Quilombo Quingoma and its fight against real estate speculation amid the Covid-19 pandemic

In the midst of the pandemic, the community resists collusion between state, municipal governments and construction companies. Quilombo Quingoma is a traditional community located in the municipality of Lauro de Freitas, Metropolitan Region of Salvador, Bahia. The community, which now has about 3,500 residents, has origins that date back to 1569, and is estimated to beContinue reading “Quilombo Quingoma and its fight against real estate speculation amid the Covid-19 pandemic”

Global crisis generates 40 million unemployed and further enriches billionaires in the USA

In mid-late May 2020, 600 Yankee billionaires increased their fortunes by $434 billion during the general crisis of imperialism accompanied by the Covid-19 pandemic. Meanwhile, almost 40 million workers have lost their jobs and the unemployment rate is expected to exceed 16% of the labor force.  Also at the end of May, the USA had justContinue reading “Global crisis generates 40 million unemployed and further enriches billionaires in the USA”

Misery: Hunger among children increases by 460% in the USA

Since the beginning of the economic and health crisis, exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic, hunger in the USA has grown to levels not seen since the great crisis of imperialism in 1929 (“Great depression”). A survey by the US Department of Agriculture revealed that hunger hit mainly families with children up to 12 years old, whoContinue reading “Misery: Hunger among children increases by 460% in the USA”

Workers League: Long Live a Class-Conscious and Combative 1st of May!

More than at any time in our recent history, it is time to warmly greet the day of all the workers in the world.  Long live the class-conscious and combative May 1st of 2020! We salute the entire international proletariat, the oppressed masses from around the world, for our glorious day. We salute young peopleContinue reading “Workers League: Long Live a Class-Conscious and Combative 1st of May!”

The government’s war is not against the virus! It’s against the people!

The Coronavirus pandemic that has spread around the world, with more than one million infected, principally threatening the lives of the poorest populations, fully demonstrates that the unburied corpse of imperialism, the highest and last phase of capitalism, has no place in humanity. Enough! The trumpets of great storms and social, political and ideological transformationsContinue reading “The government’s war is not against the virus! It’s against the people!”

Peasants set an example and form the Sanitary Committee for Popular Defense

The following is a note received by the Editorial  Board of A Nova Democracia on the formation, planning and actions of the Sanitary Committee for Popular Defense created by the peasants of the Revolutionary Area José Ricardo, in Agreste Pernambuco, to fight the New Coronavirus, maintain the organization and the popular struggle. Since April 5, peasant families in the JoséContinue reading “Peasants set an example and form the Sanitary Committee for Popular Defense”