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Social Democratic Government Wins Overwhelmingly in Portugal’s Elections. Its Former “Left” Partners Were Crushed
Prime Minister António Costa’s Socialist Party won an absolute majority in Sunday’s Portuguese parliamentary elections, his former left-wing partners were crushed, and the far Right made significant gains.
IzquierdaDiario.esFebruary 1, 2022
Greek Neo-Nazi Group Declared a Criminal Organization by Court
After nearly five years of legal proceedings in Greece, the Athens Court of Appeals on Wednesday, October 7 found the leaders of the Greek neo-Nazi group Golden Dawn --- including the group’s head Nikolaos Michaloliakos --- guilty of belonging to and leading a criminal organization.
IzquierdaDiario.esOctober 7, 2020
Understanding the European Union’s 750 Billion Euro Covid-19 Stimulus Package
The leaders of the European Union just announced a 750 billion euro fund (US$857 billion) for post-Covid "reconstruction." What does the plan involve and who will ultimately pay for it?
IzquierdaDiario.esJuly 23, 2020
Workers and Activists Around the World Protest the Firing of French Railway Worker Éric Bezou
Solidarity for fired railway union activist Éric Bezou is coming in from many political and social personalities in France and internationally. In the midst of the pandemic, France’s Ministry of Labor is enabling his unfair dismissal.
IzquierdaDiario.esMay 28, 2020
Spanish State: “This Partial Lifting of the Quarantine Puts Capitalist Profits Before Our Lives!”
We publish below a political declaration by the Revolutionary Workers Current (CRT) in Spain, issued in the wake of the government’s announcement that it will begin a gradual lifting of the quarantine — which will put millions of workers’ lives at risk.
IzquierdaDiario.esApril 11, 2020
Catalan Labor Union Calls Strike on International Women’s Day
The General Confederation of Labor (CGT) in Catalonia has called for a 24-hour strike on International Women’s Day, March 8.
IzquierdaDiario.esMarch 3, 2020
France Paralyzed by Largest General Strike in Decades
A general strike began in France today against President Emmanuel Macron's sweeping pension reform. The strike has been called by unions representing railway and transport workers, hospital workers, teachers, firefighters, and students. The biggest of its kind in decades, the strike currently paralyzing France is expected to continue through the week.
IzquierdaDiario.esDecember 5, 2019
Spanish Elections on November 10: Vote for the CUP!
The Revolutionary Workers Current (CRT) calls for a vote for the Popular Unity Candidacy (CUP) in Catalonia and for a blank vote in the rest of the Spanish State.
IzquierdaDiario.esNovember 3, 2019
Catalunya: A Letter to the Young People in Prison
As millions of people in Catalunya have taken to the streets to fight for the right to self-determination, many have been thrown in prison by the regime. The anticapitalist youth organization Contracorrent (Against the Current) sent this letter to the young political prisoners. “The best solidarity we can send is to continue the struggle to break the chains of this system.”
IzquierdaDiario.esNovember 1, 2019
350 at the Revolutionary Internationalist Summer Academy in Southern France
The European groups of the Trotskyist Fraction—Fourth International brought more than 350 people to France for the second Revolutionary Internationalist Summer Academy. In attendance were groups from France, the Spanish State, Germany, Italy, and other countries. They discussed the main events of the class struggle, political theory, strategy, and the challenges of the revolutionary left in Europe.
IzquierdaDiario.esJuly 10, 2019