Italy: “We’re not Lambs to the Slaughter!” Class Struggle in the Time of Coronavirus – ICT

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The Story of the Last Few Days 8 March. The Prime Minister’s Decree brought in new restrictive measures in the Lombardy-Venetia “red zone” and many activities throughout Italy were suspended, including prison visits. 8/9 March. The situation in prisons became serious. The disturbances began over a lack of communication about the risks […]

Initial Thoughts on Coronavirus and its Fallout – ICT

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The article which follows is a translation from Battaglia Comunista 3 (March 2020), paper of our Italian affiliate, the Internationalist Communist Party. Italy has currently one of the worst death rates from coronavirus (4%), higher even than China’s. This despite locking down over a dozen towns in Lombardy, closing all schools and […]

The French government and unions hand-in-hand to implement pensions ‘reform’ – The ICC

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This article is one of a series of articles on the struggle in France. They are all incredibly important and insightful pieces (this being the best of them). Read some of the other articles in this series here:

https://en.internationalism.org/content/16813/working-class-begins-become-aware-itself

https://en.internationalism.org/content/16800/massive-and-united-struggle-all-exploited-against-attacks-government

The working class begins to become aware of itself – The ICC

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This article is one of a series of articles on the struggle in France. They are all incredibly important and insightful pieces. Read some of the other articles in this series here:

https://en.internationalism.org/content/16800/massive-and-united-struggle-all-exploited-against-attacks-government

https://en.internationalism.org/content/16817/french-government-and-unions-hand-hand-implement-pensions-reform