Alejandra Ríos

@ally_jericho | Oxford

UNITED KINGDOM

UK Protest: Shut Down Deportation Center!

December 03, 2016 | The Movement for Justice organized a mass protests at UK’s main immigration deportation center for women.

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UNITED KINGDOM

LONDON: 15,000 Protest Education Cuts

November 21, 2016 | On November 19, 15,000 students protested against increasing university fees and the marketization of education.

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Claire Mery

UNITED KINGDOM

Oxford Students Demonstrate Against Trump’s Former Campaign Manager

November 17, 2016 | University students in the UK organize protests against Trump on campus

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UNITED KINGDOM

The Left and the Brexit Referendum

June 22, 2016 | A day before the referendum, there is a climate of immense political tension. Contrasting positions over the referendum: to leave or to remain? What are the positions of the British left?

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EUROPE

#May19: Europe-wide Anti-racism Day Demonstration

March 19, 2016 | Major mobilisations are taking place in London, Scotland and Wales. Tens of thousands across Europe are predicted to take the streets, saying #RefugeesWelcome, #BlackLivesMatter, No to (...)

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EUROPE

France: Day of Protests Against Labour Law

March 18, 2016 | The ‘French Spring’ has begun. Students and young workers protested in cities across France on Thursday against the new labour law. The reforms make it easier to sack young employees. Over 150 k (...)

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INTERVIEW

Greece Strikes Again

November 25, 2015 | Left Voice interviewed Gianna Katsiampoura, a member of OKDE-Spartakos in Greece and a researcher at the National Hellenic Research Foundation.

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BRITAIN

March against austerity

October 07, 2015 | On October 4, more than 60,000 took to the streets in an anti-austerity protest outside the Conservative party's annual conference in Manchester, sending a strong message to the government (...)

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UK

Corbyn storms to victory on anti-austerity ticket

September 15, 2015 | On September 12 left-wing Labour MP Jeremy Corbyn was elected leader of the Labour Party with 59.5% of the vote. This remarkable landslide victory is a clear sign of resistance to the cuts, (...)

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UNITED KINGDOM

Demo: Refugees are welcome here!

September 14, 2015 | On September 12 more than 100,000 people marched in London in support of refugees. Tens of thousands took part in similar protests in Belfast, Brighton, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Glasgow, York, (...)

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GREECE

Who’s Who in the Greek Left

September 04, 2015 | We present our readers a map of the main tendencies of the Greek Left, including SYRIZA and its internal tendencies, Popular Unity, the KKE, ANTARSYA and others.

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GREECE / INTERVIEW

’I think that the dilemma of ’reform or revolution?’ is still valid’

August 26, 2015 | Left Voice interviewed Kostas Skordoulis, a leading member of OKDE-Spartakos about the current situation in Greece following the resignation of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and the recent (...)

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FROM ATHENS

The Institute Pantelis Pouliopoulos and the legacy of Greek Trotskyism

August 17, 2015

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Josefina L. Martínez
Laura Varlet

FROM ATHENS

Interview with Nikos Tsibidas: public broadcaster ERT under workers’ control during two years

August 06, 2015 | After the government shut down Greek Radio-Television (ERT) in 2013, the workers resisted and took ERT into collective self management and continued broadcasting for 2 years.

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NOTES FROM ATHENS

Greek crisis: stories from our correspondents in Athens

August 02, 2015 | From Athens, I am impressed by the eagerness of the Greek people to debate about the country's future.Politics is everywhere. On this site we will be publishing interviews with Greek activists (...)

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FROM ATHENS

Refugee Camp in Athens: A desperate attempt to escape from war and persecutions

August 01, 2015

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GREEK CRISIS

Migrants in Greece: Refugee camp in Athens

August 01, 2015

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GREECE

Tsipras defeats the Left Platform at Syriza’s CC meeting

July 31, 2015 | At a meeting that lasted for 14 hours, Tsipras defeated a motion presented by the Left Platform of Syriza. The Central Committee decided to hold an extraordinary party congress in September, (...)

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Josefina L. Martínez

UK: Trade Union Bill

Biggest attack on trade unions’ rights for 30 years

July 17, 2015 | Yesterday, the British government unveiled its Trade Union Bill – a draconian set of proposals that will affect working conditions and trade union’s rights. The new bill represents the biggest (...)

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GREAT BRITAIN

London tube strike

July 08, 2015 | The Tube strike is due to start today at 6.30pm and with four unions involved in the industrial action is set to be the most severe disruption to the tube network since 2002.

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GREAT BRITAIN

March Against Austerity: It’s time to fight back!

June 23, 2015 | On Saturday June 20, about 250,000 people took part in an anti-austerity demonstration in London, according to the event’s organisers, the People’s Assembly. Marches also took place in Bristol, (...)

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