Ecuador: Los Campesinos Indígenas y Pobres Obligan al Gobierno de Moreno a Huir de la Capital, Continúa la Huelga General

Foto: Manifestantes se enfrentan contra la policía antidisturbios durante la huelga general en Ecuador Este artículo es una traducción. Por Martín Guerrero  El 8 de octubre, las protestas masivas de campesinos pobres e indígenas obligaron al presidente ecuatoriano, Lenin Moreno, a huir de Quito y trasladar la sede del gobierno a Guayaquil. Hoy se ha anunciado una nueva gran huelga nacional que ya recibió el … Continue reading Ecuador: Los Campesinos Indígenas y Pobres Obligan al Gobierno de Moreno a Huir de la Capital, Continúa la Huelga General

ECUADOR: Indigenous and Poor Peasants Force Moreno Government to Flee Capital, General Strike Continues

Photo: Protesters stand off with riot police during general strike in Ecuador By Jakob Stein On October 8, massive protests of poor peasants and indigenous people forced Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno to flee Quito and move the government headquarters to Guayaquil. A new great national strike has been announced for today, and has already received the support of revolutionaries around the country. Thousands of indigenous … Continue reading ECUADOR: Indigenous and Poor Peasants Force Moreno Government to Flee Capital, General Strike Continues

BRAZIL: Workers, Students Participate in 48-Hour National Education Strike

Photo: The Popular Revolutionary Student Movement (MEPR) raises a banner reading “Defend Education Tooth and Nail!” in Rio de Janeiro during the National Education Strike By Jakob Stein Starting on October 2, Brazilian students and workers participated in a massive two-day National Education Strike against the reactionary policies of fascist President Jair Bolsonaro, who has set out to privatize public education as well as dismantle … Continue reading BRAZIL: Workers, Students Participate in 48-Hour National Education Strike

DALLAS-FORT WORTH: Striking Workers Push Back Against Scabs, Police

Photo: Stills from livestream video showing auto workers confronting police and picketing at the Arlington General Motors Plant. By David Martinez On Tuesday, workers at the General Motors (GM) Assembly Plant in Arlington, Texas (part of the greater Dallas-Fort Worth Metropolitan area), continued the eighth day of a national strike, with an estimated 150 strikers forming picket lines at various entrances to the plant. The … Continue reading DALLAS-FORT WORTH: Striking Workers Push Back Against Scabs, Police

CHARLOTTE: Distribution Plant Workers Join National Strike

Photo: Strikers at GM Service Parts Operations building last week. By Gabriel Roshan At midnight on September 15, a group of auto workers began a picket outside of the General Motors (GM) Service Parts Operations in Charlotte on Westinghouse Blvd. The day before, the contract expired between GM and United Automobile Workers’ (UAW) after 96% of workers authorized a strike demanding a pay increase among … Continue reading CHARLOTTE: Distribution Plant Workers Join National Strike

Ecuador: Trabajadores Preparan Para la Huelga Nacional

Foto: Marcha proletario en Imbabura, Ecuador el 5 de septiembre Este artículo es una traducción. Por Alejandro Ocelote El 5 de septiembre, los trabajadores de la provincia de Imbabura, Ecuador, salieron a la calle en defensa de los derechos de los trabajadores contra las políticas reaccionarias de reforma laboral del presidente ecuatoriano Lenín Moreno. Dirigidos por la organización revolucionaria Frente de Defensa de los Derechos … Continue reading Ecuador: Trabajadores Preparan Para la Huelga Nacional

ECUADOR: Workers Prepare for National Strike

Photo: Proletarian march in Imbabura, Ecuador on September 5. By Jakob Stein On September 5, workers in the province of Imbabura, Ecuador took to the streets in defense of workers’ rights against the reactionary labor reform policies of Ecuadorian President Lenín Moreno. Led by the revolutionary organization Defense Front for Worker’s Rights-Imbabura (FDDT-I), workers blocked the main access road north to the city of Ibarra. … Continue reading ECUADOR: Workers Prepare for National Strike