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Iran: The regime threatens to drown the revolution in blood

For months, the Islamist regime has been trying to drown in blood the mass protests and uprisings that have shaken the country since the murder of Jina Mahsa Amini. Read more...

France: two million march—where next?

EU - Balkans Summit: Old Promises, New Lies

On 6 December, the Albanian capital Tirana hosted the latest conference of the “Western Balkan” states and the European Union. Read more...

Brazil: The failed coup - a warning to the working class

Thousands of supporters of former president Jair Bolsonaro stormed the Congress, the Supreme Court and the Presidential Palace in the federal capital Brasilia on 8 January. Read more...

China: the end of zero-Covid

The rapid relaxation of China's zero-covid lockdowns is a direct consequence of the mass protests that have shaken the country. Read more...

Biden bans railroad strike

As railworkers in Britain face Tory threats to make their strikes ineffective by ‘minimum service’ laws, 115,000 US freight railworkers have just had their strike vote for decent working conditions ‘s Read more...

Britain’s Winter of Discontent

Britain is facing a “winter of discontent” in the shape of the biggest wave of strikes for many years. Read more...

Would the real NPA please stand up?

The long death agony of the French Nouveau parti anticapitaliste has reached its terminal stage following a walk-out of its recent conference by the former leadership. Read more...

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