Archive for February, 2017

CWI and Izquierda Revolucionaria – Towards unification
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CWI and Izquierda Revolucionaria – Towards unification

Joint declaration of the CWI’s and Izquierda Revolucionaria’s International Executive Committees In September 2016, we published a brief declaration after holding an initial meeting between our two organisations – a very fruitful meeting which revealed a broad agreement, politically and in terms of our methods of building a revolutionary party. In this meeting, we agreed […]

Posted in: International, Marxism
Why the Revolution Matters Today

Why the Revolution Matters Today

 In 1917, the Russian people, especially the working class, took control of society and history. The October Revolution delivered Peace, Bread and Land by ending the slaughter of the Russian soldiers, cutting the working day to eight hours and distributing the feudal estates to the peasants. The new government introduced sweeping democratic gains for women, […]

US: During the Next 100 Days: Build the Resistance to Trump’s Agenda!

US: During the Next 100 Days: Build the Resistance to Trump’s Agenda!

One of the most reactionary, bigoted, and predatory administrations in modern history has officially taken office. The incoming Trump presidency, from the vicious tweets to the bizarre press conferences to the reactionary cabinet picks and executive orders, has millions of people understandably feeling they are in an unfolding nightmare. People fear a man who has […]

Posted in: International, US
Terrorist Attack in Québec City: Counter Terrorism and Hate with Solidarity
By February 1, 2017 Read More →

Terrorist Attack in Québec City: Counter Terrorism and Hate with Solidarity

The terrorist attack on a mosque in Québec City is a tragedy that shocked and outraged most Canadians. There has been a huge response of solidarity across the country, with vigils and rallies. Six men were killed at prayer and 19 others were injured, some seriously. The murdered were all fathers, well known in the […]

Posted in: Canada, Quebec, Racism, Terrorism