Monthly Archives: May 2014

Ukrainian democracy under threat as interim government moves to ban Communist party

“We firmly condemn these moves towards a future ban on the Communist Party of Ukraine” Gabi Zimmer. president of the Group of the European United Left/Nordic Green Left in the European Parliament.  Advertisements

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Assault and attempt to seize Communist Party City and Regional offices in Dnipropetrovsk

On Monday, May 26, armed masked men seized the city offices of the Communist Party of Ukraine in Dnipropetrovsk and assaulted and attempted to seize the regional offices of the party. They identified themselves as members of the Maidan 44 … Continue reading

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First picket against the war in the Donbas took place in Kiev (+PICS)

Kiev, May 28 (Navigator, Vladimir Raychenko) – “Cynicism of the authorities knows no bounds! Our sons are being sent to shoot at our families, paid for with our money” – such were the slogans of a picket that took place … Continue reading

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Bristol picket in solidarity with the antifascist resistance in Ukraine

Bristol demonstration against Western backing for the far right regime in Kiev and in solidarity with those resisting fascist repression in Ukraine. Wednesday 4th June. Assemble 5:30pm at the Fountains, opposite The Hippodrome FB Event: 

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Borotba welcomes Donetsk miners that came to rally against the “Anti Terrorist Operation”

Union Borotba (Struggle) welcomes the Donetsk miners that came to rally against the so-called “anti-terrorist operation.”

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Donetsk miners march against “anti terrorist operation”

A thousand striking miners from a number of coal mines marched on May 28 in Donetsk to protest against Kiev’s “anti-terrorist operation” and to demand the withdrawal of government troops. See a Reuters report of the protest: http://uk.reuters.com/article/2014/05/28/ukraine-crisis-miners-idUKL6N0OE2GO20140528 and another … Continue reading

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United Electrical workers union statement on Ukraine

This is a statement by the US union United Electrical workers about the situation in Ukraine: 

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