Artikelen van International Viewpoint

From impasse to the road to reaction: an urgent assessment of the political scenario

2 dagen 18 uur ago

“Those of us who are committed to another path, based on class conflict, even though today it is a minority one, must prepare ourselves for the challenges that come, seeking a coming together with all the emancipatory movements and putting at its centre a strategy of accumulating forces to overthrow this political regime.”

- IV581 - June 2023 /
Brais Fernandez

For true liberation of LGBTQI people in China

3 dagen 16 uur ago

‘Especially during the pandemic, the Chinese government has continued privatization of public social services. It has exposed women and other marginalized groups to further precarious conditions and exploitation. Against this, feminist and LGBTQI activists have led local and overseas struggles against gender-based violence. Also, the people in China launched a massive struggle across the country. ”

- IV580 - May 2023 / ,
Yong-hui Hong

Khan Against the Generals

5 dagen 17 uur ago

“It must be stressed that none of Pakistan's political outfits, let alone its military, aims for even a modest change in social relations. They're not in the business of creating a new society. When people take to the streets to demand one, their only response is repression.”

- IV580 - May 2023 /
Tariq Ali

An Uneasy Alliance on the Left

1 week 3 dagen ago

“As a result of the election, for the first time since the 1960s, a socialist party won 1 million votes and 1.7 percent (although it did not enter the elections in many cities) and brought the number of its members to 50 thousand, making a significant contribution towards building a mass socialist party.”

- IV580 - May 2023 /
Metin Feyyaz

Global Post-Fascism and the War in Ukraine

1 week 6 dagen ago

“Therefore, being anti-fascist means claiming a tradition that is not consensual in Ukrainian history. It means to defend a certain political identity within a plural Resistance movement. Things are incredibly complicated. Roughly speaking, we could say that anti-fascism means a free and independent Ukraine not opposed to but rather allied with a democratic Russia.”

- IV580 - May 2023 / , , ,
Enzo Traverso, Ilya Budraitskis

Commons: A Ukrainian left-wing collective intellectual

1 week 6 dagen ago

One of the paradoxes of the war in Ukraine is that some of us have discovered the existence of an active left and a critical and creative thinking in Ukraine that we (including the author of these lines) have ignored for too many years. Amongst our revelations, Commons, Journal of Social Criticism, is certainly one of the most important and productive places for us to understand the situation in Ukraine — and in the world.

- Features / ,
Patrick Le Tréhondat
1 uur 8 minuten ago
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International Viewpoint, the monthly English-language magazine of the Fourth International, is a window to radical alternatives world-wide, carrying reports, analysis and debates from all corners of the globe. Correspondents in over 50 countries report on popular struggles, and the debates that are shaping the left of tomorrow.
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