Archive for July, 2016

Support Postal Workers – Defend Canada Post

Support Postal Workers – Defend Canada Post

Interview with a CUPW activist regarding Canada Post (possible) strike/lockout Socialist Alternative (SA) interviews David Rennie (DR), a former executive member of  the Hamilton CUPW local and delegate to the Hamilton and District Labour Council for almost 20 years. David is also active in various international solidarity campaigns and presently an executive member of the Hamilton Coalition […]

Turkey – Attempted coup failed

Turkey – Attempted coup failed

No to military rule, no to Erdogan’s rule! For a workers’ alternative!  Sosyalist Alternatif (CWI in Turkey)  On the night of 15th July, a section of middle-ranking generals, ex-generals and colonels of the Turkish army tried to seize power by military means and overthrow the AKP government and President Erdogan. At the time of the attempted […]

Posted in: International, Turkey
France – in the face of terror in Nice we will not be intimidated !

France – in the face of terror in Nice we will not be intimidated !

No to hatred, suspicion and racism : don’t let us be divided !  Statement by Gauche Revolutionnaire (CWI in France), 15.07.16  What happened in Nice on Thursday 14th July was an appalling act. The lorry driver intended to cause as many deaths as possible, driving wantonly and colliding with the maximum number of people on […]

BUILD MASS NON-VIOLENT PROTESTS AGAINST RACISM AND POVERTY
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BUILD MASS NON-VIOLENT PROTESTS AGAINST RACISM AND POVERTY

JUSTICE FOR ALTON AND PHILANDO! First published on July 8, 2016 on US Socialist Alternative’s website (note that this was written when the identity of the killer of the 5 Dallas police officers was still unknown)  At least 136 black people have been killed by police in 2016 (The Guardian, 7/7/2016). On top of police violence, the black […]

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 […]

Posted in: International, Mexico