Interview with Ka Nitz, Filipina leader in the labor movement

Interview with Ka Nitz, Filipina leader in the labor movement

Earlier this year, a comrade traveled to the Philippines to meet-up with organizers and comrades. He conducted an interview with Ka Nitz, a women leader of labor union Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU). You can find the full transcript below the video. Ka Nitz: “Good afternoon, I am Ka Nhitz Gonzaga, vice president for women, Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU). As you have heard the experiences of several women leaders this afternoon, that is the situation of…

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Visiting North-Korea: The last battleground of the Cold War

Visiting North-Korea: The last battleground of the Cold War

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (or north-Korea) has been increasingly in the news in recent years. The country’s nuclear program, continued “executions” of political figures (who turn out to be alive a few weeks later), and the country’s authoritarian leader are all topics the western press love to report about. But what is the country actually like? Why do the north-Koreans feel the need to produce nuclear weapons? And why are there two Koreas…

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Report of political prisoners benefit & establishment of Samidoun Netherlands

Report of political prisoners benefit & establishment of Samidoun Netherlands

On Thursday 30 May, Revolutionaire Eenheid organized a successful benefit evening for political prisoners at Dokhuis Galerie, Amsterdam. We cooked dinner, put together an exhibition of international political prisoners, and enjoyed the music of political duo, Your Local Pirates. Guests of the evening were Joke Kaviaar, who was imprisoned by the Dutch state for her political work and writings, and Mohammed Khatib from Samidoun, Palestinian prisoner solidarity network. Joke Kaviaar is dedicated to the struggle…

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Handen af van Venezuela!

Handen af van Venezuela!

Door: Dimitri Venezuela bevindt zich in een crisisperiode. Na de mislukte couppoging door Guaidó en de imperialistische machten is de situatie nog niet gestabiliseerd. Integendeel. Het is de oppositie samen met de Amerikaanse imperialisten onlangs gelukt om 80% van de elektriciteit in het land plat te leggen. De mainstream (‘linkse’) partijen in Nederland geven niks om imperialistische inmenging. Ze vinden het geen probleem om Guaidó als interim-president te erkennen, zetten Maduro als dictator neer en…

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Educational discussion over klasse

Educational discussion over klasse

English version below. Klasse is een van de belangrijkste concepten binnen het Marxisme. De strijd tussen groepen met verschillende belangen, wordt zelfs als de ‘motor’ van de wereldgeschiedenis beschouwd. Hoewel Marxisten de term vaak gebruiken, staan wij er vaak niet bij stil wat deze term precies inhoudt. Daarom organiseert Revolutionaire Eenheid Amsterdam een educational discussion over klasse. Wij zullen klasse bespreken aan de hand van een tekst van Erik Olin Wright. Deze auteur is een…

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