Recruitment to the CWI in Greece (Xekinima) has been rapid in the last
few months. This reflects a recovery of the radical mood in Greek
society (especially the youth), which began with the general strike and
Genoa last year. This was followed by a lull after September 11th, which
lasted until spring this year.
Since the school year began in September we have had weekly meetings at
the University of Toronto (ten in a row). We have been able to attract a
new periphery around us. We have also intervened in anti-war protests in
Toronto and other activities. In the New Year we plan to have weekly
paper sales and book tables on...
No great movements took place since the last World Congress in 1998,
although the number of workers who went on strike and the amount of
striking days multiplied by 5 between 2000 and 2001. But still working
class action is at a minimal level. The main reason for that is an
absolute lack of alternative posed by the...