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,…

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…

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…

Solidarity with the people of Thailand for democracy

Joint Regional Left statement in solidarity with the people of Thailand for democracy 15 October 2020 A growing wave of student-initiated pro-democracy protests have been sweeping Thailand since February. They have united a new generation of activists with former Red Shirts and even some disaffected people from the Yellow Shirt movement demanding: 1) the resignation…