National Sections of the L5I:

France

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...

France: Workers fight back against factory closures

On October 12th, less than two weeks after a 50,000 strong demonstration in Paris against the European Union fiscal treaty, workers were on the streets of the capital again. Read more...

Political situation in the EU and Euro-zone after the elections in Greece and France

The elections in Greece and France, and also the regional elections in North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany, reflect a move to the left in Europe and a growing polarisation in all countries. Read more...

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