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Tusenvis svindles for pensjon

Klassekampen - Thu, 05/09/2019 - 15:58
TAPER PENGER: Arbeidskrimjegere kommer stadig over bedrifter som bryter loven ved å ikke spare pensjon til sine ansatte. En ny utregning anslår at over 200.000 arbeidstakere blir snytt for pensjonen de har krav på.

I historiens skygge

Klassekampen - Thu, 05/09/2019 - 13:25
Kamp: Shazia Majids bok viser at med kunnskap kan smerte og skam erstattes av verdighet.

På vent

Klassekampen - Wed, 05/08/2019 - 16:02
• Siste nummer av avisa Le Monde Diplomatique, som kom som innstikk i Klassekampen forrige fredag, inneholder to gode artikler om etterforskningen av Donald Trump og hans påståtte samarbeid med Russland før presidentvalget i 2016. Avisa har gjennomgått hva de amerikanske mediene spådde om rapportens innhold og konklusjoner før den forelå. Flere av de fremste tv-kanalene og publikasjonene insinuerte at Donald Trump hadde konspirert med Russlands president Vladimir Putin. Magasinet...

Nye partier skaper uro

Klassekampen - Wed, 05/08/2019 - 16:01
TVEEGGET SVERD: To nye innvandringsfiendtlige partier skaper kaos på borgerlig side. Det kan være godt nytt for dansk venstreside, men det kan også føre til trøbbel, ifølge valgforsker.

Tier om plagiat

Klassekampen - Wed, 05/08/2019 - 16:00
Etter at Gyldendal avsluttet sin gjennomgang av plagiatanklagene mot Eirin Gundersen, er det funnet flere eksempler på ukrediterte lån. Men forlaget vil ikke røpe hvem som er berørt.

Solberg: «Litt dyrere»

Klassekampen - Wed, 05/08/2019 - 16:00
PRISSJOKK: Audun Lysbakken mener statsministeren bortforklarer merkostnader til nye kampfly. I tillegg kan dyrere våpen presse opp prisene ytterligere.

The Commune is the Supreme Expression of Participatory Democracy: A Conversation with Anacaona Marin of El Panal Commune

Venezuelanalysis - Sat, 04/20/2019 - 00:49

In this interview, VA talks with a member of the Alexis Vive Patriotic Force, an organization based in the 23 de Enero barrio in Caracas that has worked to build one of Venezuela’s flagship urban communes.

US Sanctions Venezuela’s Central Bank

Venezuelanalysis - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 22:51

The latest sanctions are meant to limit Venezuela’s access to US dollars.

Defending Venezuela: Two Approaches

Venezuelanalysis - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 19:18

Chris Gilbert argues that solidarity movements defending Venezuela's sovereignty should also engage with the revolutionary proposals of the Bolivarian process.

The Latin American Left’s Setbacks: What Does It All Mean?

Venezuelanalysis - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 14:53

Steve Ellner and Alan Freeman talk about the Pink Tide and what came after in Venezuela and in the Latin American region.

Venezuela: Canada Imposes Fresh Sanctions as Pompeo Vows to ‘Tighten Noose’

Venezuelanalysis - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 02:13

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and the Lima Group have pledged more sanctions against Venezuela.

Who Are Venezuela’s Colectivos?

Venezuelanalysis - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 17:35

Green Left Weekly's Federico Fuentes recently visited Venezuela, and offers his account on the famed "colectivos" who are so demonized by the mainstream press.

Can the Bolivarian Revolution Survive the Venezuelan Crisis?

Venezuelanalysis - Fri, 04/12/2019 - 18:15

Creating the space for and allowing the Bolivarian Revolution to flourish is perhaps the most important achievement of Venezuela’s Chavista government — but can it survive the current crisis? Dario Azzellini, George Ciccarello-Maher and VA's Cira Pascual Marquina opine in this abridged ROAR compendium.

Is the U.S. Prepared to Accept a Defeat in Venezuela?

Venezuelanalysis - Fri, 04/12/2019 - 17:59

Analyst Marco Teruggi takes stock of the US-backed coup attempt and discusses what comes next.

US Threatens Venezuela at UNSC as IMF Freezes Funds

Venezuelanalysis - Thu, 04/11/2019 - 23:03

Diplomatic battles rage on at international bodies such as the UNSC, the OAS and the IMF.

Venezuela: New Power Outage as Oil Output Plummets

Venezuelanalysis - Thu, 04/11/2019 - 03:49

Venezuela’s oil output fell significantly in March as a result of electricity problems and US sanctions.

Socialism Has to Be Feminist or It Won’t Be Emancipatory: A Conversation with Indhira Libertad Rodriguez

Venezuelanalysis - Tue, 04/09/2019 - 02:14

In this interview, a young feminist intellectual looks at how feminism intersects with the anti-imperialist and anticapitalist struggles.

Venezuela: US Imposes Fresh Sanctions as Rival Marches Held

Venezuelanalysis - Mon, 04/08/2019 - 23:48

Washington further tightened the screws on Venezuela’s oil industry Friday.

Over 40 Groups Call on Congress to Oppose Sanctions, Military Intervention

Venezuelanalysis - Mon, 04/08/2019 - 21:51

Several US groups are pressuring Congress to oppose sanctions and military intervention against Venezuela.

Guaido’s Parliamentary Immunity Revoked as Maduro Sacks Electricity Minister

Venezuelanalysis - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 01:25

The measure paves the way for criminal proceedings to be brought against the opposition leader.