Juan Chingo

@JuanChingo | Paris

FRANCE ELECTIONS

The Uncertainty of the Presidential Elections and the “Organic Crisis” of French Capitalism

February 20, 2017 | "It’s like watching a Quentin Tarantino movie". This is how two editors from Le Monde began an article describing the series of unprecedented events and the high level of uncertainty in the French (...)

Juan Chingo

UNITED STATES

Trump: Divisions within the Elite

January 21, 2017 | Before the elections we pointed out the deep divide within the US ruling class. A bitter split emerged among the elites, with the majority supporting Hillary Clinton, the favorite of the (...)

Juan Chingo

The Hungarian Revolution of 1956

The Days When Hungarian Workers Defied Stalinism

December 02, 2016 | The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 is, so to speak, a “forgotten revolution.” Erased and banished from popular memory, it was a thorny subject for Soviet authorities and remains one for Western (...)

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ECONOMY

The Deutsche Bank Crisis and the Financial World War

October 18, 2016 | The Deutsche Bank crisis shows that the contradictions which led to the crisis of 2007/8 are not over, and instead have become interlinked with the geopolitical tensions of the great powers.

Juan Chingo

EUROPE

After Brexit: The UK´s Falling Influence

July 12, 2016 | While the full impact of the Brexit on the EU and NATO remains to be seen, it is certain that it will result in a decline of British influence.

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FRANCE

Workers’ Combativeness Throws Bourgeoisie into Disarray

June 15, 2016 | 'What if the French soccer team went on strike?' So went the June 10 editorial of pro-business French newspaper, Les Echos, giving away the writer’s confusion and shock at the persistence and (...)

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FRANCE

French Labor Makes A Comeback

June 02, 2016 | After two and a half months of mobilization led by university and high school students, the last few weeks of strikes and roadblocks mark a forceful return of the labor movement in France.

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FRANCE

The Paris Attacks and a Possible Anti-War Movement

November 23, 2015 | On top of the fear and emotion produced by the brutal attacks in Paris and near the Stadium of France on November 13, we are seeing a rollout of anti-terrorist operations in Saint-Denis and (...)

Juan Chingo

SOUTH AFRICA

#FeesMustFall: Revival of South African Student Movement

October 28, 2015 | The students have revealed the fictive nature of the transformation of the regime and of South African capitalism after the end of apartheid.

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EUROPE

The neocolonialist agreement on Greece reveals the real face of capitalist Europe

July 16, 2015 | The merciless attitude adopted by the negotiators representing the continent’s main imperialist powers and their allies has smashed the myth of a unified and pacified Europe, of a Europe of (...)

Juan Chingo