Socialist Movement receives enthusiastic welcome on May day

By Khalid Bhatti  17/05/2004 The newly formed Socialist Movement distributed a four page leaflet and attended Mayday activities in nine different cities right across Pakistan, including Lahore, Rawalpindi, Hyderabad, Quetta, and Karachi. Socialist Movement, Pakistan They received an enthusiastic response from workers and young people in all the demonstrations they participated in. Many workers askedContinue reading Socialist Movement receives enthusiastic welcome on May day

A Change Of Face Will Not Solve Social And Political Crisis

Pakistani has its third Prime Minister in two months. Many people say that Shaukat Aziz, the new Prime Minister, won the elections not with the power of the vote, but with the vote of power. By this they mean his victory was achieved through the backing of Musharraf’s military regime and with the support ofContinue reading A Change Of Face Will Not Solve Social And Political Crisis

Workers fight Musharraf’s regime

By Khalid Bhatti 27/02/2004 Compared to five years ago, the railway colony of Lahore where all railway workers live and work has an air of demoralisation and fear. The military regime installed military officers in all workshops to spy on workers and take action if opposition developed. Despite these repressive conditions and with the threatContinue reading Workers fight Musharraf’s regime