Daily Archives: May 15, 2017

Ukraine | Nazis Threaten To “Slash” & “Impale” Inhabitant of Odessa Detained on May 9th for Opposing Banderism

Recent incident in Odessa illustrates typical tactics of Ukrainian Nazis

The member of the extremist organization “Right Sector” Sergey Sternenko published on his page on Facebook information on the young inhabitant of Odessa who was detained by police during clashes with Nazis on May 9th.

Venezuela | Venezuelan Revolutionaries Demand ‘Truly Communal State’

Thousands of Venezuelans took to the streets of Caracas to rally in support of the country’s commune movement.

Socialist revolutionaries from across the country joined the march, calling on the government of President Nicolas Maduro to endorse a proposal to provide constitutional recognition of communes. Currently, the commune movement has broad legal recognition, but isn’t included in the country’s constitution. However, commune supporters are optimistic that could soon change, with Maduro recently calling for constitutional reform.

Greece | Greece: Trade Unions Announced 24-Hour General Strike on May 17

The General Confederation of Employees of Greece (GSEE) and the civil servants’ union federation ADEDY — between them representing the majority of Greece’s unionized workers — reached a joint decision to hold a 24-hour general strike on May 17.
The decision was made at a meeting held at GSEE’s headquarters, with ADEDY and other social organizations.