Category: International

  • Manifesto of the Revolutionary Communist International

    Manifesto of the Revolutionary Communist International

    In 1938, the great Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky stated that “the historical crisis of mankind is reduced to the crisis of the revolutionary leadership.” These words are as true and relevant today as the day when they were written. In the third decade of the 21st century, the capitalist system finds itself in an existential…

  • Down with hypocrisy! Defend Gaza! – IMT statement

    Down with hypocrisy! Defend Gaza! – IMT statement

    The following statement by the International Marxist Tendency declares our solidarity with the Palestinian people. It answers the disgusting hypocrisy of western imperialism and its lackeys, who are rallying behind the reactionary Israeli state as it unleashes bloody vengeance on Gaza, following Hamas’ surprise attack on 7 October. We moreover explain why freedom for Palestine…

  • Israel-Palestine: no to the invasion of Gaza! End the occupation!

    Israel-Palestine: no to the invasion of Gaza! End the occupation!

    Hamas’s attack on Israel yesterday (Saturday 7 October) came as a shock, taking the Israeli Intelligence and military establishment by surprise, but it should not surprise us in the least. It is the direct consequence of the escalating violent suppression of the Palestinians promoted by Netanyahu, who is leading the most right-wing reactionary government in…

  • IMT India Statement on the 18th G20 Countries Meeting in New Delhi

    IMT India Statement on the 18th G20 Countries Meeting in New Delhi

    As the G20 summit in New Delhi ends, we are raising our voice in dissent against the farcical conference of bourgeois leaders, imperialists and capitalist despots, which failed to deliver a single solution to the many disasters resulting from the international crisis of capitalism.  The Modi government left no stone unturned to showcase India as…

  • West faces humiliation in Ukraine

    West faces humiliation in Ukraine

    If the meeting of the Group of 20 (G20) major economies in India was intended as a show of unity against Russia, it succeeded in producing precisely the opposite result. The final declaration of the Group, which pointedly refused to condemn Moscow, immediately provoked a wave of fury in Kyiv and exposed glaring contradictions in…

  • Pakistan: political crisis and ruling class infighting reach unprecedented levels

    Pakistan: political crisis and ruling class infighting reach unprecedented levels

    The crisis of the capitalist system in Pakistan is reaching unprecedented levels, reflecting the fact that it is one of the weakest links in the chain of world capitalism. Alongside the political and economic crises, the crisis of the state is unravelling to a degree never seen before, leading the whole society into an abyss…

  • Pakistan: masses devastated by floods and rains while rulers continue to loot and plunder

    Pakistan: masses devastated by floods and rains while rulers continue to loot and plunder

    Pakistan has been ravaged by floods and torrential rains, while the ruling class continues to loot and plunder the impoverished masses at this time of distress and disaster. According to reports, around one third of the country has been devastated by the floods and rains of the last three months, while 33 million people have…

  • Sri Lanka: lessons from the struggle

    Sri Lanka: lessons from the struggle

    Just over a month ago, on 9 July, the insurrectionary masses of Sri Lanka stormed the Colombo residence of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa. This was the culmination of island-wide protests that had been ongoing since March. They had already brought down three government cabinets, the governor of the Central Bank, and Gota’s own brothers: the Finance…

  • Afghanistan: the cynical betrayal of US imperialism

    Afghanistan: the cynical betrayal of US imperialism

    America’s longest war has ended in abject shame and humiliation for US imperialism. Twenty years after the invasion of Afghanistan, the most powerful military force the world has ever known has been dealt total defeat at the hands of a band of primitive religious zealots. The fall of Kabul marked the end of a seven-day…

  • Defend the right of the people of Kashmir to decide their own destiny

    Defend the right of the people of Kashmir to decide their own destiny

    The following statement by the International Marxist Tendency addresses the continuing, brutal oppression of Kashmir. Down with imperialism! For workers’ struggle to liberate Kashmir! For a Socialist Federation of South Asia! The region today known as Kashmir has a long history of foreign domination, from the Mughal emperor’s conquest, to the period of Afghan rule…