Photo: Revolutionaries honor Pierre Overnay with red flags at his memorial 48 years after his death By Mike Talavera Coverage in French from Cause Du Peuple French revolutionary news organization Cause du Peuple and youth organization Jeunes Révolutionnaires organized a memorial for revolutionary Pierre Overney on February 23, 48 years after his death, paying homage at his tomb with speeches, flowers, and songs. Known affectionately … Continue reading FRANCE: Homage to Pierre Overney
Photo: Forensics team enters one site of the shooting rampage in Hanau, Germany By Jakob Stein On February 19, a fascist named Tobias Rathjen murdered nine people in Hanau (in the German state of Hesse), and injured another five. He deliberately targeted immigrants by attacking two different hookah bars in the area; while some victims did have German citizenship, the majority were immigrants from the … Continue reading GERMANY: Fascist Murders Nine in Shooting Spree
The following is an unofficial translation of the article “Réforme des retraites : le malus lié à l’âge pivot s’appliquera tout au long de la retraite!” from revolutionary newspaper La Cause du Peuple. Since its publication, the French Minister for Pension Reform, Jean-Paul Delevoye, has resigned due to a failure to publicly disclose 13 other posts, which are potential conflicts of interest. Strikes and mass … Continue reading FRANCE: Penalty Tied to Fixed Retirement Age Will Apply Throughout Retirement!
Photo: Belfast police officer stands next to an armored vehicle By Mike Talavera Last week, a police car on routine nighttime patrol in West Belfast was struck by an explosive object in what authorities have referred to as “an attempt to kill or injure police officers.” The attack is the latest in a series of armed actions against British targets in Northern Ireland. Although no … Continue reading IRELAND: Grenade Thrown at Belfast Police Car
Photo: Heads of State represent their respective countries at the North Atlantic Treaty Organization summit last week By Mike Talavera Today, French President Emmanuel Macron is hosting German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Élysée Palace to discuss the imperialist proxy war in Eastern Ukraine. The absence of the US and other anti-Russian members of the North … Continue reading NATO at Crossroads after 70th Anniversary Summit
By Sherman Cox Earlier this week, graffiti actions were carried out in Germany and Denmark under the slogan “Defend the Life of Chairman Gonzalo!” These efforts, carried out on the 85th anniversary of Gonzalo’s birth, help publicize the worldwide campaign to defend the Chairman from the threat of assassination posed by the Peruvian state. A statement posted on the Danish site Socialistik Revolution reads: “Chairman Gonzalo … Continue reading Graffiti in Europe Calls to Defend Chairman Gonzalo’s Life
The following is an unofficial translation of the article “Mobilisation historique contre la réforme des retraites : 1,5 millions de manifestants!” originally published December 5 from revolutionary French newspaper La Cause du Peuple. Bracketed text are our own clarifications. Translation by Kate LaBelle This Thursday, December 5, was marked in the heart of the French state by the first big day of strikes and demonstrations … Continue reading FRANCE: Historic Mobilization Against Pension Reforms, 1.5 million demonstrators!
Unofficial translation of an article originally appearing in A Nova Democracia “But it is characteristic of the victory of fascism that this victory, on the one hand, bears witness to the weakness of the proletariat, disorganized and paralyzed by the disruptive Social-Democratic policy of class collaboration with the bourgeoisie, and, on the other, expresses the weakness of the bourgeoisie itself, afraid of the realization of … Continue reading Comrade Dimitrov is Immortal!
Photo: Hundreds of protesters in support of Catalan independence gather in Barcelona during a general strike on October 18. By Felipe Vera For nearly two weeks, hundreds of thousands of Catalans have been revolting against the Spanish state, throwing rocks at the police, declaring a general strike, and occupying airports and roads. On Monday October 14, the Spanish Supreme Court declared its ruling on a … Continue reading CATALONIA: Mass Revolt Against Spanish State Repression