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Fighting the Far Right with a General Strike: A Discussion with Revolutionary Socialists in Argentina

Left Voice spoke to leaders of Argentina’s Party of Socialist Workers (PTS) about the January 24 general strike against far-right president Javier Milei, and the tasks for the Left.

Left Voice

January 24, 2024
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Image of Argentina's PTS at a protest (left) and PTS leaders Raul Godoy and Fer Scolnik.

Workers in Argentina are organizing a general strike on January 24 — the first fight back against far-right president Javier Milei’s authoritarian measures and attacks on the working class. The PTS (Partido de Trabajadores Socialistas) is using its seats in Congress and positions in unions and universities to organize an active strike with mobilizations in the streets and rank-and-file discussions. On January 21, 2024, Left Voice and PTS leaders Raúl Godoy and Fer Scolnik discussed the situation in Argentina, the importance of mobilizing on January 24, and the tasks for the Left — both in Argentina and internationally.

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