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The G7: prelude to the NATO Summit… and its contradictions

27 June, 2022 · Global situation

Biden, escorted by Von der Leyen, Kishida, Trudeau, Scholz, Draghi and Michel
Biden, escorted by Von der Leyen, Kishida, Trudeau, Scholz, Draghi and Michel

The G7 summit was the prelude to what we will see from tomorrow at NATO: friction, tensions and backstabbings between the great European imperialisms, Turkey and the US, in the negotiation between them of a new imperialist division of the world into economic-military blocs which they can only choose to impose by means of the generalization of war.

Wildcat strike in the North Sea

23 May, 2022 · United Kingdom

One of the rigs involved in a wildcat strike in the North Sea.
One of the rigs involved in a wildcat strike in the North Sea.

Workers on oil rigs in the British North Sea have begun a wildcat strike that is affecting oil production. Employers and unions are pressuring them to give up the struggle. And yet the strike continues to spread. It could mark a turning point in the workers’ response to the crisis across Europe.