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Wednesday, September 30, 2020
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), the Philippine National Police (PNP), and the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) should immediately and fully disclose before the public all of the so-called “advocacy groups” and the fake Facebook accounts that...

A divergent war | Tomorrow

Today, we are bound by a shared sense of uncertainty. Much of what we took for granted has changed forever. Many of us have...

‘Federation tale’ is over – it’s time to restore the ‘Cypriot Republic’

Union of Cypriots is following the reactions of Turkish officials about the United Nations General Secretary António Guterres’s proposal for 5+1 (Greek-speaking Cypriots, Turkish-speaking...

IWA Condemns Forced Hysterectomies of Women Detainees

The International Women’s Alliance condemns in the strongest terms the mass and unauthorized (or forced) hysterectomies of women detainees, the majority of whom are Latinx,...

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Lessons from Corona: Smash capitalism!

The Covid-19 pandemic has not only exposed the ineffectiveness of the capitalist system to deal with a crisis but also its criminal tendency to disregard hunger and impoverishment suffered by the masses at this critical juncture, prioritizing profits over people. Further, the imperialist anti-labor policies have also been well exposed. Neoliberal policies have bereft nation-states of financial, material and human resources, are helpless to stop the disease and look after the needs of the people.

Covid-19 Worldwide Stats

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33,865,134
Total confirmed cases
Updated on September 30, 2020 8:01 am

Articles

IWA Condemns the Pardon of Convicted US Marine by Philippine President Duterte

The International Women’s Alliance expresses our firmest solidarity with the people of the Philippines who are outraged by the recent pardon and release of...

International Migrants Alliance intensifies demands for migrants, refugees, and displaced peoples amid COVID-19 pandemic

Crises often highlight and worsen pre-existing social and economic problems. This statement has been repeated by many experts, commentators and observers of late, in...

Because they were taken alive, we want them back alive!

Every year on this day, August 30, we commemorate the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances. Established by the UN in...

Kurdistan should not become a battleground for regional or global wars

Kurdistan should not become a battleground for regional or global wars. It should be an inspiration for democracy and peaceful coexistence in the Middle East.

Indonesian migrant workers demand higher wages amid COVID-19

"It doesn't feel like it has been 7 months that we are in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic crisis. Various problems...

Health and labour rights of migrant domestic workers “at risk” with the COVID-19 outbreak

The COVID-19 outbreak and the consequent actions by the Hong Kong government have put migrant domestic workers “at risk” due to lack...

Threats vs rights defenders intensify as military pushes to regulate social media under terror law

“Straight from the horse’s mouth: the military’s proposal to ‘regulate’ social media under the Anti-Terrorism Act clearly isn’t about countering terrorism: they’ll use it to censor dissent and go after legal organizations they have long vilified as ‘terrorists,’”

Condemn racist state terror and U.S. imperialism’s war on Black people

The International League of Peoples’ Struggle-US Chapter (ILPS US) expresses its firmest solidarity and support to the Black liberation movement, the friends and family of George Floyd and to all of the people taking to the streets in Minneapolis and elsewhere to demand justice, accountability and an end to racist and colonial police terror.

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A divergent war | Tomorrow

Today, we are bound by a shared sense of uncertainty. Much of what we took for granted has changed forever. Many of us have...

Karapatan: Bill seeking to block US aid to AFP, PNP, a strong statement vs Duterte’s campaign of State terror

Amid growing international condemnation on the Duterte administration’s human rights violations in the Philippines, human rights alliance Karapatan said that passing the Philippine Human...

Stop the Plunder of the Philippines! Defend Cordillera!

On this day of global climate action, ICHRP-US and 350PDX join in solidarity with the people of the Cordilleras in the fight against corporate plunder and attacks from...

Human rights advocates rebuff President Duterte’s malicious comments to UN General Assembly

"The tone adopted by President Duterte in his speech to the UN General Assembly was properly moderate and constructive, but the substance contained the...

International Community Protests in Solidarity with the Filipino People’s Struggle to End Duterte’s Reign of Terror – ILPS

In commemoration of the 48th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law in the Philippines under the US-Marcos regime, the International League of Peoples'...

Events

International Community Protests in Solidarity with the Filipino People’s Struggle to End Duterte’s Reign of Terror – ILPS

In commemoration of the 48th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law in the Philippines under the US-Marcos regime, the International League of Peoples'...

Pacific Islanders call for a Just Recovery

From the 20th to the 27th of September, we will use this moment to show the world that the solutions to a Just Recovery...

Global Youth Climate Strikes are Back: Meet the Strikers

On September 25th 2020, thousands of climate strikes will take place across the globe to demand urgent action to tackle the climate crisis. Hear...

Africa

Africa in Globalization: How to explain Africa’s low share in world trade?

World trade will continue to experience severe turbulence in 2019 and 2020 after weaker than expected growth in 2018, due to rising trade tensions...

Zambia: growing condemnation vs. political repression

On August 22, Dr. Cosmas Musumali -- a German-educated economist, general secretary of the Socialist Party of...