Unions estimate that over 600,000 workers are taking part in an indefinite education strike - not just teachers, butcooks, cleaners, caretakers and office staff as well.
Months of protest have forced the army to remove Sudan’s president Omar al-Bashir.
Hundreds of thousands of people joined demonstrations across Sudan last Saturday.
Will protesters wind down their campaign after bringing down president Bouteflika or will they seek deeper change, asks Alistair Farrow
Results of elections in Israel were set to be announced as Socialist Worker went to press—with no good outcome for Palestinians.
Trade unionists and Yellow Vests are set to march together this Saturday to defend the right to protest against vicious assaults from president Emmanuel Macron’s government.
The Socialist Revolutionary Workers Party has been formally launched in South Africa.
Millions of Algerians protested on Friday despite the former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika being forced from office on Tuesday.
Mass protests and strikes have forced out Algerian president Abdelaziz Bouteflika.
Turkey’s “strongman” leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan suffered a severe setback
The Maltese government is prosecuting three refugees under terror charges for hijacking a ship to make it to safety in Europe
The “Green New Deal” programme of action on climate change gathered no support in the US Senate
Teachers across France were set for a national day of strikes and demonstrations
Sections of the army have abandoned president Abdelaziz Bouteflika as huge protests and strikes hit Algeria. At issue now is how deep the changes will go, reports Alistair Farrow
Huge protests continued in Algeria, north Africa, last week to demand the removal of president Abdelaziz Bouteflika and his regime.
Israel is gearing up to unleash more violence on Palestinians trapped in the Gaza Strip.
Hundreds, and probably thousands, of people have died as a result of Cyclone Idai.
A picture of the president quaffing wine while Paris burned didn’t go down well, reports?Charlie Kimber
The French Yellow Vest movement and organised workers in the trade unions face a big test.
Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu confirmed last week that Israel—the state founded on Palestinian land—doesn’t belong to its Palestinian citizens