International solidarity works. The abducted comrades in Pakistan have been safely released.
The brutal lynching of 23-year-old student Mashal Khan by a fundamentalist mob is a new and shocking example of the reign of terror that is being waged against progressive forces in Pakistan. We are appealing to our readings for donations to the Pakistan Trade Union Solidarity campaign and the Progressive Youth Alliance to fight this menace.
We publish here a further set of reports and videos from the enormous protests against Trump and his reactionary policies - mass demonstrations that have erupted in cities and towns across the country, with thousands of radicalised students and young workers coming onto the streets against Trump and the Tories, and in solidarity with migrants and the oppressed everywhere.
We publish here a report of a recent protest in central London in solidarity with the #FeesMustFall student movement in South Africa, along with text from a leaflet from the demo by the SOAS Marxist society, and an in-depth analysis of the #FeesMustFall movement by Ben Morken of the IMT in South Africa.
The murders of Michael Brown and Eric Garner have reverberated loudly worldwide. From New York to Palestine to Mexico, young people are fed up with this racist system that sanctions the death penalty for stealing a piece of candy, and are connecting their struggle across borders. In London, too, thousands of young people have taken to the streets in solidarity, with Marxist students showing their support at the demonstrations taking place.