When, throughout Europe, "leftwing" Governments, as well as rightwing ones have similar policies: public services are broken up and privatised, working conditions are under attack from casualisation, subsidies to the bosses, attacks on the welfare system, and pensions, ...
When, throughout Europe, "leftwing" Governments, as well as rightwing ones are criminalising both those who are fighting back, with repression against organised labour, and immigrants, with detention camps and deportation.
When, throughout Europe, "leftwing" Governments, as well as rightwing ones have imperialist and neo-colonial foreign policies such as Iraq, Balkans, Afghanistan, Africa and Latin America
When, throughout Europe, the trade unions are now collaborating with the bosses, with no more strength of will to fight back.
We, anarcho-syndicalist, and revolutionary trade unionist organizations, the "red and black coordination", on 1st May 2008, the day of labour and international solidarity, renew our determination in our anticapitalist, antiauthoritarian, antifascist, antisexist and revolutionary fight.
The red and black Coordination: ESE (Greece), WI (Poland), LA (Poland),
GGT (Spain), USI (Italy), IWW (GB), CNT (France), SAC (Sweden).