IST STATEMENT ON GREECE: NO TO THE AGREEMENT!

1. The victory of Syriza in the Greek general election of 25 January was a victory for the left and the workers’ movement – not only in Greece but throughout Europe. It marked a breakthrough in the struggle against the austerity measures with which the Western ruling classes have reacted to the global economic crisis (once the immediate scare caused by the 2008 financial crash... Read More

IST statement on November 14 General Strike: Greek, Spanish, Catalan, French, German, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian, Polish, Serbo-Croatian, Turkish, Urdu

The decision by unions in Greece, Italy, Portugal, the Spanish state, southern Cyprus and Malta to call a one-day general strike as part of a European-wide day of action against austerity is unprecedented. It provides a magnificent opportunity to link up the mass resistance to cuts and attacks on workers’ rights that has been developing throughout Europe over the last two years.... Read More

IST statement: General Strike in Southern Europe on 14 November

The decision by unions in Greece, Italy, Portugal, the Spanish state, southern Cyprus and Malta to call a one-day general strike as part of a European-wide day of action against austerity is unprecedented. Greek translation below It provides a magnificent opportunity to link up the mass resistance to cuts and attacks on workers’ rights that has been developing throughout Europe... Read More

Statement on the 14 November General Strike – En Lucha / En Lluita (Spanish / Catalan / English)

CCOO y UGT han convocado una Huelga General (HG) para el 14 de noviembre en contra de las políticas de austeridad que están siguiendo las administraciones públicas, desde el gobierno central encabezado por Mariano Rajoy a las comunidades autónomas. Sin embargo, esta huelga es especial, se encuentra enmarcada dentro de una jornada de lucha europea. De esta manera la convocatoria... Read More