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Defend the right to strike! Sosyalist Alternatif, CWI in Turkey In the metal industry, a collective bargaining process took place between the MESS (‘Turkish Metal Producers Union’ – the bosses’ organisation) and three metal-workers’ unions: Birleşik Metal-Iş, Turk Metal and Celik-Iş. Both Turk Metal and Celik-Iş, which are yellow unions, made an agreement with the...

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For democratic working people’s defence and mass struggle against capitalism The canton of Kobanê, which is part of Rojava, has been under siege since 16 September and has become one of the centre points of resistance to the advance of ISIS. A lot of news is coming in about defenders of Kobanê taking the wind...

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Anti-Austerity Alliance tops SF in Dublin SW; Independent beats FF in Roscommon-South Leitrim Paul Murphy of the Anti-Austerity Alliance and Indpendent candidate Michael Fitzmaurice have recorded surprise wins in the Dublin South West and Roscommon-South Leitrim byelections. Transfers decided both contests with Mr Murphy overcoming Cathal King (Sinn Féin) in Dublin and Mr Fitzmaurice reeling...

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For democratic workers’ defence and Kurdish self-determination Paula Mitchell (edited version of an article in this week’s Socialist,paper of the Socialist Party – CWI England & Wales) The plight of Kurds and others living in Kobane, in the Kurdish area of Syria, surrounded and besieged by the Islamic State (IS), fills everyone who sees IS’s...

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The battle for Kobanê

Ekim 2, 2014 |

Regional war poses new challenges for struggle for Kurdish self-determination Serge Jordan, CWI Every day brings more gruesome news of the actions perpetrated by the so-called ‘Islamic State’ (IS): beheadings, crucifixions, enslavement of women and massacres of minorities and of virtually everybody who stands against their utterly sectarian agenda. A few miles from the Turkish...

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Down with Erdogan and his murderous regime! Coşku Mıhcı, Socialist Alternative (CWI in Turkey) The Soma mining disaster shocked Turkey; the official number of death toll is 301. Some trade unions, NGOs and political parties are claiming that it could be much higher. It is the worst mining disaster in Turkish history, the worst in...

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Erdoğan regime provokes violence and division Festus Okay, Ankara In the run-up to Turkey’s local elections on 30 March, tensions are rising. The death of the latest victim of police violence has triggered another mass uprising. The authoritarian and corrupt government is trying to cling on to power by fostering division – by stepping up...

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