National Sections of the L5I:

Trade Unions

French workers on the offensive

For almost a year, the French workers have mobilised in a series of strikes across the country which gained momentum after the summer. Read more...

Britain’s strike heatwave

Britain is having a record hot summer - not just in terms of the 30-40 degree temperatures that have turned normally green lawns and pastures into brown scrublands – but in terms of a “hot summer” of Read more...

Italy: Draghi falls, the far right rises

On July 21, Italy’s prime minister, Mario Draghi, resigned for the second time in one week, after key parts of his national unity coalition; the populist Five Star Movement, M5S, Matteo Salvini’s far- Read more...

UK: Rail workers — escalate to win!

Britain's railway network was twice brought to a standstill on June 21 and 23 as 40,000 rail workers walked out in the first national strike for 30 years. Read more...

UK: After the TUC demo: coordinate strikes to beat inflation

On Saturday 18 June, tens of thousands of people marched through central London to demand action to fight the growing cost of living crisis. Read more...

Sri Lanka: For a Constituent Assembly!

"Rajapaksa is sending his thugs to kill us", that was the one line message sent to the League by a supporter at the protest camp on Galle Face Green in Colombo on May 9. Read more...

Amazon Staten Island – a victory for rank-and-file organizing

April 1, 2022, witnessed one of the most striking victories for US Labor in quite a time. Read more...

Germany: DGB on May Day - Protests against national closing of ranks

203,500 people took part in the trade unions' demonstrations and rallies on 1 May 2022, according to the DGB. Read more...

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