Sri Lanka: Mass storming of Presidential Palace forces Gotabaya Rajapaksa out of power
The revolution continues, the whole system has to go! Serge Jordan, ISA (This article was first published on 10 July 2022) Fast-paced events in crisis-ridden Sri Lanka have taken yet a new turn today, Saturday 9 July, as hundreds of thousands of p...
Sri Lanka: Appointment of Ranil Wickremesinghe will not fix anything
Following weeks of mass protests, strikes, and general strikes across Sri Lanka, President Gotabhaya Rajapakse appointed Ranil Wickremesinghe as Prime Minister Serge Jordan, ISA (This article was firstly published on 15 May 2022) After weeks of ma...
Sri Lanka: PM resigns after counter-revolutionary assault provokes furious response
Nothing short of a revolutionary crisis has developed, one that is likely to be a forerunner of similar upheavals in other countries.
Sri Lanka: Working class beginning to move forward
The one day protest general strike held on 21 May was a significant step forward for the working class in Sri Lanka. Srinath Perera, United Socialist Party (USP – CWI, Sri Lanka) This extremely significant national strike - in Sri Lanka referre...
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...