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UAW Becomes the largest US Union to call for cease-Fire in Gaza

The United Auto Workers on Friday became the largest U.S. union to endorse a cease-fire in Gaza as Israel resumed its bombardment of the Palestinian territory following a weeklong pause.   By Groundxero Dec 02, 2023   The UAW, the largest union in US have called for a ceasefire. It represents 400,000 workers in the US and more […]

Nearly 1 Million Across US Call For Cease-Fire in Gaza

“Only a negotiated cease-fire can pave the way to addressing the current humanitarian crisis, the release of all hostages, and a long-term solution to this conflict,” said one campaigner.   JESSICA CORBETT Nov 29, 2023   Almost a million Americans signed petitions from half a dozen civil society organizations demanding that U.S. President Joe Biden […]

Unprecedented Global Solidarity with Palestinians on November 29

On the International Day in Solidarity with the Palestinian People, on November 29, people across the world expressed their solidarity demanding immediate complete cease-fire in Gaza and a fully liberated Palestine.   November 30, 2023 by Groundxero   Every year, November 29 marks the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People. It’s a day to remember that […]

Corporate Profits Surge to $1 Trillion a Year as Working People Suffer

Groundxero | 8 July, 2023   A joint study conducted by Oxfam and Action Aid shows that 722 of the world’s top corporations made combined windfall profits of $1 trillion per year in 2021 and 2022 as people across the planet struggled to meet basic needs due to rising prices of food and fuel. Oxfam and ActionAid found that these […]

Lula’s victory speech as president-elect raises hope for poor in Brazil and environmentalists worldwide

After one of the closest presidential elections in Brazil, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva of the Workers’ Party emerged the winner against the far-right incumbent President Jair Bolsonaro. Lula’s victory underlines the decisive shift to the left in Latin American politics. The change began with the election in 2018 of Andres Manuel Lopez in Mexico, […]

War Crimes and Selective Amnesia

Russia has been deservedly suspended from the UNHRC. But, was this the result of ethical judgement by the international community? Why did this community as well as international media turn a blind eye to the many instances of human rights violations and war crimes by the US and its allies in the two Gulf Wars, […]

The Russian Invasion of Ukraine: A Clash of Imperialisms

Nearly 40 years after the Cold War, Europe is once again tense and divided. While the United States and the European Union has sided with Ukraine, China has been overtly and covertly backing Russia. A lot of commentators are tempted to speak about the spectres of World War III. While we might debate about the […]

Empty chairs at venue and thousands blocking roads outside, force PM Modi to cancel rally at Ferozepur in Punjab

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was scheduled to visit to Punjab and address a public rally at Ferozepur on  5 January,Wednesday. He was supposed to lay the foundation stone of multiple development projects worth over Rs 42,750 crore in the state. However, the event had to be canceled, because of empty chairs at the rally ground […]

Restore campus democracy, lift ban on student unions, demands Student Solidarity March in Pakistan

A report on the Student Solidarity March 2021 held in many cities across Pakistan on Friday demanding lifting of the ban on campus politics and student unions in universities and colleges in Pakistan.   Thousands of students from universities and colleges across Pakistan took to the streets for restoration of their democratic right to form […]

#Striketober — the biggest wave of labor strikes and protests in modern American history

#Striketober marks the first time large numbers of American workers are participating in the first truly transnational labor mobilizations to ever take place in the United States. These mobilizations are dedicated to recognizing, respecting, and representing all forms of labor. Their ethos is best summed up by a popular slogan of the workers: “respect us, […]

আফঘানিস্তান : জিতেছে তালিবান হারেনি সাম্রাজ্যবাদ

ভারত সহ বিশ্বের বামপন্থীরা কি এবারেও সেই ভুল করবে, যা তারা ১৯৭৭-৭৯ সালের ইরানের ‘বিপ্লবের’ সময় করেছিল? সেখানে আমেরিকার দালাল রেজা শাহ পহলবির বিরুদ্ধে গণ-অভ্যুত্থান শুরু হওয়ার সময়েও কমিউনিস্টদের এবং গণতান্ত্রিক মানুষদের শক্তি একেবারে কম ছিল না। কিন্তু যতই ধর্মগুরুরা এই ‘বিপ্লবের’ নেতৃত্ব চলে এল, ততই তাদেরই ‘সাম্রাজ্যবাদ বিরোধিতার’ নিরিখে বেশি সমর্থনযোগ্য মনে করল বাইরের […]

The Network of Women in Media, India Stands in Solidarity with Afghan Women Journalists Amidst Taliban Takeover

The Network of Women in Media, India stands in solidarity with journalists and all other beleaguered civilians in Afghanistan, especially women, as the situation rapidly deteriorates amidst the Taliban take-over of the country.   AUGUST 17, 2021 The Network of Women in Media, India stands in solidarity with journalists and all other beleaguered civilians in […]

Appeal to the International Community on the Current Situation of the Military Coup in Myanmar 

On 1 February 2021, the Myanmar military staged a coup and grabbed political power from the people’s elected representatives in pursuit of their own interests. While anti-coup demonstrations are taking place across Myanmar, in the ethnic regions military offensives are increasing and people are being displaced by the on-going armed conflict. The root of these decades-long civil […]