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Posted on 25 March 2020 at 16:14 GMT

Coronavirus plunges capitalism into global turmoil

Click here for a statement from the International Secretariat of the CWI on the new era of turmoil and upheaval that has opened up and the need for a socialist alternative; posted on the website of the CWI (Commmittee for a Workers' International): socialistworld.net.

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Coronavirus crisis - Finance appeal

The coronavirus crisis has laid bare the class character of society in numerous ways. It is making clear to many that it is the working class that keeps society running, not the CEOs of major corporations.

The results of austerity have been graphically demonstrated as public services strain to cope with the crisis.

The government has now ripped up its 'austerity' mantra and turned to policies that not long ago were denounced as socialist. But after the corona crisis, it will try to make the working class pay for it, by trying to claw back what has been given.

Inevitably, during the crisis we have not been able to sell the Socialist and raise funds in the ways we normally would.
We therefore urgently appeal to all our viewers to click here to donate to our special coronavirus appeal.





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