L’assemblea nazionale “I lavoratori non sono carne da macello, tenutasi ieri, 30 marzo, è stato uno straordinario successo. Vi hanno assistito, naturalmente on line, centinaia di lavoratori e di lavoratrici e decine sono stati gli interventi, tutti interessanti.
L’assemblea ha lanciato anche un appello ai lavoratori di tutto il pianeta, perché solo l’azione unitaria della classe operaia potrà sconfiggere l’emergenza sanitaria attuale e quella economica e sociale che sta irrompendo nelle nostre vite.
Il distanziamento sociale necessario a contrastare la diffusione del contagio da coronavirus a cui siamo sottoposti da diverse settimane è stato promosso con campagne mediatiche che esaltano la bellezza dello stare in casa: “finalmente ci possiamo dedicare a tutto quello che non riusciamo a fare nel normale tran tran quotidiano”, leggere, fare yoga, vedersi un bel film e chi più hobby ha più ne metta…
- United States: Activision workers walk out against sexist oppressionon 4. Agosto 2021 at 9:45
For years, a toxic culture of rampant sexism has permeated Activision Blizzard, the video game development company behind titles including World of Warcraft and Call of Duty. This was blown open publicly on 20 July when California’s Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) filed a lawsuit against the company, alleging widespread sexism in the workplace, and calling the company “a breeding ground for harassment and discrimination.” The suit also alleges that women were paid less than men for the same roles, often forced into lower-rank positions, and were promoted less frequently than their male peers.
- [Interview] Defending the Cuban Revolutionon 2. Agosto 2021 at 13:42
Jorge Martin, editor for In Defence of Marxism, appeared on Rupture Radio talking about the Cuban Revolution, the recent protests that have broken out in the country, the imperialist blockade, and the tasks facing revolutionaries. You can listen to the entire thought-provoking discussion here.
- Bulgaria: regime in crisis – workers’ alternative needed!on 2. Agosto 2021 at 13:33
The 11 July Bulgarian parliamentary elections dislodged the right-wing GERB (“Citizens for the European Development of Bulgaria”) party from power. Deep divisions in the ruling class now threaten to transform a crisis of the regime into one of the whole political system.
- World Perspectives 2021: a global epoch of revolution is being preparedon 30. Luglio 2021 at 10:30
This document was approved by delegates at the 2021 World Congress of the International Marxist Tendency (full report here). It provides our general analysis of the main processes taking place in world politics, at a time marked by unprecedented crisis and turmoil. With dynamite in the foundations of the world economy and the COVID-19 pandemic still casting a shadow over the global situation, all roads lead to intensified class struggle.
- Marxism on the march worldwide: IMT Congress 2021on 27. Luglio 2021 at 21:19
Between 24 and 27 July, more than 2,800 Marxists from over 50 countries around the world gathered online for the World Congress of the International Marxist Tendency (IMT). This congress had originally been scheduled to take place in 2020, but was cut across by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.