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    China: A significant retreat in Maoming

    Mass protests against crematorium force government to back down in fear of a new Hong Kong Dahu, chinaworker.info At the end of November, thousands took to the streets in Wenlou in angry protests against plans to build a crematorium. 1,000 riot pol...

    Socialists and the democratic struggle

    Socialists fight for all, even limited democratic advances, but explain the need to overthrow capitalism Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info The following is a reprint from September 2010 of our reply to criticisms on social media from a sectar...

    Hong Kong: Harsh jail terms for Umbrella activists

    The government’s prosecution of the “Occupy 9” was a show trial, the aim of which is to criminalise the democracy struggle in Hong Kong Adam N. Lee, Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) The trial and sentencing, four years after the events, of nine ...

    Hong Kong’s democracy struggle – how to break the impasse?

    Carrie Lam’s government faces its biggest challenges since taking office Editorial from Socialist (社会主义者‏) magazine issue 51, Spring 2019 Increased authoritarian rule and a political crackdown in Hong Kong have not translated into stable g...

    Hong Kong: Housing crisis sets new records

    Hong Kong faces a housing emergency Adam N Lee, Socialist Action Year after year Hong Kong holds the number one ranking for the most unaffordable housing in the world. For young people the situation is terrible. Three out of every four ...

    Take #MeToo to the streets

    Global feminist protests against sexual violence and gender discrimination International Women’s Day statement by Socialist Action Once again we are marching alongside socialist and working class feminists around the world to turn Internat...

    International Women’s Day in Hong Kong

    Migrant women workers protest against modern day slavery Socialist Action reporters (CWI in Hong Kong) “My first time as a domestic worker in Hong Kong was really bad, I got no days off and the employer even confiscated my mobile phone,” says Mica,...

    Hong Kong: New Year protest against government corruption

    Anger as government drops Leung and Cheng prosecutions Zuo Ren, Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) Marchers in Hong Kong on 1 January will protest official corruption and the refusal of the Hong Kong government to pursue legal action agai...

    Hong Kong’s migrant domestic workers – up against an unjust racist system

    City’s success – built on backs of migrant labour Garrett Johnstone, Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) Hundreds of migrant workers marched in Hong Kong on Sunday, 9 September, to demand a 24.6 percent increase in their monthly wages to HK$5,5...

    Hong Kong: Protest new attacks on refugees

    Need for united struggle by local and foreign-born workers against an unjust system Jen Left   Socialist Action Carrie Lam’s government has unveiled new attacks on asylum seekers. This is a deliberate attempt to stir up racism. The government w...

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    Britain: Tory vs. Tory-lite – Which way forward after the election?

    Only mass resistance will bring change under a Labour government Socialist Alternative (ISA in England, Wales & Scotland) The Tories are gasping...

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