The World Federation of Trade Unions, gathering in its ranks 105 million workers from around the world, demands an end to the war between Azerbaijan and Armenia in Nagorno-Karabakh, which is causing deaths and dramatic consequences to the lives of workers in the region.

The conflicts are linked to imperialist antagonisms and to the efforts of imperialist powers to redefine the control of natural resources and increase their influence in the wider Caucasus region.

The existence of many different ethnicities is systematically exploited to cultivate nationalism, especially in conditions of economic and social impasses, when it is convenient the anger of peoples to be channeled into conflicts between them.

The world class-oriented trade...

The trial of the Golden Dawn in Greece is almost concluded. The leadership of the criminal nazist organization “Golden Dawn” is judged guilty for the accusations of Directing a Criminal Organization, the attacks against immigrant workers, trade-unionists of PAME and the assassination of the militant singer Pavlos Fyssas and the immigrant worker Shehzad Luqman.

The popular organizations and...

A Europe-wide demand that Amazon stop spying on workers is echoing within the halls of power in the EU. Today, 37 members of the European Parliament (MEPs) submitted a letter to the company’s CEO Jeff Bezos calling for urgent action, days after European labour unions urged EU authorities to investigate the company for what they consider a “breach of European labour, data and privacy...

Over the past few weeks, the GUE/NGL group has been warning about the provocative activities of Turkey in and around Cyprus, and the possible side effects that the realization of Turkey’s threat to open the enclosed area of ​​Famagusta would cause.

Unfortunately, Turkey has followed through on its threats!

We strongly condemn what Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Turkish Cypriot...

On October 7, the trial against the Fascists of Golden Dawn reached its verdict. With thousands protesters, a sea of people surrounded the court since early morning waiting for the announcement of the verdict demanding PUT THE NAZIS IN PRISON.

The verdict was announced: GUILTY

The leadership of the fascist, Nazi, organization is convicted for leading a criminal organization. They were found...

Far-right Environmental Protection Minister Gila Gamliel, who announced over the weekend that she had been infected with the coronavirus, faced calls for her dismissal or resignation Monday, October 5, after confessing that last week she broke a lockdown limit by traveling from her Tel Aviv home to the northern city of Tiberias.

She also reportedly tried to hide the trip from a Health...

In an interview with Spain’s El País newspaper, Minister of People’s Power for Foreign Affairs, Jorge Arreaza, ratified that “there is no possibility” of putting off the parliamentary elections as an European Union (EU)’s condition to send an observation mission and that the date of December 6 is immovable because it is mandated by the Constitution.

“Any kind of presence of the EU and its...

Over the weekend of 3/4 October, young communists conducted home to home leafleting on estates in Cable Street scene of a famous battle against fascism in 1936. The three day campaign included a street stall, giant projection of a film on the Battle and postering, with a banner display on the Sunday. On the afternoon of the anniversary of the Battle, 4 October an online meeting attracted hundreds...

On October 7, the World Day for Decent Work, UNI Global Union—a federation of trade unions from 150 countries—is launching international campaign to demand  essential rights for essential workers. 

During the COVID-19 pandemic, underpaid, underappreciated, and undervalued workers have been keeping their communities running around the world. These workers ensured...

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Contrary to the views of conspiracy theorists and the far-right, the government does not like the current lockdown situation. Rejecting expert advice to escalate to level 5 lockdown in order to slow down the intensifying crisis situation, the government has compromised with a level 3 lockdown across the 26 counties. Any Dubliner can give you a heads-up: it’s been no craic...