National Sections of the L5I:

France

Charlie Hebdo: Islamist Terrorism, Republican Racism

The 7 January attack on the offices of the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, in which 12 people were killed, must be condemned without equivocation. Read more...

France: The Parti de gauche, a reformist answer to anticapitalism

During the downfall of the USSR and the “actually existing socialism” of eastern European states, the Parti communiste français (PCF) underwent a major rethink of its old pro-Moscow Stalinism, what it Read more...

François Hollande attacks the working class - French left in disarray

The French President, François Hollande, is trying to become the Tony Blair or Gerhardt Schröder of a country that has always tended to reject attempts to impose the neoliberal “reform” policies for Read more...

The French Parti de Gauche: Old Wine in a New Bottle

The Parti de gauche (PdG), founded by Jean-Luc Mélenchon in 2008, aims to unite all the forces to the left of the social-democratic Socialist Party. Read more...

Brittany: support the workers' struggle!

This autumn, “Socialist” President François Hollande and Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault have been facing an upturn in the class struggle. Read more...

France : workers and youth should organise to stop fascist attacks !

Clément Méric, 18, member of the Action Antifasciste Paris-Banlieue (a group linked to anarchism) was killed by a fascist gang in the centre of Paris, on June 6. Read more...

France: NPA congress fails to address, let alone solve, the party’s crisis

From 1-3 February, 231 delegates assembled in Saint-Denis, Paris, for the second congress of the New Anticapitalist Party (Nouveau Parti anticapitaliste, NPA). Read more...

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