It is a crucial week for the Yellow Vest protests in France. Big mobilisations on Saturday showed the potential for an even more powerful movement to defeat neoliberal French president Emmanuel Macron.
US president Donald Trump has made another terrifying move that increases the threat of nuclear war. The Tories are helping him.
Racist US president Donald Trump has temporarily backed down from his attempt to use a federal shutdown to force through £5 billion funding for his infamous border wall.
Yellow Vests and trade unionists could together deliver a crushing blow to France’s president Emmanuel Macron.
Venezuela is on the brink of a right-wing coup sponsored by the US.
An attempted right wing takeover of the Venezuelan state has thrown the country deeper into crisis.
More than 10,000 Belgian school students struck last week to demand urgent action on climate change.
US president Donald Trump is looking increasingly desperate over his government shutdown.
Workers and the poor rose up against the government, and they face bitter repression
A confidence vote in the Greek government shows the scale of Syriza’s crisis, says Nick Clark
Up to 200 million workers in India joined a two-day general strike last week.
Repression is failing to stem the movement in France—and the protests are once again growing bigger, writes Charlie Kimber
The Yellow Vest movement in France roared back into action with renewed vigour last Saturday.
The US government is being held to ransom by its racist president. Donald Trump has threatened to declare a state of emergency in order to force through £5 billion in funding for his infamous border wall.
US president Donald Trump is so determined to push forward his racist assault on migrants that he is prepared to stop government workers’ pay.
Mass protests in the north African country of Sudan over the price of basic goods have been met by vicious repression. But they have continued and threaten President Omar al-Bashir, who has ruled since a military coup in 1989.
The holiday season hasn’t ended the Yellow Vest revolt in France.
Thousands of people have taken to the streets of Budapest against the right wing Hungarian government’s draconian new labour law.
A combination of imperialism, racism and political manoeuvring could push Israel’s government towards launching a fresh wave of violence in the Middle East.
French president Emmanuel Macron’s attempt to break and divide the Yellow Vest movement by making small concessions has spectacularly failed