National Sections of the L5I:

South-Asia

Disposable workers: the real price of sweatshop labour

More than three days after an eight-story building housing five textile factories collapsed in the Savar industrial zone, just outside of Dhaka, Bangladesh, rescue teams were still pulling live worker Read more...

Pakistan: Defend the Hazara community against reactionary attacks

On Saturday, 16 February, 113 members of the Shi'ite Hazara community in Quetta were killed in a brutal bomb attack. Read more...

Rape and the abuse of women in India and Pakistan: For a working class women's movement to fight oppression!

The rape and murder of a young female student on a bus in Delhi in December 2012 has sparked a mass movement across India. Read more...

Foundation of Awami Workers' Party in Pakistan

On November 11, the “Awami Workers' Party” will be founded in the city of Lahore. Read more...

Mulala: condemn Taliban atrocity – but no support for the War on Terror

National Peace Award winning Malala Yousafzia and her friends Shazia and Kaynat were attacked on 9th of October as they were coming home from school in the town of Mingora in the Swat Valley. Read more...

Imperialism in the dock - Troops out of Afghanistan

In late August the number of American troops killed in the war in Afghanistan reached a total of 2,000. This includes those killed in Pakistan and other countries where US forces are involved. Read more...

Nepal: Maoists split over strategy

Pakistan: Junior doctors take up the struggle again

In June 2012, junior doctors in Punjab province went on strike for three weeks over low pay, long hours and staffing shortages. Read more...