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Mexico: Earthquake catastrophe and popular solidarity

Mexico: Earthquake catastrophe and popular solidarity

 The earthquake catastrophe reveals the reality of Mexican society. On one side, the incapacity of the state, and, on the other side, the greed of the capitalists, who are more worried about their profits that in using their wealth to attend to those caught up in the catastrophe. Morelos, Puebla and Mexico City suffered the […]

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Mexico: Mass movement against “gasolinazo”

Mexico: Mass movement against “gasolinazo”

Towards a general strike against the Nieto government! In Mexico, mass protests have erupted throughout Mexico following a hike in gas and electricity prices – dubbed the “gasolinazo” – decreed by the right-wing Pena Nieto administration. This is an edited article by David Lopez, from Izquierda Revolucionaria, the international grouping (also present in Spain and […]

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Mexico:Teachers continue strike despite extreme repression

Mexico:Teachers continue strike despite extreme repression

Working people in Mexico need fighting unions, an independent left party, and socialism Tens of thousands of teachers in Mexico have been on strike since 16 May, led by the National Education Workers Coordinating Committee (CNTE), in opposition to an education reform law that would open the door to mass firings of teachers, weaken public […]

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