• Interview with Eduardo Rosario, president of the New York City chapter of the Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA, AFL-CIO) The Organizer: NYC LCLAA has convened a press conference to call for the immediate resignation of Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rosselló. Why this call and what is happening on the ground in Puerto Rico? Eduardo Rosario: We are holding the press conference later today [July 19] to stand in solidarity with the Puerto Rican labor movement that will be [...]
  • Full Labor Rights in U.S. and Mexico! Statement by the Sacramento chapter of the Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA, AFL-CIO) May 31, 2019 — Donald Trump has declared economic war on Mexico. He announced that unless Mexico “puts an immediate stop to illegal migration” from Central America through Mexico, the United States will impose a 5% blanket tariff on all Mexican goods coming into the United States. For every month that this issue is not [...]
  • The POID (Independent and Democratic Workers Party of France) is hereby forwarding this urgent message, which it has just received from Algeria: “On this 28th of May, at midday, we were saddened and angry to learn of the death in jail of Dr. Kameleddine Fekhar. An activist in defence of the democratic rights of the Mozabite population of the Algerian province of Ghardaïa and a member of the FFS (Socialist Forces Front), he had been arrested with his comrades on March 31st and then convicted [...]