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French election leaves no choice for the working class

The second round of the French presidential elections present workers and youth with the "choice" between a banker and xenophobe. Neither offers any alternative for the working class. The focus must now be on transforming the Rebellious France into a mass political movement that fights to break with capitalism.

Military tensions rise: No to Trump and the warmongers!

Tensions over North Korea continue to simmer as Donald Trump adopts a more bellicose and belligerent stance. This imperialist sabre-rattling is a threat to everyone, raising fears of a Third World War. With a maverick in the White House, far-right demagogues on the rise, and the world economy in crisis, it is clear that we are in an epoch of profound instability.

French elections: the old order crumbles

After months of turbulent campaigning, the drama of the first round of the French presidential elections has come to a close, with Macron and Le Pen left to face each other in the run-off. Most notable in these elections was the unprecedented collapse of the traditional parties and the rise of the radical left candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon and his “Rebellious France” movement.

Turkey: How did Erdogan 'win' the referendum?

Recep Tayyib Erdogan officially won the YES vote in Turkey’s referendum to grant him, as president, sweeping and unchecked powers. But while the referendum was staged to give the impression of a strong regime with solid backing - a democratic vote for dictatorship, as some had called it - it has, in fact, revealed the exact opposite.

Bellicose Trump: world relations in turmoil

The isolationist Trump has had a change of heart. Instead of his promise to keep out of the Middle East, he has launched an attack against the Syrian government. This new American intervention in the Syrian civil war, along with sabre-rattling by the US President over North Korea, reflects not the strength of US imperialism, but the weakness of the Trump administration.

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