Monday, March 8, 2021
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
The students were protesting for their right to free education and against the new law which aims to permit police presence in university campuses.
On the orders of Aristotle University's rector, riot police forces intervened by using chemicals and other crowd dispersal methods, while more than 30 students were arrested. In a video published on YouTube, police officers appear violently dragging a student with his head being on the pavement.
Thursday, February 4, 2021
Thursday, January 28, 2021
“…Because for me,the most surprising,
the most imposing, the most mysterious and grandiose
Is a man not allowed to walk;
A man who’s being shackled”
- Nazim Hikmet.
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
In a video message, with the Athens' Acropolis in the background, the General Secretary of the World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU) George Mavrikos sends his best wishes for a Happy New Year "with faith and knowledge".
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Koutsoumbas strongly denounced the policies of the government during the pandemic, adding that the measures announced aim at strengthening the capital at the expense of the workers and people's rights. The KKE General Secretary pointed out that ND, opposition party SYRIZA and all the other bourgeois parties in the parliament are "strategically aligned" in the same policy, despite minor differences.
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
On Thursday 26th of November, the country's workers respond to the anti-labor, anti-people policy of the government by organizing a nationwide strike. In statement, the All-Workers Militant Front (PAME) points out:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Italy's Unione Sindacale di Base (USB): Ten years of class-oriented, independent and internationalist activity
"We could not celebrate together the tenth anniversary of USB, we do it now with this video that traces some important moments of our existence.
From the first congress, that of the unification between RdB and Sdl Intercategoriale, to date, thousands of initiatives, struggles, conferences, participation in international events have marked our first ten years.
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Mass protests by trade unions throughout Greece: Struggle against anti-people measures and repression
In Athens' Syntagma Square, thousands of protesters demanded protection measures for the people's lifes and rights, including the shielding of hospitals and the public health system, the need for hiring more teachers and cleaning staff in public schools, cheap and safe public transport, policies against unemployment and dismissals, collective agreements and strengthening of the labor rights.
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
The meeting was attended by George Mavrikos, General Secretary of the WFTU, who delivered a speech.
Giota Tavoulari, President of the National Federation of Workers in Pharmaceutical Industries and Babis Vortelinos, TUI Public Services Vice President, delivered speeches on behalf of Greek Trade Unions.
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
On the 7th anniversary since Fyssas’ murder, hundreds of people marched in Athens demanding the punishment of Golden Dawn’s criminals.
Sunday, September 13, 2020
Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Moria was home to nearly 13,000 refugees and migrants, which is more than four times the number the camp can officially hold.
Friday, July 10, 2020
Thursday, July 2, 2020
"The KKE calls for a mass popular uprising for the withdrawal of the ND government bill, which is trying to paralyze the right to labor-people's demonstrations, for which rivers of blood were shed.
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Thursday, June 11, 2020
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
|The impressive May Day rally in Athens / Photo: Reuters.|