Robert Mugabe was a hero of the struggle against colonialism and first leader of independent Zimbabwe. He then became a compromiser with imperialism—and finally a dictator.
Pressure is mounting on Zimbabwe’s president Robert Mugabe after a coup by the army last Wednesday.
Australians have voted overwhelmingly in favour of legalising marriage equality, sparking off celebration rallies of thousands around the country.
The Zimbabwean armed forces seized control of the capital Harare and detained president Robert Mugabe early on Wednesday morning. It is the result of a spiralling political crisis facing the regime, with rival factions of the ruling Zanu PF party jostling for power.
Donald Trump was elected US president one year ago. In a fitting act of defiance, voters brought in the most left wing candidates on offer in many city and state elections last week.
Workers gathered in Seoul, the capital of South Korea, last Sunday to express their dissatisfaction with the government led by president Moon Jae-in.
A tens of thousands-strong fascist-led march took place in Warsaw on Polish Independence Day last Saturday. At the same time anti-fascists organised a thousands-strong counter demonstration.
Poland’s Independence Day this Saturday will be marked by one of the biggest demonstrations led fascists in Europe. The “Independence March”, held annually in the capital Warsaw, has attracted tens of thousands in recent years.
Successfully resisting the Spanish state will mean looking beyond elections, writes Dave Sewell
The Spanish authorities jailed the vice president and eight ministers of the deposed Catalan government, and then mistreated them
A tumultuous week in the struggle over Catalonia saw a declaration of independence
Brutal repression by Togolese dictator Faure Gnassingbe’s regime has forced more than 500 people to flee the West African country for Ghana.
The pressure on racist, sexist US president Donald Trump was growing as Socialist Worker went to press on Tuesday.
People all over Catalonia are celebrating the long-awaited declaration of independence by the Catalan parliament.
The Spanish state is on the attack. Only radical measures can repulse the assault.
Catalan president Carles Puigdemont seems ready to bow to pressure from the Spanish state by dissolving parliament for new elections.
The lies peddled by the United States political and military elite about the deaths of soldiers in West Africa are falling apart - as Socialist Worker predicted
Protesters in the US celebrated a victory as injunctions delayed the implementation of president Donald Trump’s third travel ban on Wednesday of last week.
Half of the Alternative for Germany party’s new MPs are linked to fascist groups, says Tomáš Tengely-Evans