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Bolivia: Fundación de un nuevo Partido de los Trabajadores

Bolivia: Fundación de un nuevo Partido de los Trabajadores
Christian Gebhardt Vie, 30/08/2013 - 18:53 Read more...

The Lessons of Chile; Popular Unity 1970-1973

The Chilean coup of September 11, 1973, was the most severe defeat suffered by the international working class of the post-war epoch. Read more...

Bolivia: Foundation of a new Workers' Party

The idea of an independent workers' party has existed within the Bolivian working class movement for a long time but it was finally given shape with the founding of the “Partido de los Trabajadores” ( Read more...

The Movement in Brazil - All out on the streets against the fare-rise!

What began as relatively small demonstrations in São Paulo and, a little later, in Rio de Janeiro, became within two weeks the largest protests Brazil has seen for two decades. Read more...

The struggle for the minimum wage for education workers in Brazil

On the 16th of July, 2008, the Lula administration enacted the law No. Read more...

USA: Strike wave shakes up fast-food chains

Strike wave shakes up fast-food chains

Since April, workers campaigning for better wages and the right to unionize have shut down hundreds of restaurants in one-day strikes across five cities. Read more...

Venezuelan election: See off Capriles and Kerry’s grab for power

Venezuela has been plunged into violence by supporters of the defeated presidential candidate, Henrique Capriles, who has refused to recognise the narrow victory of Chavez’s successor, Nicolás Maduro. Read more...