Thousands of transport workers in Greece struck on Monday of this week against the left wing Syriza government’s plans to bring in harsh new anti-union laws.
A series of strikes by tens of thousands of metal workers are showing the potential power of the German working class.
The explosive revelations of The Fire and the Fury book on US president Donald Trump has dominated headlines over the past week.
Israel has published a list of 20 organisations—including the Palestine Solidarity Campaign in Britain—whose activists and senior officials are banned from entering the country.
Campaigning lawyer Mahienour el-Massry and leading trade unionist Moatasem Medhat have been jailed for two years by an Egyptian court.
Israel’s crackdown on the Palestinian resistance has continued since it was launched late last year following a speech by US president Donald Trump.
Large protests against unemployment, poverty, corruption and the political elite that have swept Iran face a brutal crackdown by government forces.
The US has failed to defeat a United Nations (UN) vote condemning Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The vote was held last night at the request of Arab states.
Austrian revolutionary socialist organisation Left Turn Now has won a court case against fascist Freedom Party leader Heinz-Christian Strache. The judge called Strache “snivelling”.
A general strike across both the public and private sectors brought Greece to a standstill on Thursday. It was called by the ADEDY and GSEE union federations against austerity and the Syriza government’s attack on the right to strike.
Economic difficulties and political discontent lies behind a row over workers’ wages in Japan.
A speech by Donald Trump could trigger a new wave of Palestinian resistance—and protests in solidarity across the Middle East.
Tax cuts worth £1.1 trillion were passed in the US Senate last Saturday—and the rich cheered
Around 10,000 anti-racists marched on the far right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party conference in Hanover last Saturday.
‘Treasonous leader’ assassinated as Saudi aggression fuels more chaos and carnage
Trade unions in Greece have called a general strike on Thursday 14 December as parliament is set to discuss next year’s budget.
Egypt’s dictator General Abdel Fattah el-Sisi promised to respond with “brute force” after an appalling terror attack on a mosque
Zimbabwean president Emmerson Mnangagwa pledged to open up the country to international capital.
Egyptian human rights lawyer and socialist Mahienour el-Massry has been jailed again alongside co-defendant Moatasem Medhat.
The sexual harassment scandal at the top of US society has moved further into the political establishment.