Crisis

A Race Towards the Abyss: Labor and Capital Competition in a Globalized Market

May 24, 2017 | The internationalization of production has redefined the terms of global competition. Global Value Chains perpetuate the North-South divide and create a unified global labor (...)

Esteban Mercatante

GERMANY

Refugees: The End of the German Illusion

February 08, 2017 | German Chancellor Angela Merkel responds to Trump’s racism. Is she being cynical, hypocritical, or both?

Sebastian Vargas

ECONOMY

The Deutsche Bank Crisis and the Financial World War

October 18, 2016 | The Deutsche Bank crisis shows that the contradictions which led to the crisis of 2007/8 are not over, and instead have become interlinked with the geopolitical tensions of the great (...)

Juan Chingo

ECONOMY

Phase Two of the Economic Crisis

September 01, 2016 | The 10th international conference of the Trotskyist Fraction took place in Buenos Aires from August 7 to 14, with representatives from 14 countries. This article focuses on one major topic of (...)

CRISIS IN VENEZUELA

Venezuela at the Brink

July 16, 2016 | The Venezuelan crisis has sharpened dramatically in recent months, with skyrocketing inflation and widespread shortages of food and basic goods in poor and working class neighborhoods, which led (...)

Robert Belano
Eduardo Molina

DEBATES:

Lines of Debate: the Subaltern and the Proletariat of the World

May 16, 2016 | Reverberations of the international crisis have resurrected the idea of the working class as revolutionary political actor from the crypt. Today, with evidence of growing labor unrest in both (...)

Marcel Van Del Linden

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.

Alejandra Ríos

FRANCE

The Paris Attacks and a Possible Anti-War Movement

November 23, 2015 | On top of the fear and emotion produced by the brutal attacks in Paris and near the Stadium of France on November 13, we are seeing a rollout of anti-terrorist operations in Saint-Denis and (...)

Juan Chingo

UNITED STATES

Puerto Rico’s Catastrophic Fiscal Adjustments

November 07, 2015 | Imperialism seeks to prevent another Greek scenario. In Congress, Obama requested legislative reforms to clear the way for Puerto Rico to undergo bankruptcy processes. The republicans, who (...)

Barbara Funes

CRISIS

Ford Workers from Brazil on Strike Against Mass Layoffs

September 14, 2015 | Ford Workers in Brazil go on strike against mass layoffs amidst Brazil's economic crisis. The government-led union accepts that workers pay for the crisis, negotiating only how much the workers (...)

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