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2016/06/20 - 9:52am

Esquerda.net/English will start publishing today a translation of each of the three motions that shall be discussed in next weekend's national convention. Motion A had 830 subscribers, the first of which is Catarina Martins, the spokesperson for the Left Bloc.

2016/06/17 - 4:01pm

The 10th Left Bloc​'s National Convention will take place on June 25th and 26th, in Lisbon, with the motto "More Power to Win". On the night of June 24th, there will be an internationalist session focused on activism and social movements.

2016/06/16 - 3:58pm

Here are the full contents of the political resolution project of the Left Bloc's last national board meeting, held on May 7th.

2016/06/14 - 3:59pm

The IMF is having an identity crisis. By Francisco Louçã.

2016/06/01 - 12:00pm

In this video, Left Bloc's MP José Soeiro presents eight concrete ideas that can make a difference in the fight against precarity.

2016/05/27 - 11:09am

In a vote proposed by the Left Bloc, the Portuguese Communist Party surprised us all when they changed their vote and joined the right, resulting in a failed attempt to ban the use of the carcinogenic herbicide in public areas. By Nelson Peralta.

2016/05/24 - 9:59am

Left Bloc spokesperson stumbled upon a dating violence situation and decided to intervene. 

2016/05/20 - 10:52am

Between 2009 and 2013, the poorest in society lost one in four of the euros they earned. They were the ones who suffered the most brutal cuts, with poverty and social exclusion figures falling low enough to match those at the beginning of the century. By Ricardo Moreira.

2016/05/13 - 2:00pm

Finally, we’ve been allowed access to one of the most secretive negotiations between the European Union and the United States, about a new treaty for trade and finance (the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership - TTIP). By Francisco Louçã.

2016/05/11 - 6:12pm

Temporary agencies’ profits simply come from the business of leasing people to others. We know what it’s about: acting as intermediaries for workers and keeping part of their salary. But is it legitimate? By José Soeiro.

2016/05/10 - 2:46pm

Mariana Mortágua shows how offshore accounts work and what they are used for. The video can be watched here (with English subtitles) and the interview read below.

2016/05/04 - 11:19am

Dilma, so different now that the times have changed, can now see that the “wretched democrats who do democracy by halves are allowing the coup that will destroy them." By Francisco Louçã.

2016/04/26 - 10:02pm

At a stage where labour relations have changed to such an extent that private and public enterprises use temporary work agencies to hire permanent workers, this is an essential question to pose. By Isabel Pires.

2016/04/20 - 3:02pm

The use of offshore accounts to hide money or pay less tax is much older and more widespread than people think. By Mariana Mortágua.

2016/04/15 - 11:22am

The connection between the spread of Zika and climate change is certain. By Ricardo Coelho.

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