Communist Youth of Greece (KNE)
48th Odigits Festival - Greece 48th Odigits festival concludes successfully in Greece

The Odigits festival organized by the Communist Youth of Greece (KNE) is among the most popular annual youth festivals in Europe

Greek students and teachers protest deployment of ‘University Police’ on campuses

The conservative New Democracy-led government in Greece has deployed University Institutions Protection Teams (OPPI) – called University police – on campuses in Athens and Thessaloniki

Daily Round-up| Colombia-Venezuela ties grow stronger & other stories

In today’s episode, we bring you stories of progress in Venezuela-Colombia ties, protests by students and teachers in Greece, and the anniversary of an attack on students in Brasilia

Workers Protest - Greece Greek working class extends solidarity to protesting workers of Malamatina Winery

The workers accuse the management of using the anti-worker labor law brought in by Labor Minister Kostis Hatzidakis of the conservative New Democracy (ND) government to subdue workers’ rights

Students Union - Greece Communist-backed Panspoudastiki emerges victorious in student union elections in Greek universities

Radical struggles waged by the Students Struggle Front (MAS) along with youth over the past few years saw Panspoudastiki KS emerging as the leading force in student elections

Anti-war protest - Greece (1) Greek rail workers protest transport of tanks for NATO’s military ventures

The Greek working class has intensified protests against the country’s involvement in the imperialist maneuvers of the US and NATO alliance in Europe

Anti-war protest - Greece (1) Working class in Greece protests docking of French battleship in its port

The French navy’s aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle is currently docked at the Souda base in Greece. The Greek and French defense ministers signed a deal worth EUR 4 billion aboard the Charles de Gaulle on Thursday for the sale of advanced-technology frigates and Rafale fighters to Greece

Polytechnic Uprising - Greece 1 Greeks mark 48th anniversary of Polytechnic uprising with massive mobilizations

The Athens Polytechnic uprising of 1973 started as a student strike which escalated into a massive demonstration of popular rejection of the US-backed right-wing military junta. The uprising was brutally suppressed on November 17

Anti-fascist Protests-Greece On anniversary of ban on Golden Dawn, Greek youth reiterate resolve to fight fascism

The neo-Nazi Greek fascist party Golden Dawn was declared a criminal organization by a Greek court last year, which convicted its leadership for involvement in multiple hate crimes, including the murder of Greek rapper Pavlos Fyssas

Tens of thousands mobilize in Greece against new labor law

The law was passed with 158 votes in support in the 300-seat parliament even while it garnered heavy criticism from the opposition on June 16.

Workers Protest-Greece We will not let the clock of history go back, says Greek union as protests mount against labor law

The Greek government has proposed a bill that introduces several anti-worker measures, including increasing work timings in the country from eight hours to 10 hours per day, making Sunday a working day, restricting union activities and curtailing the right to strike

Thousands of students mobilize in Greece against new education bill

The bill allows the setting up of a state security division on university campuses as well as students could also be held accountable for putting up banners and posters across campus.