NRK reports that the state is concerned that there are too many studying within IT who are not Norwegian and therefore will not necessarily receive security clearance in the future. In the article, which does not contain a single critical position, both the Minister of Public Security, a representative for the Ministry of Justice and Public Security, and the Minister of Education express their position on this.
The faltering bourgeois leadership of the Kurdish nation has shown time and again that they cannot lead the Kurdish nation to true independence. Yankee imperialism has shown time and again that it is no friend of Kurdistan. The Kurdish national struggle is, like all other national struggles today, forced to become part of the proletarian world revolution.
For weeks, there have been riots and protests in Lebanon. They began when authorities announced a tax on the messaging app WhatsApp, but they are directed towards all economic problems and the entire form of government in Lebanon. The country has been in a deep economic crisis for many years, and now people are rising in protest.
On October 9, Adobe reported that they would cancel all subscriptions in Venezuela, and the country’s citizens have been denied access to programs like Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign.
There is a long-standing tradition of opposition against NATO in Norway. For a long time, there has been a number of NATO opponents even deep within social democracy. At the same time, the leadership of [left social democratic] SV, which in its time grew out of the NATO opposition movement itself, now accepts NATO and has even supported several NATO wars.
In connection with demonstrations against the old Turkish state’s brutal attack on Northern Syria, two fights broke out on Saturday, October 26. In justified resentment and frustration, provocations led to the anger running off for a number of participants. The occasion was used by the Minister of Justice to express chauvinist slander.
We express our proletarian internationalist greetings and solidarity to the proletariat and the masses of the Ecuadorian people and the Chilean people who, with their heroic days of struggle and as part of the peoples of Latin America, struggle for the defence of their rights, freedoms, conquests and benefits achieved in a hard struggle against the exploiters and their repression apparatus the old State, organised violence of big bourgeois and landowners in service of imperialism, mainly Yankee, they are crying out for the leadership of the militarized Communist Party to rise in powerful revolution of new democracy to sweep away the old society of exploitation and oppression and the old State that maintains and defends it. This, for the culmination of the democratic revolution, so to move forward immediately and uninterruptedly to socialism and continue with proletarian cultural revolutions until reaching the golden communism.
In 2003, the NATO base Joint Warfare Center (JWC) was opened in the Jåttå area of Stavanger. This is a massive complex behind barbed wire fences adjacent to a suburb of Stavanger. Originally built within tunnels dug by Germans during WWII, but now also with large buildings above-ground.
Cuts and austerity in the rules for work assessment allowance force more people into welfare programs or leave them without any registered income. The poor and sick are under attack in today’s capitalist Norway.
NRK reports that US and Italian soldiers have been attacked in Somalia. Italy was a colonial power in Somalia and occupied large portions of the country under the name “Italian Somaliland” from the 1880s until the 1960s, interrupted only by British occupation during WWII.
NRK reports that the US will send several military forces to Saudi Arabia. In the last few years, Saudi Arabia, along with US-imperialism’s support, has been involved in a war in Yemen against rebels supported by Iran. Iran, in turn, answers by promising a full-scale war with a potential Yankee intervention.
The masses of Catalonia have protested and participated in uprisings for the entirety of last week (the week of October 14). A number of politicians from Catalonia have been sentenced to prison for their work for independence, and a general strike has been initiated in protest against these reactionary sentences.