Free Julian Assange

The working class must mobilize to free Julian Assange! This perspective article was published on the World Socialist Web Site. For nearly six years, Julian Assange, who exposed the crimes of the US military and intelligence apparatus, has been imprisoned in London, trapped in the Ecuadorean embassy under increasingly onerous and precarious conditions. For more than two months, he has …

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The Grenfell Tower Inferno

The Grenfell Tower inferno was an act of social murder—a crime of capitalism. It was the end result of decades of deregulation and cuts, including the deadly impact of the gutting of the fire service, of Kensington and Chelsea Council’s ignoring repeated safety warnings and the criminal decision to cover the building in flammable cladding to make it look prettier for nearby rich residents.

The politically guilty are known: Successive Conservative and Labour governments and councils that have destroyed Britain’s social infrastructure and turned London into a playground for the rich, while socially cleansing working people and the poor from the capital.

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Defend immigrants and refugees

This perspective was originally published on the World Socialist Web Site on 21 June 2018. Faced with a firestorm of outrage both within the US and internationally, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday rescinding his administration’s policy of ripping children from the arms of parents seeking refuge in the US as a means of terrorizing migrants and halting …

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International Amazon Workers Voice

The International Amazon Workers Voice is a worldwide news publication aimed at telling Amazon workers the truth about conditions in Amazon facilities globally and providing world political news and analysis.

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