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Analysis by Country

Unite the resistance against Trump's 'Muslim Ban'

Donald Trump’s viciously racist executive orders barring entry to the USA to visitors from seven Muslim countries, barring indefinitely Syrian refugees whose rights are guaranteed by international tre Read more...

Millions march against Trump

It was the largest international demonstration since the Iraq War. The ‘Women’s March’ on 21 January capped a two day explosion of resistance to the inauguration of Donald Trump.  Read more...

“America First” signals intensification of US unilateralism

Anyone who doubted that Donald Trump’s arrival as 45th president of the United States heralded a major change in both the country’s internal and external relationships must surely have been forced to Read more...

Corbyn retreats on free movement

JEREMY CORBYN kicked off 2017 by announcing that Labour was not committed “in principle” to defending freedom of movement for workers within the European Union. Read more...

Austria: It is high time to break with the bourgeoisie

Many in Austria breathed a sigh of relief on December 4 when the results of the re-run Presidential election were announced. Read more...

Free all activists – Pakistan’s war against civil society

Since January 4, five well known bloggers and social media activists have gone missing in Pakistan. Read more...

Trade Unions are not obsolete, the problem is the way they are led

On 23rd September, the professor and well known Awami Workers' Party leader, Aasim Sajjad, published an article in Dawn under the headline “Labour in our time”. Read more...