Zanon

Raúl Godoy: “An Ambitious and Thrilling Historical Responsibility”

In the closing speech of the international May Day rally of the Trotskyist Fraction, Raúl Godoy — a ceramics worker and leader of the Party of Socialist Workers (PTS) in Argentina — speaks about the need for workers to form their own independent, internationalist organizations to fight against capitalism.

Workers’ Control Against the Pandemic

Argentina has a long tradition of workers occupying their factories and producing under workers’ control. In the crisis, workers who once had to sew police uniforms have taken control of their workplace and are now making surgical masks. A U.S. hotel worker currently in Argentina reports.

Two Socialists Elected In Neuquén Province, Argentina

Last Sunday, revolutionary socialists won two seats in the parliament of the Neuquén province in Argentina. One of them is a leader of the Zanon workers who occupied their factory in 2002 and now produce under workers’ control.

A Union of Class Struggle, a Tool for Ending Capitalist Exploitation

The following excerpts from the Social Statute of the Sindicato de Obreros y Empleados Ceramistas de Neuquén (SOECN – Ceramic Workers’ Union of Neuquén) demonstrate how to organize a democratic union for class struggle.