National Sections of the L5I:

Anti-Racism

EU response to refugee crisis: Deterrence by Drowning

In April, the world's media once again carried harrowing pictures of mass drownings in the Mediterranean.  Only 28 people were rescued from a boat carrying over 900 that capsized 130 miles off the Li Read more...

Charlie Hebdo: Islamist Terrorism, Republican Racism

The 7 January attack on the offices of the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, in which 12 people were killed, must be condemned without equivocation. Read more...

Pakistan: Government exploits Taliban attack on children

The coldblooded killing of 142 people, including 132 children, at the Peshawar Army Public School was a sad day in the recent history of Pakistan, which has been a victim of the “War on Terror” for mo Read more...

Black Shootings Protests Across USA

Saturday 13 December saw major demonstrations from coat to coast across the USA. Particularly large protests took place in New York and in the nation’s capital, Washington. Read more...

The Whole Damn System is Guilty

Build a Mass Movement Against Racist Capitalism! Read more...

Fury after grand jury fails to charge killer cop

For the second time in four months images of rioting in Ferguson, Missouri swept around the world. Dave Stockton looks at the widespread racism in the town and across America that fuelled this anger Read more...

Sweden: No holding back to preserve the Social Democrat-Green minority coalition

Sweden, once a Social Democratic stronghold, is still sometimes held up as an example for its welfare state and supposed “middle way between capitalism and socialism”. Read more...

Racist Cop Murders spark resistance

The execution of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by white police officer Darren Wilson on August 9 has provoked almost two weeks of protest on the streets of Ferguson, an impoverished suburb of S Read more...