Oppose the Privatisation of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited!

Thirteenth meeting organised by Kamgar Ekta Committee in the series “Unite Against Privatisation!”

Kamgar Ekta Committee (KEC) organised a public meeting on June 20, 2021 to oppose the privatisation of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL). It was attended by more than 200 trade union leaders from steel, railways, port & docks, electricity, petroleum, BSNL and activists from people’s organisations. This was the 13th meeting in the series “Unite against Privatisation”, started in September 2020. Previous meetings dealt with the privatisation of various PSUs and government establishments.

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Condemn the central government’s attack on the rights of defence workers!

On 25th June it had been reported on the CGPI website that defence employees have resolved to unitedly oppose the decision of the central government to dismantle the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) and convert it into 7 corporations. In an extended meeting of the federations on 27th June it was decided to serve a strike notice to the concerned authorities on 8th July, of an indefinite strike starting from 26th July.

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Press Release: Foundation Meeting of “All India Forum Against Privatisation” successfully held on 04th July 2021

41 National Federations, Unions and Associations representing the public sector workers in Railways, Defense, Electricity, Coal, Petroleum, Banks, Port & Docks as well as organisations of women and people have decided to come together under the banner of  “All India Forum Against Privatisation (AIFAP)” to jointly oppose the Central Government’s anti-worker, anti-people and anti-national policies of handing over public assets built with people’s money to big monopoly corporate capitalists, both Indian and foreign.

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US seeks to rally its allies around its agenda of world domination

The revival of the Atlantic Charter, the proceedings of the G7 Summit and of the NATO summit in June are a clear indication that US imperialism is headed on a dangerous course of confrontation with China, Russia and all countries that stand in its way. However, it does not want to do this alone.  It is trying to use the resources and forces of its allies to carry out its self-serving agenda of global domination.  Threatened by the resistance it is facing to its aggressive pursuit, US imperialism is stepping up its warmongering behavior and applying pressure on both its opponents and its allies.  This is greatly increasing the tension and conflict in the world today. It is the major threat to peace and security of the peoples.

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