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OCAI- UPC JOINT DECLARATION

With this joint declaration, the Organization of Communist Alternative in Iraq and Union Pour le Communisme (in France) wish to affirm that: Capitalism is heavily responsible for exacerbating the population’s vulnerability to the coronavirus and the COVID-19 disease The pandemic jointly with the economic recession, exposes class antagonisms Working class organisations and struggles must adopt a revolutionary and international perspective. ...

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On the Occasion of International Women’s Day, Let’s advance with steady strides to achieve freedom and equality of women

This year, we welcome 8th of March, International Women's Day, while women in Iraq are taking important and decisive steps in their struggle, and they are resolutely and persistently moving forward, as an independent and liberating force, as one of the most important pillars of the October uprising. We welcome this date, and the rising masses in Iraq, the youth, ...

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Adel Abdul-Mahdi’s Government and its Intelligence Services Intend to Dissolve the Organisation of Women’s Freedom in Iraq, Let’s Resist Them Firmly

The Office of the outgoing Prime Minister, Adel Abdul Mahdi, and the intelligence services, during the past few days, filed a lawsuit against the Organisation of Women’s Freedom in Iraq (OWFI) calling for it to be dissolved because of OWFI’s participation in the October Uprising and sheltering women fleeing violence The fact that the highest decision centre in the militia ...

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The Iraqi Government threatens to dissolve Organization of Women’s Freedom in Iraq (OWFI)

The General Secretariat of the Iraqi Council of Ministers has filed a lawsuit against the President of OWFI, accusing her and her colleagues of sheltering women fleeing tribal violence and threats of patriarchal honor-related issues. They also accuse us of defending the free will of women to live away from families that force them to marry against their will, or ...

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The uprising in Iraq

By Muayad Ahmed https://www.workersliberty.org/story/2020-01-29/uprising-iraq Iraq is in a constitutional limbo. Adil Abdul-Mahdi has resigned as prime minister, but he is still in office, as a caretaker. On 26 December Barham Salih, the president, refused to accept the nominee of the ruling bloc of Islamist parties. Salih threatened to resign himself. There is deadlock, and both Abdul-Mahdi and Salih are still ...

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The uprising escalates And the establishment of a mass council movement to rule the country has become urgent and pressing issue

الترجمة الانكليزية لبيان البديل الشيوعي (الانتفاضة تتصاعد، وإرساء حركة مجالسية جماهيرية لحكم البلاد أصبح امرا ملحا وعاجلا) With the recent escalation by the protestors on the twentieth of this month, the October Uprising (in Iraq) entered a new phase. The uprisings and the liberation masses have become confronted with urgent tasks of strengthening the uprising in political and organisational terms ...

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No to USA, No to Iran and their terrorist crimes in Iraq, The way forward is the victory of the uprising

 Every now and then, in a show of power, military clashes occur in Iraq between each of America on the one hand, and Iran through its militias in Iraq on the other hand. These clashes climaxed   when America assassinated Qassem Soleimani, Abu Mahdi Al-Muhandis, and others in an aerial bombardment at Baghdad International Airport.  The history of American imperialist ...

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Militias of the ruling political Islam parties Commit a horrific massacre in the area of ​​the Sinak Bridge

A group of armed criminal gangs affiliated with the ruling political Islam parties and the apparatus of the authorities fired live bullets at the defenceless masses uprising in the Jisr Al-Sanak (Al-Sanak Bridge) area in Baghdad, committing a heinous genocide that killed dozens of young protestors and wounded hundreds of them on the night of December 6, 2019. This brutal ...

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Knife attacks on the uprisees, will not save the villains of political Islam from falling

 A group of criminal thugs belonging to the armed militias of the ruling political Islam parties in Iraq shocked the uprising masses with knife attacks in Tahrir Square in Baghdad on Thursday morning, 5 December 2019, and then hid within the protesting crowd. The recent horrific massacres committed by the ruling authorities of Political Islam in Iraq and their militias ...

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THE PROTEST MOVEMENT IN IRAQ, GOALS, DEMANDS AND SLOGANS

الترجمة الانكليزية لوثيقة الحركة الاحتجاجية في العراق، الأهداف والمطالب والشعارات The wave of mass demonstrations in Iraq, which began on October 1, 2019, continues to grow and its specter continues to threaten the authorities of the ruling bourgeoisie currents of political Islam, nationalists and neo-liberals despite its brutal repression by the authorities. Hundreds of protesters and civilians have been killed ...

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