This Friday, October 2, a historic event occurred after the arrival to the homeland of the first batch of the Russian vaccine “Sputnik -V”, for phase 3 of the clinical trial against COVID-19, as part of the agreement between the People’s Power Ministry for Health (MPPSS) and the Gamaleya Moscow Epidemiology and Microbiology Research Center, thus making Venezuela the first country in Latin America to receive this vaccine.

This shipment was received by the Executive Vice-president of the Republic, Delcy Rodríguez, the People’s Power Minister for Health, Dr. Carlos Alvarado and Alexey Seredin, Minister Counselor of the Embassy of the Russian Federation, as well as the of People’s Power Minister for Foreign Relations, Jorge Arreaza and the...

Last year, Payday reported on how teachers in Little Rock went on their first-ever strike.  Now, Little Rock teachers are exercising the power from that strike to refuse a return to teaching in-person at unsafe facilities, citing poor ventilation and facilities not being cleaned properly.

“We all want our lives to return to normal. That isn’t going to happen unless we take...

Postal workers in Brazil ended their month-long strike last week emerging more united and determined to battle against privatization of the post office.  

It follows a ruling by the Supreme Labour Court on 21 September that gave workers a 2.6 per cent pay rise but led to certain benefits being withdrawn. 

The dispute went to court after the Brazilian postal service, Correios...

Last night’s debate proved that our #VoteAgainstFascism slogan is exactly right. For an hour and a half Trump launched (in classic German Nazi fashion) a blitzkrieg; that is, he attempted to roll over his opponent with overwhelming verbal force. He bullied and blustered, he shouted and shamed, he lied and leered in a take-no-prisoners prime-time performance. Be forewarned: it was no mere...

European trade union leaders representing over 12 million workers signed a letter today urging the European Commission to “open an investigation into Amazon’s potentially illegal activities against Amazon workers in Europe.” The effort comes on the heels of the tech giant’s recently exposed spying on workers for lawful union activities in Europe.&nbsp...

PAME denounces the unprovoked violent attack of the Government against the struggle of healthcare workers

The employees in the public hospitals, in the context of the mobilization that they were carrying out today at the Ministry of Healthcare, were unprovokedly attacked by the Riot Police forces.

The government that has been hypocritically talking about “healthcare heroes” for so many months...

PAME denounces the Government of ND and the Mayor of Athens who are giving a step inside Greece to the “puppet” of the USA, the wannabe-failed dictator of Venezuela Guaidó.

Guaidó, a strawman of imperialism, has been recognized by the US and its allies, as well as by the ND Government, but has been denounced by the Venezuelan people themselves. And yet this caricature is invited by the Mayor of...

Last Friday, Turkey’s government issued arrest warrants against 82 members of the opposition HDP party, including the co-mayor of the city of Kars and former members of parliament and party leaders. Members of the “movement of the nameless” platform were also among those detained whereas the spokeswoman of the “Party for Social Freedom”, Perihan Koca, was taken into custody as part of a separate...

USB ItaliaThe strike, the joint demonstrations of students and workers throughout Italy, the media and public attention on the reopening of schools, the breaking of the unanimous rhetoric of “everything will go well”, the breaking of a climate of social passivity that had lasted for months, are the political results of the work of USB and all the political and trade unions that have set up this...

The World Peace Council (WPC) expresses its deep concern about the recent escalation of the tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia over border disputes in the region of Nagorno-Karabakh, which have resulted in casualties on both sides, including civilians. This conflict, which has its origin more than thirty (30) years back, is a complicated matter in which various regional and global powers are...