National Sections of the L5I:

Trade Unions

Pakistan: Courageous sit ins by young nurses win regularisation

In March, nurses employed on a day to day, “ad hoc” basis, held protests at the sacking of 2,800 nurses, demanding their reinstatement, an end to insecure employment and for permanent jobs. Read more...

Free the Faisalabad Six!

November 1 will mark the second anniversary of the jailing of six rank and file workers' leaders in Pakistan. 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...

Greece: strategic questions in the current period

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...

The Turkish Spring

The Turkish Spring 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...