National Sections of the L5I:

Anti-Racism

Vienna: 8,000 blockade Fascist celebrations

Every year, the right wing Freedom Party in Austria organises a celebration for the members of the traditionalist, that is right wing, “student fraternities”. Read more...

Roma and the recession: new crisis, old racism

IN OCTOBER, Irish police kidnapped two young Roma children from separate Roma families. The parents and children were forced to undergo DNA tests, which proved... they were, indeed, related. Read more...

Golden Dawn: can the Left seize the initiative?

Greece: Anti-fascist murdered

Pavlos Fyssas, a 34-year old Greek anti-fascist, also known as rapper “Killah P”, was stabbed to death last night in Athens. Read more...

Greece: strategic questions in the current period

The riots in Stockholm: a reaction against worsening social conditions and violence.

In the week following 13 May, when rioting broke out in the Stockholm suburb of Husby, and then spread to others, the tabloid press, TV reporters and all manner of political commentators positively sw Read more...

Fight Islamophobia – but fight religious bigotry too

The world’s media have been filled with footage of angry Muslim demonstrators laying siege to US embassies. Read more...

USA: State of Georgia executes Troy Davis

Troy Davis, an innocent man whose death sentence evoked widespread solidarity from hundreds of thousands both in the United States and around the world, was put to death at the 23rd hour on 21 September as family, friends, and hundreds of supporters held vigil outside. Outside of the US, many more people waited, hoping that he would be given a last minute reprieve. He recieved none. Read more...