Coronavirus pandemic continues to have a great negative impact on the people, especially the poor in all over the world. As it has been proved during the pandemic, capitalist class tries to put the burden of the pandemic on the shoulders of the workers.

The same situation can be seen in Turkey. The employers are so far away from taking necessary precautions that the number of the workers dying of Covid-19 has been increasing day by day. The situation in the companies Vestel and Dardanel is a very dramatic example for this fact.

Although many workers employed in Vestel and Dardanel was infected with Coronavirus, both companies continued production and as a result of this indifference, seven workers died a short while ago. Even the...

tkpTurkey’s two largest communist parties have both blasted the decision of the right-wing government of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to re-convert the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul into a functioning mosque. The magnificent building, which dates to 537 A.D., was originally the main Christian cathedral of Constantinople (Istanbul), capital of the Eastern Roman or Byzantine Empire. In 1453, after the...

Since the beginning of our education we hear only one thing: Matriculation will determine your life!

This week, we will enter the exam which will “determine our lives” along with millions of friends and peers. This exam is supposed to evaluate our knowledge, our talents, our dreams and all the things we are capable of, in almost 3 hours. We have 3 hours, make it or break it!

This year, we...

May 19th is a symbol. This day symbolises the starting of the anti-imperialist independence war, that took few years, and the effect of which will last much longer.

Since it is a new start, it is associated with youth, and considered as the dawn of Anatolia’s throwing the shackles of sultanate that lasted for centuries.

Youth, surely, is the beginning and hope, it is the one which will run...

75 years ago today, the European theater of the Second World War, in which millions of people were killed or wounded and which caused a huge devastation worldwide, ended. Unconditional surrender of the German armed forces sealed the defeat of Nazi fascism.

The Nazis came to power in Germany in 1933, and rapidly moved the country, where militarist traditions were already strong, towards war...

Today, which engraved in our people’s minds as “Children’s Day”, is the 100th anniversary of the establishment of The Grand National Assembly, which symbolizes Turkey’s independence. The gains of the struggle of independence and enlightenment which started in our country 100 years ago, has been annihilated over time and replaced with the bourgeoisie’s dominance and exploitation.

However, today...

In the additional circular of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, which explained the exceptions for the curfew for young people between the ages of 18-20, public employees, people who document that they work in the private sector, and seasonal agricultural workers were exempted from the curfew.

The meaning of this decision is clear: The bourgeoisie puts the continuity of the production before the...

PAME expresses its condolences on the death of Helin Bölek, a member of the band Grup Yorum, who died after 288 days of hunger strike.

Bolek, and also the member of the band Ibrahim Gokcek, have been on a hunger strike against the Erdogan government, which since 2016 has accused “the band’s links to terrorism” to be banned from realizing any concerts and its members have occasionally been...

Musician Helin Bölek, from Turkish band Grup Yorum, has died after 288 days on hunger strike.

Amidst the global fight to contain the CONVID-19 pandemic, we must remember the many struggles around the world that prevail.

Helin Bölek, a young musician and leading member of Grup Yorum, defended with her own life the right to sing the truth. Bölek, along with band mate Ibrahim Gokcek...

Nakliyat-İş (Trade Union of Revolutionary Workers of Land, Airway and Railway Workers of Turkey), WFTU affiliate, organized an action on the occasion of Commerce Workers’ International Action Day. The action was organized at Optimum Shopping Center, one of the biggest in Istanbul. Real Market Workers, who have been fighting against the employers and yellow unionism for more than two and a half...

A German MEP has today been prevented by Turkish security forces from observing a trial in Ankara of the 2015 peace rally bombings that killed over 100 people.

Özlem Alev Demirel (DIE LINKE, Germany) was denied entry as “an MEP and a non-Turkish citizen”.

The October 2015 bombings were the deadliest attacks in Turkey’s modern history. Hundreds were also injured at the ‘Labour, Peace and...