National Sections of the L5I:

Trade Unions

France: Workers fight back against factory closures

On October 12th, less than two weeks after a 50,000 strong demonstration in Paris against the European Union fiscal treaty, workers were on the streets of the capital again. Read more...

South African miners rock the ANC

Apple and Foxconn – the reality behind the image

Last week, in a blaze of publicity, Apple unveiled its latest iPhone. Read more...

China: Crackdown on workers' centres

China: Crackdown on workers' centres

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Condemn the Marikana massacre – unite to win demands

The League for the Fifth International condemns the brutal massacre – reminiscent of the Apartheid era – of 34 striking miners at the Marikana platinum mine, Rustenburg, South Africa. Read more...

Madrid: 150,000 greet Miners' March

Obituary: Li Wangyang, 1950 - 2012

The League is saddened to learn of the death on June 6th, in highly suspicious circumstances, of the veteran Chinese labour activist Li Wangyang. Read more...

Spain: Victory to the miners of Asturias and León