang at the NPC meeting.

Conflicts with India and the US • Splits in the CCP dictatorship • Tens of millions unemployed

Hong Kong: People see this as the “final battle”

Hong Kong police have made 8,000 arrests since mass democracy protests erupted a year ago.

Per Olsson of Offensiv (ISA’s weekly newspaper in Sweden) asked Dikang of Socialist Action in Hong Kong about the recent dramatic events there.

Capitalist rivalry, trade wars & Globalisation Today

Capitalist rivalry, trade wars & Globalisation Today

The last year-and-a-half has seen a steady escalation of a trade war between the world’s two major capitalist powers, the United States and China. This dispute takes place against the background of the world economy undergoing a period of what has been described as “slowbalisation” and a reversal of the […]

Germany: 25 years since November 9

Germany: 25 years since November 9

Berlin Wall brought down by mass revolutionary movement By Robert Bechert, CWI, who was living in Berlin in 1989 While, for millions, the 1989 opening of the Berlin Wall was rightly celebrated as a great victory for democratic rights, the official celebrations to mark its 25th anniversary have been dominated […]