National Sections of the L5I:

Africa

Egypt: the revolution confronts the Junta

The Egyptian revolution is fighting back against the military government, as fierce battles rage again in Tahrir square Read more...

The Egyptian Revolution’s new upsurge

Marcus Halaby looks at how the growing strike wave, mass demonstrations in Tahrir square and Israeli embassy protests herald a new wave of revolution. Read more...

Hipocresía imperialista sobre Libia

Las potencias IMPERIALISTAS se vieron atrapadas apoyando al “bando equivocado” en las revoluciones de Túnez y Egipto, señala Richard Brenner. Sólo cuando se hizo evidente que Mubarak caería, cambiaron completamente y empezaron a posar como apóstoles de la democracia. Read more...

After the fall of Gaddafi revolution must go deeper

Gaddafi has been defeated – now the fight is on to save Libya from NATO and the oil grabbing western powers, writes Richard Brenner Read more...

Imperialist hypocrisy over Libya

THE IMPERIALIST powers were caught backing the ‘wrong side’ in the Tunisian and Egyptian revolutions, notes Richard Brenner. Only when it became clear that Mubarak would fall, did they turn around and start to pose as apostles of democracy. Read more...

Should socialists support the Libyan revolution?

There has been a fierce debate on the international left about whether to support the rebels, defend Gaddafi or remain neutral. It has seen socialists end up on totally different sides of the revolutionary struggle. So what is causing the confusion? Read more...

The victory of the Libyan Revolution’s first phase

Gaddafi's army melted away as the rebels approached the capital, but what is next for the revolution? A statement by the League for the Fifth International Read more...

Famine in East Africa - a man-made disaster

A terrible famine is gripping East Africa, writes Rachel Brooks, but why is food so scarce? Read more...