National Sections of the L5I:

Indonesia

Indonesia 1965 - The road to a bloodbath

To commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the Indonesian counter-revolution, we reproduce here an account of that period first published in 1998 after the downfall of President Suharto, who led that Read more...

The rise of class struggle in Cikarang

More workers are taking action in Indonesia as anger with the government's policies and economic problems grows, reports Leon Reiza Read more...

Freedom of expression and opinion in Indonesia under attack

Leon Reiza reports on the growing threat of religious violence in Indonesia Read more...

Pembantaian di Indonesia pada 1965

Indonesia telah diperkirakan pada tahun 1950 untuk menjadi negara terkaya kelima di dunia dalam sumber daya alam, dan sudah lama menjadi target dari tekanan oleh imperialisme AS untuk menguasai kekayaan alam dan untuk memenangkan penguasa untuk menjadi bagian dari aliansi antikomunis di seluruh dunia yang didirikan Washington. (Washington’s worldwide anticommunist alliance) Ini adalah era serangkaian kudeta militer untuk menghasilkan “perubahan rezim” di negara-negara semi kolonial seperti Mossadegh di Iran telah diisolasi pada tahun 1953, Arbenz di Guatemala tahun 1954. Read more...

Indonesian army implicated in death squad killings

Recent news has emerged from Indonesia that points to a series of political murders carried out by the Indonesian army (TNI) in 2009. Read more...

The crisis hits Indonesia, mass protests on the streets

Recent mass protests in Indonesia against the government's bank bailout policy show the extent of the crisis in the country Read more...

Indonesia elections - which way forward?

Leon Reiza from Indonesia reports on the recent elections and what workers will get out of them Read more...

Indonesia: Which way forward for the PAPERNAS?

Last year a new party was launched in Indonesia, the Party for national liberation and unity, or PAPERNAS. In this article Gunnar W makes a Marxist critique of the reformist limitations of its programme and outlines how Indonesian workers and youth need a revolutionary strategy. Read more...