Tag Archives: Working class

World in View: Greek youth continue the struggle

From the March-April 2011 issue of News & Letters: World in View: Greek youth continue the struggle Once again demonstrators took to the street in Athens–the first general strike of the year–against the austerity drive of the Greek “socialist” government. … Continue reading

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Mexico: Betrayal in electrical workers union

From the Jan.-Feb. 2011 issue of News & Letters: Mexico: Betrayal in electrical workers union Mexico City–In October 2009, Mexican President Felipe Calderón ordered the destruction of the publicly owned City Light and Power Company, and with it the destruction of … Continue reading

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European worker revolt

From the Nov.-Dec. 2010 issue of News & Letters World in View European worker revolt In Europe, capitalism’s deep economic crisis continues to unfold in ways that threaten the social benefits and social safety net that working people have fought … Continue reading

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