Left wing communism

Category: Strikes, occupations


Critique of an ‘appeal by belorussian trade unionists’.

On an appeal by Belarusian trade unionists to «communists and leftists (sic) from all over the world». Following the article by “Battaglia comunista”, whose translation in French we gave [see English version: Belarus: Between Imperialist Feuds and Class Movements]*, and…

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What support for striking workers?

STS and the Bath Iron Works’ strike At this site, I have commented on several initiatives at Facebook that call themselves council communist. 1 Looking back at the experiences of these efforts to publish, to discuss, or to be active…

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Wild cat strike and a workers ‘ revolt in the Amur region in Russia

From a comrade, I received the following information.Following his text, I propose solidarity actions. Workers in the Amur region destroyed the office of a company that is building a gas processing plant for Gazprom. Several dozen builders broke into the…

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Trotskyist “council communism”? A warning

After the publication of my critical article Council communists of the world, organize (the workers, or yourselves?), I have been confirmed in the suspicion that one or more left-wing bourgeois groups are hiding behind council communism on Facebook to engage…

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Riots at Curacao (Caribbean)

The proletariat at the island of Curaçao (one of the former Dutch Antillean Islands) is hard hit by the recession and the lockdown measures (Covid pandemic). This is true for the region of the Caribbean as a whole, where the…

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“Defund the police” or what?

Defund the police has been the most important slogan in the last week. The mayors of Los Angeles and San Francisco have announced to cut the Police Department’s budget. In Minneapolis, a majority of the City Council pledged to dismantle its Police…

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VS: intensivering van de klassestrijd in de Covid-19 crisis

To English original Terwijl verpleegkundigen en hulpverleners blijven sterven door een gebrek aan persoonlijke beschermingsmiddelen, en [lijden onder] chronisch personeelstekort, stuurt de heersende klasse arbeiders weer aan het werk, ook al betekent dit hun dood. Dit is een ongekende aanval…

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