A brutal second wave of COVID-19 is ravaging India. The healthcare system is totally overrun. The dying lie in hospital corridors, parking lots, on the streets, in their homes, begging for medical attention that will never come.
Capitalist governments around the world are making the most of the COVID-19 pandemic to criminalize protest and to clamp down on dissent. The workers’ organizations must fight back!
Vaccine nationalism demonstrates that capitalism is unable to deal with a virus that has no respect for borders, profit margins, or national interests.
The insanity of a vaccine trade war in the middle of a pandemic is positive proof of the irrational, decrepit state of the capitalist system.
The pandemic has revealed that capitalism is totally unequipped to deal with a global crisis of this nature. In their short-term drive to protect profits, the bosses have left scars on society that will never […]
With the new vaccines being administered around the world, one would think we are approaching the end of this pandemic. However, in their haste to get the economy moving again, politicians and profiteers are ignoring […]
A million lives have officially been claimed by the COVID-19 pandemic. The scale of this tragedy is a direct result of capitalism and its representatives.
The bourgeoisie is eager to get a vaccine produced so they can put an end to this pandemic and restart production. The ruling class, however, is divided.
The coronavirus pandemic is exposing the class lines in society more than ever. National unity is a reactionary fiction. We need workers’ unity against capitalism in the face of this crisis.
A perfect storm of private sector profiteering, reckless production practices, environmental destruction, and underinvestment in medical research has made global pandemics more common, and undermined our capacity to deal with them.
As protests continue in France, workers must build for an all-out, continuous general strike, setting the stage for a revolutionary struggle to bring down Macron.
At yesterday’s general strike in France 1.5 million people demonstrated against Macron’s pension reform and the government as a whole. The spirit of the gilets jaunes can be felt on the streets.