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Demand release of arrested Chinese women activists

Demand release of arrested Chinese women activists

Has the commemoration of International Women’s Day also now been outlawed in China? Sally Tang Mei-Ching, Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) The Chinese dictatorship celebrated International Women’s Day by arresting women activists, a move that has caused outrage around the world. The arrests highlight the widening repression under Xi […]

China: Capitalism is pushing back women’s rights

China: Capitalism is pushing back women’s rights

Wage gap has widened and sex discrimination in the job market is rampant Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info China Central Television’s gala to celebrate the Lunar New Year is reportedly the most watched television programme in the world. It is broadcast live on 189 state-run channels and the viewing audience, despite falling […]

The Wolf of Wall Street – film review

The Wolf of Wall Street – film review

The Hollywood film The Wolf of Wall Street has generated a lot of controversy This film is based on the memoirs of Jordan Belfort, a finance shark who according to the US government still owes his victims US$100m in restitution. The film is banned in Nepal and Malaysia. Socialist Action is completely against […]

Campaign in Britain “Rape is No Joke”

Campaign in Britain “Rape is No Joke”

Following high profile cases such as those of Julian Assange and Dominique Strauss Kahn, there has been much debate recently about rape and sexual assault.  Sarah Wrack, first published in “Socialism Today, magazine of the Socialist Party (CWI England and Wales) On the Slutwalks and other protests, anger on these […]