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Covid and school: the state rejects the evidence, workers resume struggles

4 May, 2021 · Global situation

Covid and school in the origin of the mass strike in Algeria
Covid and school in the origin of the mass strike in Algeria

Covid and schools continue to be at the center of the class struggle during the pandemic. In the months since the return to school after Christmas, states have striven to enforce the new normality in the education system from Argentina to France at the cost of contagions and through lies refuted even by their own research institutes. Meanwhile, from Brazil to Senegal via Great Britain, teachers are back in the struggle, and in Algeria they broke union control and imposed the payment of salary arrears throughout the country.