بيان التيار الاشتراكي الأممي بشأن أزمة اللاجئين في أوروبا

*ترجمة: محمد عصام معوض 1 تواجه أوروبا ما يسمى بـ “أكبر أزمة لاجئين منذ الحرب العالمية الثانية”، فالمستويات العالمية من الهجرة بلغت نسب مروعة بسبب الحرب والاضطهاد، فقد هاجر نحو 13.9 مليون في عام 2014 فقط. الأعداد التي دخلت أوروبا في يوليو أعلى ثلاث مرات من العام السابق. تعتبر... Read More

In support of the popular movement in Lebanon, against state repression

Beirut has been the scene of growing demonstrations over the past few weeks in reaction to the government’s disastrous management of waste disposal and treatment; this market-based privatised approach has catastrophic environmental consequences, hitting first and foremost the most impoverished regions of the country. The closure of the open-air landfill site in Na’ameh following local mobilisations means that tons of rubbish are left on the streets of the country’s major... Read More

STATEMENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIALIST TENDENCY ON THE EUROPEAN REFUGEE CRISIS

1. Europe is facing what has been called its “greatest refugee crisis since the Second World War”. Global levels of displacement due to war and persecution have reached horrific proportions. Some 13.9 million were displaced in 2014 alone. The numbers entering Europe in July were three times higher than a year earlier. The largest source of refugees making the desperate journey to Europe is Syria. Here the civil war that started with the Assad regime’s attempt to crush the... Read More