Celeste Murillo

@rompe_teclas

WOMEN´S MARCH

The Failure of Liberal Feminism in the Trump Era

February 06, 2017 | The restrictions imposed by the new administration on the right to choose and the promise of new attacks raise the question of how to defend women’s rights in the Trump era.

Celeste Murillo

UNITED STATES

Sanders and the Unions Support Trump Measures

January 27, 2017 | This week, Sanders the “socialist” praised Trump’s executive order to withdraw the United States from the TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership) and received praise from the union bureaucracy.

Celeste Murillo

WOMEN´S MARCH

The Women’s March and the Democratic Party Trap

January 22, 2017 | Saturday’s women march was a historic event, with over a million people taking the streets around the country.

Celeste Murillo

UNITED STATES

Does Bernie Sanders Represent the U.S. Left?

November 11, 2015 | Growing international discontent with the political caste system has found its way to the United States. There, though a far cry from the political earthquakes that have shaken several countries (...)

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Juan Andrés Gallardo

IDEAS & DEBATES

The Left and the Working Class: is it possible to reconstruct the strategic dialog?

August 11, 2015 | The organizing taking place among precarious sectors of the U.S. working class is generating accommodations on the part of a discredited union bureaucracy. For the first time in decades, left (...)

Celeste Murillo
Juan Andrés Gallardo

MEXICO

Oaxaca teachers resist government attacks

July 22, 2015 | An executive order by the Governor of Oaxaca disbanded the State Public Education Institute of Oaxaca (IEEPO) as part of an effort to weaken teachers' protests. Teachers from Section 22 of the (...)

Celeste Murillo

GREECE

Tsipras’ capitulation and the general strike against the agreement

July 14, 2015 | Despite the resounding NO at the referendum last July 5, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras accepted the demands made by the Troika. A new austerity package is on the way. Syriza has ignored the (...)

Celeste Murillo

UNITED STATES

Cuba-US relations: Embassies, Flags and Big Business

July 02, 2015 | Cuba and the US agreed on the formal restoration of full diplomatic relations and also announced the reopening of embassies in both countries at the end of the month.

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Peace missions? Denounces of abuse and prostitution against “Blue Helmets”

June 26, 2015 | A recent study from the UN confirms the accusations made years ago by left and feminist organizations: troops abuse of women and young girls and offer food and money in exchange for sex.

Celeste Murillo

GREECE

Tsipras’ capitulation and the crisis of Syriza

June 25, 2015 | After five months of negotiations, Syriza agreed with the European Union (EU) governments on several proposed cuts last Monday. These agreements look to secure the last phase of the 7.2 billion (...)

Celeste Murillo

LATIN AMERICA

ARGENTINA: Successful election for the Left and Workers’ Front

June 22, 2015 | Noelia Barbeito, a 33 year-old teacher and a member of the Socialist Workers Party (Partido de los Trabajodores Socialistas, PTS) representing the Left and Workers' Front obtained 10,39 % of the (...)

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