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France: Regional elections reveal threat from Front National

Marine Le Pen's Front National, FN, was expected to do well in the regional elections in France in early December but, although it did not win control of a single region, the results still came as a s Read more...

Hollande’s declaration of  “war” threatens the French working class

“France is at war,” declared President François Hollande after the barbaric massacre in the centre of Paris – adding that it will be pitiless. War - but against whom? Read more...

Britain: War in Syria, War in the Labour Party

The British Prime Minister, David Cameron won his House of Commons motion to extend British air strikes from Iraq to Syria with the support of 397 MPs against 223. Read more...

Catalan Elections: Rajoy stokes “Spanish unity” uproar ahead of December 20 elections.

The September 27 Catalan regional election produced a pro-independence majority in the Catalan parliament, with 72 of the135 seats. Read more...

Non à la terreur islamiste, non à la guerre impérialiste et à la réaction impérialiste !

Des millions de personnes en France et partout dans le monde ont été choqués par le massacre de 129 personnes à Paris le soir du 13 novembre. Read more...

No to Islamist terror, no to imperialist war and reaction!

Millions of people in France and worldwide were shocked when they heard of the murder of 129 people in Paris on the evening of November 13. Read more...

Portugal: Cavaco Silva and the true values of EU democracy

The elections of October 4 in Portugal led to another pro-austerity government in southern Europe losing its majority, following Greece at the beginning of this year. Read more...

The British Labour Party and the aftermath of Corbyn’s Victory

Jeremy Corbyn’s runaway victory in the Labour leadership election (59.5 percent – 251, 417 votes on a 76.3 per cent turnout) has initiated something of a revolution within the British Labour Party. Read more...