Home / World News (page 5)

World News

Israel/Palestine: The Marxist Left, the National Conflict and the Palestinian Struggle

The necessity of a class approach and a socialist alternative by Socialist Struggle Movement (CWI Israel-Palestine), Published April 2016 The Socialist Struggle Movement participates in the struggle to end the occupation and the national oppression of the Palestinians and for ...

Read More »

Ireland: 100th anniversary of Easter 1916 Rising

  Cillian Gillespie, Socialist Party (CWI Ireland) This weekend marks the centenary of the Easter 1916 Rising against British rule in Ireland. For many working class people in Ireland this event is regarded as a key defining event in Irish ...

Read More »

Brussels attacks: oppose terrorism, war and poverty

  Linkse Socialistische Partij/Parti Socialiste de Lutte (CWI Belgium) Dozens of dead and wounded. A country in shock. That is the result of the terrible terrorist attacks in Zaventem airport and Maelbeek metro station in Brussels on 22 March. We ...

Read More »

US elections: Sanders campaign at a crossroads

  socialistalternative.org, US Bernie’s political revolution will be strangled if it remains imprisoned within the corporate-controlled Democratic Party. Sanders needs to run all the way through November and lay the groundwork for a new party of the 99%. In the ...

Read More »

The Bernie Sanders campaign and the Left: What is the role of socialists?

By Bryan Koulouris - Socialist Alternative Bernie Sanders’ campaign has excited millions and brought a discussion about socialism into the mainstream of U.S. society. In addition to getting record donations from working-class people, Sanders has unprecedented support among youth. This ...

Read More »

Ireland: Government routed in general election as socialist left make gains

Danny Byrne, CWI Ireland’s Fine Gael/Labour Party coalition government was routed in general elections on 26 February. A deep class anger at the government’s austerity, especially at the Labour Party’s betrayal of working people, saw voters inflict a humiliating defeat ...

Read More »

Irish general election: anti-austerity policies winning popular support

With just three days to go until the general election in the Irish republic on 26 February, opinion polls indicate an important breakthrough for the socialist left is possible. The Socialist Party in Ireland is participating as part of the broader ...

Read More »

Egypt: Fifth anniversary of heroic revolutionary uprising

  David Johnson, Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales) Unusually cold wet weather in Egypt on January 25th this year symbolised the disappointments felt by those who defied former president Hosni Mubarak’s security forces when the heroic revolutionary uprising erupted ...

Read More »

Seattle socialist Kshama Sawant replies to Obama’s State of the Union

Kshama Sawant gives a response to the 2016 State of the Union on behalf of Socialist Alternative. Join the fight against the billionaire class at socialistalternative.org/donate ‪#‎SOTU‬ ‪#‎KshamaSawant‬ ‪#‎socialismrising‬ – Please share this video!  

Read More »