Ukraine War: New offensive or continued stalemate?
The most likely perspective remains that the war will continue for a long time. Neither side has any interest in negotiations Per-Ake Westerlund, Socialistiskt Alternativ (ISA in Sweden) (This article was first published on 11 April 2023) The expe...
Germany: Demo in Berlin – For a left-wing, anti-war movement
Up to 30,000 people followed the call to protest made by the prominent, but also polarizing Sahra Wagenknecht of DIE LINKE (the Left Party) and “second-wave” bourgeois feminist, Alice Schwarzer, on February 25 in Berlin. In the days before, there had...
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.
Eighty years since Leon Trotsky’s assassination
Arming a New Generation with Revolutionary Method. Lynn Walsh On 20 August, 1940, Trotsky was struck a fatal blow with an ice-pick by Ramon Mercader, an agent sent to Mexico by Stalin’s secret police, the GPU, to murder the exiled revolutionary, ...
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...