Statements and Press Releases

October 2010

Indonesia
Labour Solidarity Appeal – October 18, 2010

The newly-formed union SPK-PPBI (Security Workers Union, aligned with the United Movement of Labour Indonesia) is calling for solidarity from unions and individuals.

September 2010

Indonesia
Perempuan Mahardhika – September 28, 2010

The attacks by the Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) against the two-week International Q! Film Festival which opened in Jakarta on September 24 is a violation of basic human rights and threatens democracy in Indonesia.

July 2010

Indonesia
Joint Statement – July 28, 2010
  • Oppose US intervention in Venezuela
  • Oppose US military bases in Columbia
  • Support the fight against US imperialism in Latin America

Over the eight years of Venezuela Bolivarian Revolution, it has never been free of intervention, harassment and provocation by t

June 2010

Indonesia
Joint Statement – June 3, 2010
  • Stop the slaughter of the Palestine people
  • Fight Zionism and Israel’s political apartheid
  • Justice and freedom for Palestine now!

Israel’s attack on a convey of six ships transporting humanitarian assistance for Gaza, the Freedom Flotilla, in international wat

May 2010

Indonesia
KPRM-PRD – May 21, 2010

Let us unite to overthrow the pro-imperialist government of SBY-Boediono and the rotten political elite. Replace them with a United Government of the Poor!

Indonesia
Perempuan Mahardhika – May 8, 2010
  • Disband the TNI’s territorial command
  • Liberate Indonesia from capitalism
  • Arrest and try Marsinah’s killers

Marsinah was a woman worker who was militant and courageous.

March 2010

Indonesia
Perempuan Mahardhika – March 24, 2010
  • Allow the ILGA conference in Surabaya to go ahead
  • Fight all forms of discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people
  • Recognise the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people to obtain education, healthcare, gainful employment, to organise
Indonesia
Perempuan Mahardhika – March 8, 2010
  • Women must leave the home
  • Fight capitalism, struggle for prosperity and equality
  • Replace the SBY-Boediono capitalist government
  • Abandon the rotten political elite
  • Unite, for a united government of the poor

Women are not just housewives.

January 2010

Indonesia
APSN – January 23, 2010

A new alliance or united front organization was formed in January in Indonesia to fight the current neo-liberal policies of the Indonesian government. Its leaflet calling for a January 28 protest action lists 17 organisations.

January 2009

Indonesia
PPRM – January 3, 2009

Zely Ariane – In July 2008, Barrack Obama, now the United State’s new president elect said: “If someone launches a rocket at my home while my two sons are sleeping, then I would make every effort to put an end to them, and I hope that the Israeli people would also do the same” (