National Sections of the L5I:

South-Asia

Sri Lanka: new attacks on Tamil rights

Elections in Pakistan: Defeat for pro-war parties

The Pakistan elections on 11 May led to a landslide defeat for the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) of the incumbent President, Asif Ali Zardari. Read more...

Sri Lanka: united demo builds on May Day success

On May 15, 5000 demonstrators marched across the heart of Colombo, from Campbell Park to the main railway station at Fort, to demand a reversal of the government's 65% price hike in the cost of electr Read more...

May Day in Sri Lanka

In every country, May Day provides an opportunity to assess the state of the working class movement. Read more...

Pakistan election: Vote Awami Workers' Party - and fight to make it a revolutionary workers' party

On May 11 there will be a general election in Pakistan. Read more...

Disposable workers: the real price of sweatshop labour

More than three days after an eight-story building housing five textile factories collapsed in the Savar industrial zone, just outside of Dhaka, Bangladesh, rescue teams were still pulling live worker Read more...

Pakistan: Defend the Hazara community against reactionary attacks

On Saturday, 16 February, 113 members of the Shi'ite Hazara community in Quetta were killed in a brutal bomb attack. Read more...

Rape and the abuse of women in India and Pakistan: For a working class women's movement to fight oppression!

The rape and murder of a young female student on a bus in Delhi in December 2012 has sparked a mass movement across India. Read more...