AUSTIN: Una marcha por el Día Internacional de la Mujer Trabajadora se enfrenta con fascistas, la policía hace detenciones

Por Mike Talavera El día del 8 de marzo, una organización revolucionaria de mujeres, el Popular Women’s Movement-Movimiento Femenino Popular (PWM-MFP), dirigió una marcha para celebrar el Día Internacional de la Mujer Trabajadora que tomó con éxito un tramo del 7th Street, una ruta principal muy ocupada del este de Austin que conduce al centro de la ciudad, antes que la policía tomó medidas represivas … Continue reading AUSTIN: Una marcha por el Día Internacional de la Mujer Trabajadora se enfrenta con fascistas, la policía hace detenciones

LOS ANGELES: Women call for revolution on International Working Women’s Day in Boyle Heights

By Zein Amari and Matt Handocerdos Communists, revolutionaries and the masses celebrated International Working Women’s Day in the working-class Los Angeles neighborhood of Boyle Heights yesterday through cultural performances, a short march and a call to reconstitute the Communist Party. A crowd gathered in front of the Boyle Heights City Hall on the corner of 1st Street and Chicago Street, directly across from the Los … Continue reading LOS ANGELES: Women call for revolution on International Working Women’s Day in Boyle Heights

AUSTIN: International Working Women’s Day March Clashes with Fascists, Police Make Arrests

By Mike Talavera Revolutionary women’s organization Popular Women’s Movement-Movimiento Femenino Popular (PWM-MFP) led a march celebrating International Working Women’s Day (IWWD) which successfully took a stretch of 7th Street, a busy east Austin arterial leading to downtown, before police cracked down on the crowd and subdued two marchers and a photographer, handcuffing them. Undeterred, the march continued and proceeded to a local H.E.B. grocery store … Continue reading AUSTIN: International Working Women’s Day March Clashes with Fascists, Police Make Arrests

US: Revolutionary Organizations Ready for International Working Women’s Day

By Mike Talavera Tomorrow is International Working Women’s Day (IWWD), and revolutionary women across the country are preparing rallies and marches to celebrate the holiday, continuing the momentum of a growing militant women’s movement in the US. For decades, the holiday has been coopted by the United Nations and groups like the Red Cross internationally and by the Democratic Party and its allies domestically, but … Continue reading US: Revolutionary Organizations Ready for International Working Women’s Day

FRANCE: Young Revolutionaries Hold National Conference

By Alexander Yari On the last weekend of February, the revolutionary group Jeunes Révolutionnaires (Young Revolutionaries) hosted a Conference of Revolutionary Mass Organizations, the first of its kind in France. Young Revolutionaries began last year, setting up chapters outside of the Parisian region after June 23, 2018 when it officially jumped to a nationwide level during the International Meeting for the 50th anniversary of the … Continue reading FRANCE: Young Revolutionaries Hold National Conference

FLORIDA: Capitalists Caught in Sex Trafficking Ring

By Miriam Cordova Only a couple weeks after his sixth Super Bowl win, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was charged with two counts of soliciting sex from a prostitute. Former Citigroup president John Childs and other private equity firm owners received similar charges in relation to a sex slavery ring that is run through spas across the US. Orchids of Asia is located on … Continue reading FLORIDA: Capitalists Caught in Sex Trafficking Ring

ERIE: Largest Industrial Strike in Years at Former GE Factory

By Alex Meins On Monday, workers at Wabtec’s newly-acquired General Electric Transportation factory in Erie, PA, voted to go on strike. This represents the largest industrial strike to happen in the United States since the strike of 6,500 oil refinery workers in 2015. A total of 1,700 locomotive assembly workers have enthusiastically walked out to protest a 35% wage cut, blocking the gateways to the … Continue reading ERIE: Largest Industrial Strike in Years at Former GE Factory