The Alliance of
Middle Eastern and North African Socialists

Interview with a Turkish Socialist

Interview with a Turkish Socialist

The Alliance of Middle Eastern Socialists strongly opposes Turkey's latest land and air attacks on Afrin and Turkey's  ongoing war on the Kurdish population of Northern Syria and Turkey.   Below,  we print an interview with a Turkish socialist, Foti Benlisoy,  which...

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Acquittal of Two Egyptian Political Prisoners

Acquittal of Two Egyptian Political Prisoners

The Alliance of Middle Eastern Socialists salutes  the acquittal  of  Egyptian feminist lawyer Mahienour el-Massry and trade unionist Moatasem Medhat whose names were included in our international campaign in solidarity with Middle Eastern political prisonners. They...

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The new resistance in Iran

The new resistance in Iran

Ashley Smith of the International Socialist Organization interviews Frieda Afary source: https://socialistworker.org/2018/01/10/the-new-resistance-in-iran The new resistance in Iran January 10, 2018 Iranian workers and the poor, mostly teens and unemployed young...

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Iranian Revolutionary Upswing:  A Reader’s View

Iranian Revolutionary Upswing: A Reader’s View

Another noticeable difference is the presence of women in the front row and fighting the police and even leading the slogans.  And different from last time,  the uprising  has started mostly outside of the capital city of Tehran,  and instead  in  cities which have a...

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Iran Protests: A turning point?

Iran Protests: A turning point?

If these protests continue and deepen, they have the potential to reverse the period of sectarianism, racism and division in which the working class presently finds itself. We need to watch this situation closely and lend support in any way we can. by John Reimann...

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