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South African Workers form Socialist Revolutionary Party

Over a thousand workers gathered from all the provinces in South Africa to launch the Socialist Revolutionary Workers Party (SRWP) at its inaugural congress...

SWL May Day Solidarity Message to LALIT

Dear comrades, the Socialist Workers & Youth League (SWL) here in Nigeria salutes you in the finest traditions of international working-class solidarity, which defines...

Democratic Insurrections in Algeria and Sudan Give Hope for the Future

The successful mass revolts in Algeria and Sudan demonstrate the power of the collective popular classes.  They also show that the potential for global...

Algerian movement continues after forcing out the president

Millions of people protested across Algeria on Friday 12 April after they toppled president Abdelaziz Bouteflika.  Mass protests and strikes forced out Bouteflika, who announced...

Victory of right-wing populism in Brazil

Jair Bolsonaro was sworn in as the 38th president of Brazil on 1 January. In his inauguration speech, he pledged to put “Brazil above...

Anti-Austerity Demonstrations Against the ZANU PF Ed Junta Must Continue: Workers Must Lead!

Working-class people in Zimbabwe are rising against austerity measures and other anti-poor people policies of the bosses. Similar to the January 2012 uprising in...

Popular Masses in Cameroon Struggle for Peace and Dignity

Trade unions in Cameroon have affirmed their determination to defend workers' livelihoods and work together for a peaceful resolution to the worsening crisis.  At...

Workers Strike Against Austerity in Chad

Public sector workers in Chad have been on indefinite general strike since May of this year. This is in protest against the Government’s austerity...

Will Mexicans Benefit from Their Left-Wing President?

The results of the Mexican general election in early July showed the discontent with the current state of society — and hope for a...

Why do We Hate Trump?

When Donald Trump became president of the US early last year, five million people marched in 670 towns and cities around the globe. The...

Transition in Cuba

Cuba now has a new president. He is 57-year old Miguel Diaz-Canel, who takes over from Raul Castro, while Castro remains the General Secretary...

Protests in Iran and Tunisia

Workers and youth rise against IMF-inspired austerity measures Seven years after the Arab Spring, mass protests have rocked Iran and Tunisia in a new wave...

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IVA VALLEY BOOKS – books for changing the world and meeting...

They say that books are weapons, if so then the working class now has a new armory.  Iva Valley Books opened its doors at...

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The 1989 Anti-SAP Revolt

In 1989, thousands rose in protest against the IMF and World Bank-inspired Structural Adjustment Programme (SAP). This supported the lavish lifestyles of corrupt government...