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Leftist remainers and their strange EU fetish

Following the British Parliament’s refusal to back Theresa May’s Brexit deal, there is renewed optimism and plenty of glee among many so called “Leftist” remainers that Brexit can be scuppered altogether. This glee is centred on the misconception that the EU represents a paragon of democracy, individual rights, and social protection. They consider the institution to be synonymous with social progressiveness, if not outright socialism.

Mexico | Mexico: Latin American, World Leaders React to AMLO’s Victory

Several ex-Latin American leaders and other left-leaning politicians from around the world showed support for AMLO ahead of his victory at the polls.

Several former and current heads of state and government congratulated Mexico’s Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) on his stunning victory in Sunday’s general elections, where preliminary results showed he would win the Presidential election with over 50% of the votes cast.

France | European Workers Conference (Paris, 12 and 13 May 2018)

Final Declaration

Meeting 25 years after the signing of the Maastricht Treaty, we, workers (1), youth and labour movement activists from Belarus, Belgium, Britain, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Macedonia, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, the Spanish State, Switzerland and Turkey, meeting in Paris on 12 and 13 May 2018, have responded to the appeal issued by activists from France, Germany and Italy, which said:

L’EUROPE, l’avancée de l’extrême-droite, mais aussi le suicide des communistes

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par Danielle Bleitrach

il est facile de dénoncer l’extrême-droite sans faire le bilan de ce qui l’engendre, d’avoir une fois de plus un réflexe de la « gauche morale » qui continue à appuyer ce qui crée l’extrême droite comme ultime solution d’un capital qu’elle n’a jamais combattu. Et si on inversait le constat : si c’était la politique de l’UE en faveur des monopoles financiarisés et leur bellicisme qui avait  besoin de l’extrême-droite., que serait un parti communiste qui aurait prétendu combattre l’extrême-droite d’un point de vue moral sans s’attaquer à la racine du mal ? 

Russia | Red March – Moscow 7th November 2017 – Speeches

Translated by Dmytriy Kovalevich