National Sections of the L5I:

Women

Women’s Oppression: the dual burden of the Corona-Heroines

Internationally, women make up 70 percent of the staff in social and care professions. Read more...

Feminism for the 99%? Social reproduction and the socialist revolution

Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto
By Cinzia Arruzza, Tithi Bhattacharya, & Nancy Fraser
Verso; 96 pages; £7.99 Read more...

Germany: Covid-19 and domestic violence

It is often claimed that the bourgeois family is a place of security, protection and the closest solidarity in society. Read more...

Coronavirus in Pakistan: Stop all non-essential work, grant paid leave to workers!

According to official data, six people have died in Pakistan while 878 have tested positive for coronavirus at the time of writing this report. Read more...

Pakistan: Internationalist solidarity with Women’s Democratic Front

The League for the Fifth International categorically condemns the seven-hour-long illegal detention of the Balochistan president of the Women’s Democratic Front, WDF, Jalila Haider. Read more...

Pakistan: How to deal with the foot soldiers of campus censorship and violence?

Recently, a number of mainstream Pakistani leftist leaders have publicly shown an openness towards two mainstream right-wing Islamist forces. Read more...

Pakistan: Utopian or revolutionary alternatives?

In May of this year, Pakistan agreed its 13th "structural adjustment" deal with the IMF. Read more...

The women's strike in Switzerland - a historic day!

On June 14, in Switzerland, around half a million people took part in the women's strike. Read more...

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