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Rebellion against police murder tears through United States

Protest after the police murder of George Floyd A rebellion against police brutality and institutional racism is gaining momentum as it roars across the United States. It is driven by anger at a system filled by inequality and racism.

Uprising grows against racist killings by US police

Protesters set the Minneapolis Police Third precinct ablaze (Pic: USA TODAY Network/SIPA USA/PA Images) A great revolt is taking place in the US. It is against police murders but also about the whole way black people are treated

‘We are rebelling against the system that allows racism to exist,’ say US protesters

Protests, US, George Floyd As repression and resistance rage on the streets of US cities more than a week after George Floyd’s murder, Socialist Worker spoke to eyewitnesses on the protests

10,000 protesters take on far right Slovenian government

10,000 protesters take on far right Slovenian government There have been six weeks of protests against the prime minister

Protesters demand justice for George Floyd

Protesters demand justice for George Floyd Over a thousand furious people have taken to the streets of Minnesota to demand justice over the violent police murder of George Floyd.

Fresh protests erupt in Hong Kong

Fresh protests erupt in Hong Kong Mass protests have erupted in Hong Kong against a plan by the Chinese government to impose a new security law.

Workers in France say no return to ‘normal’


French health workers are demanding that “we don’t go back to how it was before”—and want fundamental changes in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.

Jair Bolsonaro caught up in coronavirus and corruption crisis


Brazil’s soaring cases of coronavirus, and growing splits in Jair Bolsonaro’s government, are shaking the foundations of the far right president’s rule.

New coronavirus outbreaks across Germany


Germany is facing fresh coronavirus outbreaks following the easing of lockdown restrictions

Migrants are at the forefront of unofficial safety strikes in the US


Unofficial strikes have spread across the US as a result of unsafe conditions and unfair dismissals during the coronavirus outbreak

Health workers in France lead challenge to Macron


Moves to end the lockdown in France are releasing suppressed bitterness and anger against president Emmanuel Macron

Infections are on the rise in Germany as lockdown lifts


Germany—hailed as one of the “success stories” in controlling coronavirus—was one of many European countries to ease its lockdown restrictions last week.

A dangerous plan to reopen schools in France fails as many stay shut


The French government tried to reopen schools on Monday in the teeth of opposition from parents, students, teachers and scientists.

‘Explosions of mass struggles are on the horizon’ as Nigeria eases virus lockdown


Nigeria in west Africa is emerging from lockdown in a climate of authoritarian state rule and continuing fears about coronavirus.

International round-up: French teachers could walk out over schools reopening


French teachers could walk out

Mass protest returns to the streets of Lebanon


Protests have exploded back onto the streets of Lebanon, as people battled cops and soldiers and set fire to banks over poverty and hardship.

Inspiring US housing campaigns could launch rent strikes


Covid-19 has laid bare the US’s massive housing crisis—but it’s also highlighted inspiring grassroots campaigns

Greek workers take to streets to protect lives and jobs from coronavirus crisis


Hospitality workers in Greece stopped work and protested on Tuesday demanding bosses protect their lives—and their jobs—from the coronavirus outbreak.

Protests against attacks on education in Greece


Teachers and high school students in Greece protested in public last Friday against attacks on education

Support for refugee activists in Australia


Activists in Australia are resisting attacks on their right to protest

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