Left-Opposition on destruction of the Lenin statue in Kharkiv

The “March for Peace in Kharkiv on 28th September, ended with the usual barbarism – the destruction of the monument of Lenin.  There can be no doubt that such provocations suit the Russian aggressor. With patriots like these, it cannot be excluded that Russian tanks will advance as far as Kharkov. And on the vacant … Continue reading Left-Opposition on destruction of the Lenin statue in Kharkiv

Ukraine: Resisting nationalist polarization and Russian invasion – Building a Democratic Left Party

A leftist feminist point of view POTARSKAYA Nina, BATOU Jean Nina Potarskaya is one of the leading Ukrainian leftist feminists, founder of the feminist squadron at Maidan, and member of the Left Opposition, which helped organize three successive conferences of left forces in Kyiv, in November 2013, March 2014, and September 2014. The most recent … Continue reading Ukraine: Resisting nationalist polarization and Russian invasion – Building a Democratic Left Party

SYRIZA interview with Denis Pilash of the Left-Opposition

The European Union has started a game that it is not able to finish. It (EU) couldn't predict the reaction of Moscow?People of Ukraine are trapped between Western and Russian imperialism but Ukrainian elite is itself an enough cynical player at this chessboard. And I’m not sure whether the EU started this game on its … Continue reading SYRIZA interview with Denis Pilash of the Left-Opposition

PROTECTING LIVES, DENAZIFICATION, A GENERAL STRIKE

We publish below the statement of the Left Opposition collective in Ukraine on the war in the east and the steps it believes are needed to bring it to a halt. Posted originally in Ukrainian by gaslo-info on 15 June 2014. Translated by Marko Bojcun  It is necessary above all to protect the inhabitants of populated … Continue reading PROTECTING LIVES, DENAZIFICATION, A GENERAL STRIKE

WHAT COMPROMISE ARE WE PREPARED TO MAKE TO SAVE LIVES IN THE DONBAS?

Zakhar Popovych, member of the Left Opposition, Kyiv Published originally on the website Haslo: http://gaslo.info/?p=5298 Translation by Marko Bojcun Only the lazy aren’t talking about the need to stop the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO). The speediest possible halt to the armed conflict has even become even the official position of the Ukrainian authorities. The issue, however, is … Continue reading WHAT COMPROMISE ARE WE PREPARED TO MAKE TO SAVE LIVES IN THE DONBAS?

Only solidarity will save Ukraine!

Statement by the socialist Left Opposition of Ukraine  3 March 2014The socialist union “Left Opposition” offers its assessment of the Russian aggression in Crimea and the destructive role of Ukrainian nationalists. The intervention of Russian armies was made possible as a result of a split in Ukrainian society. Its unity is impossible with the oligarchs … Continue reading Only solidarity will save Ukraine!