Thursday, 24 January , 2019

Workers Movement

India General Strike 2019

by Jamie Woodcock January 10, 2019 On the 8-9th of January, 150 million workers went on strike in India. The strike was organised by ten different...

General strike of 700,000 public sector workers shakes Tunisia

Eight years after the ouster of Tunisian dictator President Zine El Abedine Ben Ali on January 14, 2011, renewed mass struggles are shaking the...

Violence patronale, violence ouvrière (Jaurès et Clemenceau, 1906)

Juin 1906. Les premiers mois de cette année 1906 furent marqués par de nombreuses grèves. A la Chambre, mi- juin, plusieurs débats opposent le...

France: Appeal for a general strike

Gilets jaunes : « Nous avons besoin d’une grève générale », l’appel aux syndicats de l’assemblée régionale de Lille A Lille, les 4 et 5 janvier, avait lieu...

Ford to lay off thousands, close plants across Europe

By Will Morrow 11 January 2019 In the latest stage of the global auto giants’ intensifying assault on workers, Ford Motor Company announced on Thursday...

The largest strike in history is happening in India right now

By Ben Cowles January 8, 2019 AROUND 150 million people began a two-day general strike in India today against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s anti-Labour and...

Thousands march in Budapest to protest Hungary’s ‘slave law’

Jan. 5, 2019 Thousands of Hungarians participated in the latest in a series of protests against the country's new 'slave law'

“In Hungary, there is no way forward but strikes”

Dec. 28, 2018 On December 12, the far-right government of Viktor Orbán in Hungary passed a law in parliament, permitting employers to make employees to...

Lithuania : Scope and militancy of teachers’ strike shakes the ruling...

Dec. 28, 2018 Lithuania is being shaken by an unprecedented teachers strike, which has now entered its fourth week and is causing severe anxiety, distress...

Anti-government protests continue in Hungary

By Markus Salzmann 21 December 2018 Protests against the right-wing government of Premier Victor Orbán have continued this week. Thousands had taken to the streets...