The Spanish government is facing a deep political crisis as people in Catalonia defy attempts to crush a referendum on independence.
The Cosatu trade union federation in South Africa has called a general strike for next Wednesday, 27 September.
The Spanish state is trying to prevent people in Catalonia from voting in a referendum on Catalan independence on 1 October.
Cop walks free despite evidence that suggests he planted a gun—leading thousands to join angry protests, reports Mark Longden in St Louis
Members of Workers' Solidarity, Socialist Worker's sister newspaper in South Korea, spoke about what's behind the nuclear tensions—and how the South Korean working class movement is responding
Supporters of Catalan independence responded to new harassment by the Spanish government with a million-strong march on Monday.
Strikers, students and activists were marching through the major cities of France as Socialist Worker went to press on Tuesday in a day of strikes and protests.
Vicious attacks on the Rohingya Muslims have seen people take to the streets, says Tomáš Tengely-Evans
Hurricane Irma blasted a trail of destruction through the Caribbean last week. At least 28 deaths had been reported by Monday, with ten countries hit.
Over 160,000 Rohingya minority Muslims have been forced to flee their homes in western Myanmar
Over 1,200 people are dead, millions displaced and a third of Bangladesh is under water after devastating floods hit parts of South Asia.
Threats against the US’s imperial rivals China and North Korea are reckless and dangerous
Thousands of Rohingya minority Muslims have been forced to flee their homes in western Myanmar in the last week.
Mass demonstrations for democratic rights have swept across Togo
Tens of thousands of people in Texas are in shelters facing an uncertain future
In the shadow of some of the world’s biggest oil refineries, Storm Harvey’s floodwaters brought dangerous toxins to poor black and Hispanic communities.
Trump used the cover of Storm Harvey to pardon Joe Arpaio, the racist former Arizona sheriff.
The Mahalla textile strike shows the potential for Egyptian workers to fight in the face of repression, writes Tom Kay
Thousands of people marched through Rome last Saturday in protest at police violence against refugees.
An economic blockade led by US ally Saudi Arabia backfired spectacularly as Qatar announced it had reopened full diplomatic ties with Iran last week.