Italy: Festa Rossa—A Resounding Success!

seminarFrom the minute comrades began to set up the stage, a week before the event was due to open, it was clear that the times were ripe for the return of our national Red Festival (Festa Rossa) for the 4th year. As soon as the first comrades set foot in the XXII Aprile park, in the city of Modena, mounting tents, stages, kitchens and various stands, dozens of people from the neighborhood came to us expressing their delight that the communist gathering had returned to the area.

Revolutionary Enthusiasm at the 2014 IMT World Congress

Revolutionary moods are growing across the world as capitalism rots and the ruling elite attempts to maintain its position by attacking the working class. Meanwhile, the International Marxist Tendency is growing in numbers, developing a deeper understanding of the processes taking place, intervening in the struggles taking place, and fighting for socialist ideas in the movements of workers and youth.

Over 100 Present at the British Marxist School to Discuss "A Century of Struggle"

summerschool2014-2Over 100 comrades attended the 4th annual Marxist Summer School in London, hosted by the IMT and UCLU Marxist Society from 20th-22nd June. The theme of this year’s school was ‘A Century of Struggle’ to commemorate not only capitalism’s passing over into imperialist barbarism in World War One, but also the manifold revolutions led by the working class in a period where capitalism has ceased to play any remotely progressive role.

Fighting Fund Appeal—May/June 2014

NEWWILLOGO1SmallerThe International Marxist Tendency is growing around the world. The Pakistani Marxists just had their Congress in March: a huge meeting taking up the largest meeting hall in Lahore! The Greek Marxists now have a biweekly newspaper distributed through kiosks in every part of Greece, and the British and Italian Marxists plan to launch biweekly papers next year. And what about the US?

 

Petition: Support the Struggle to Nationalize the Brazilian Occupied Factory Flasko!

flasko1The Flasko factory which has been occupied and run under workers’ control needs your help. For eleven years this factory has been run without bosses and under the control of the workers. Now they are waging a struggle to have the factory officially nationalized under workers’ control. Flasko needs 10,000 signatures by June 17 to force a public hearing in the Brazilian Senate to discuss their proposal of expropriation of the occupied factory. Please sign using the link below to help the comrades reach this target.