Vaccinate the workers from the savage capitalist virus with people’s solidarity, democracy and social protection (Joint Statement of the Southeast Asian Left for May Day 2021)

Joint Statement of the Southeast Asian Left for May Day 2021 Vaccinate the workers from the savage capitalist virus with people’s solidarity, democracy and social protection (This joint statement is initiated by the Southeast Asian Left, and endorsed by organisations from within and outside Southeast Asia region.) After more than a year of the COVID-19 pandemic,…

PETRONAS must pull out totally from Myanmar

Parti Sosialis Malaysia (PSM) strongly urge the PETRONAS to stop funding the murderous military regime in Myanmar by completely withdrawing its investment in Myanmar. PETRONAS has announced recently a temporarily cessation of operation in Yetagun gas field, but the company said it“remains committed to its project in Yetagun and is taking all necessary measures to…

Turkey: Stop the repression on HDP!

Socialist Party of Malaysia strongly condemns the ban proceedings against the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) in Turkey. The threat of banning HDP came after years of repression on the democratic opposition forces in Turkey. On 17th March 2021, the top public prosecutor of the high court of appeals has filed a case with the constitutional…

Solidarity with the people of Burma against military coup

Joint Statement on Burma 23th February 2021 Solidarity with the people of Burma against military coup We, the undersigned organisations, strongly condemn the military coup in Burma. The current coup is a great set back to the little achievement of the transition process towards democracy in Burma for the last decade. We denounce the use…

Thailand: Free all political prisoners and abolish the draconian lèse majesté law

Joint Statement Thailand: Free all political prisoners and abolish the draconian lèse majesté law 13 February 2021 We are deeply concerned over the rejection of bail for four prominent Thai pro-democracy activists for charges under the draconian lèse majesté law. Parit Chiwarak, Anon Nampa, Somyot Pruksakasemsuk and Patiwat Saraiyaem have been detained and denied bail…

No to military coup in Myanmar

Socialist Party of Malaysia (PSM) is deeply concerned over the latest political development in Myanmar. We strongly condemn the unfolding military coup that involves the detention of the State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and other political leaders from the ruling party, dissolution of the Assembly of the Union, suspension of the Constitution and declaration…

Gilgit Baltistan (Pakistan): Baba Jan and his comrades finally free!

This article is originally published in Europe Solidaire Sans Frontières (ESSF) website. written by Pierre Rousset Nine years after being imprisoned, Baba Jan and his last three imprisoned comrades have been released. Nine years during which we have more than once feared for his life, nine years punctuated by legal battles and vast mobilizations in…