IMA – Canada demands release of Nepali migrant leader Ramesh Tufan

Mr. Mohamed Hatimi Hj. AbasActing High Commissioner /Counsellor / Head of Chancery High Commission of Malaysia, Ottawa60 Boteler Street Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8Y7Telephone : (613) 241 5182Fax : (613) 241 5214Email : malottawa@kln.gov.my Honorable Mr. Mohamed Hatimi Hj. Abas, Montreal, November 11, 2008 — The International Migrants’ Alliance – Canada (IMA – Canada) expresses our… Read More IMA – Canada demands release of Nepali migrant leader Ramesh Tufan

Formation of Progressive Nepali Forum in the Americas (PNEFA)

Progressive members of the Nepali community in the Americas, particularly in North America, have created an organization – the Progressive Nepali Forum in the Americas (PNEFA) – with the objective of contributing to the movement for social justice in Nepal and abroad. The organization responds to the increasing Nepali diasporic population in this part of… Read More Formation of Progressive Nepali Forum in the Americas (PNEFA)

Year-long commemoration of Norman Bethune gets underway in Montreal

Montreal — The Mayor of Montreal, Gerald Tremblay, former Governor General of Canada, the Right Honorable Adrienne Clarkson, Concordia University President Judith Woodsworth and the Ambassador of The People’s Republic of China, Lan Lijun, assembled on Oct. 14, 2008, at Place Bethune on the corner of Guy Street and De Maisonneuve Blvd. West in downtown… Read More Year-long commemoration of Norman Bethune gets underway in Montreal

Education, Imperialism, and Resistance – call for papers

Shih Hsin University, Taipei, Taiwan August 10-11, 2009 Deadline for abstracts: November 30, 2008Notification of acceptance: January 31, 2009Deadline for papers: May 31, 2009 The International League of Peoples’ Struggle Working Group on Teachers, Researchers, and other Education Personnel invites academics, scholars, researchers, education and social activists and progressive intellectuals to an international conference on… Read More Education, Imperialism, and Resistance – call for papers

Millions observe October 16 as World Foodless Day

A Global Day of Simultaneous Actions that resist forces maintaining the Financial and Food Crises Today, 16 October, 2008, millions of farmers, agricultural workers, fisherfolks, pastoralists and herders, indigenous peoples, women, migrants, consumers, youth and urban poor are in unison in resisting neoliberal policies that created and maintain the food security crisis and the financial… Read More Millions observe October 16 as World Foodless Day

Le pic de la crise est-il vraiment derrière nous? – Masse Critique

Réponse au directeur du FMI – essai par Roger Rashi «Le pic de la crise est peut-être derrière nous», a déclaré le 13 octobre le directeur général du Fonds monétaire international (FMI), Dominique Strauss-Kahn, alors que les marchés boursiers reprenaient du tonus (+11% en moyenne) après les baisses catastrophiques subies la semaine précédente. Ces baisses,… Read More Le pic de la crise est-il vraiment derrière nous? – Masse Critique

The Global Financial Crisis and its Implications for Workers of the World – EILER

by Paul L. Quintos Executive Director EILER 20 September 2008 The worst crisis since the Great Depression "The world economy has entered new and precarious territory", opens the latest World Economic Outlook published by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) last April 2008. It describes the current financial crisis that erupted in August 2007 as "the… Read More The Global Financial Crisis and its Implications for Workers of the World – EILER

Vive la résistance palestinienne! – Le comité Farhad

(Le 1er février 2008) Le comité Fahad contre l’intervention impérialiste au Moyen-Orient salue l’action du Hamas et des masses populaires palestiniennes qui résistent héroïquement aux sionistes d’Israël et aux pays impérialistes. Le 23 janvier, six jours après la décision d’Israël d’imposer un blocus sur la Bande de Gaza, les militantes islamistes, en faisant sauter à… Read More Vive la résistance palestinienne! – Le comité Farhad