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
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
The Return of the Class Struggle
A specter is haunting the world. It is not yet that of communism, but that of class struggle—in capital letters. This new wave of protests began with the emergence of the yellow vests in France, which for the first time in many years made the ruling class of an imperialist country fear revolt. It has only spread since then.
Claudia CinattiOctober 22, 2019
Stop Repression: In Defense of Democratic Rights for Catalonia
We, the undersigned alternative media and journalists, condemn the repression by the Spanish State and criticize the bad practices of the Spanish media. We appeal to left parties and organizations to position themselves against the repression.
Left VoiceOctober 21, 2019
General Strike in Catalunya Against Long Prison Sentences for Independence Leaders
Earlier in the week, the Spanish Supreme Court sentenced leaders of the Catalan independence movement to unusually harsh prison sentences of up to 13 years. Hundreds of thousands of people have mobilized on the streets, shutting down freeways and the Barcelona airport and clashing with the police. They are now preparing for massive demonstrations and general strike that will paralyze Catalunya this Friday.
Sou MiOctober 17, 2019
Trotskyist Summer School in Catalonia
Last weekend, almost 100 people gathered in the Catalonian coastal town of Palamós for a summer school. The Revolutionary Workers Current (CRT) invited workers and youth for a weekend full of discussions, debate and relaxation.
Nathaniel FlakinSeptember 5, 2018
Podemos Leader Pablo Iglesias Calls Catalan Independence Illegal
Today, the Catalan Parliament declared independence and the Spanish State, for the first time in history, invoked Article 155, dissolving all Catalan institutions. Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias calls Catalan independence illegal.
Left VoiceOctober 27, 2017
Support the Rebellion of the Catalan People and Their Right to Self-Determination
For an independent and socialist Catalan Republic. For a free Federation of Iberian Socialist Republics.
Trotskyist Fraction – Fourth InternationalOctober 11, 2017