National Sections of the L5I:

Americas

New York: From Union Struggles to Class Struggle at The New School

In the last weeks of summer term 2018, the New School, a private non-profit research university centered in Manhattan, New York City, was shaken by a series of struggles by its workers who were finall Read more...

Labor Notes 2018: Successes pose new challenges for union activists

Three thousand trade unionists assembled in Chicago for Labor Notes’ biennial conference on 8-11 April. Many there claimed it was the biggest Labor Notes conference ever. Read more...

Brazil: The arrest of Lula

These are tense days in Brazil. Read more...

Marielle lives on amongst us!

On the evening of March 14, Marielle Franco (38), a city councillor from the Maré favela in Rio de Janeiro, was shot dead in her car in the street. Her driver died with her in a hail of bullets. Read more...

From resistance to the struggle for a socialist society

Since the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff of the Workers' Party, PT, we are essentially in a coup situation. Today it is also clear that it is not only a constitutional overthrow by Congress. Read more...

West Virginia Teachers: Raising the Class Struggle Stakes

Truth be told, it caught most of us by surprise. Read more...

USA: Another Trickle Down Tax Scam

The Republicans needed a win. Read more...

Dilma Rouseff's reformist dreamworld

Dilma Rousseff, the Brazilian President overthrown in the “parliamentary coup” recently spoke at the free University of Berlin, Martin Suchanek of the Gruppe ArbeiterInnenmacht reports: Read more...