July 01, 2017 | In various cities around the country, the police repressed pickets and protests organized on the day of the "general strike".
BRAZILIAN GENERAL STRIKE
June 30, 2017 | Union bureaucrats tried to stop workers from mobilizing for today’s general strike. Despite their active or passive resistance, the Brazilian working class organized pickets and work stoppages (...)
May 25, 2017 | Puerto Rico is facing its most severe crisis since it was militarily captured and turned into a colony by the U.S. in 1898. The Island has been in economic recession for more than a decade, (...)
April 28, 2017 | In Sao Paulo, Brazil’s biggest city, airline, subway and heavy industry workers engage in the general strike, bringing the city to a standstill.
April 28, 2017 | Make the capitalists pay for the crisis! The largest Brazilian general strike in decades is going on now!
April 28, 2017 | There are pickets and roadblocks in cities around the country. In places like Sao Paulo and Rio, there has been repression. The Brazilian working class is fighting back against austerity and (...)
April 06, 2017 | On April 6, Argentina came to a halt due to a general strike against the right wing government's austerity measures.
February 09, 2017 | Talking about the general strike is the right conversation to be having.
December 02, 2015 | In Italy, thousands have taken the streets in a general strike against the education reforms of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi. Those of us in the "Nuestra Clase" grouping in Mexico sympathize with (...)
September 25, 2015 | Between 1991 and 2015 there is a vast gap. The mainstream left parties and the Central Trade Unions and other mass organisations affiliated to them had at that time a much tighter grip on the (...)