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(en) France: 18th Congress of the CNT (fr)

From CNT relations mdias <medias@cnt-f.org>
Date Wed, 21 Jan 2004 15:27:08 +0100 (CET)


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>From 23rd to 25th January, there will be a meeting of CNT syndicates in
St.Denis for their 18th Congress, the decisional body of our
confederation which was created in 1946 on anarcho-syndicalist and
revolutionary syndicalist principles.
Bourse du travail de Saint-Denis, 11 Rue Gnin, 93200 Saint-Denis.
Press events (the debates are closed to the public):
* Initial press conference, Friday 23rd at 11.00 am, before Congress
starts.
* Second press conference, Sunday 25th at 4.00 pm, following Congress.
* There will be a press office available during the Congress for
interviews with union bodies (syndicates, commissions, etc.) or
mandated officers (Confederal Secretary, International Secretary,
etc.). Modem-based internet access will also be available. For more
information or for an appointment, contact the Media Relations
Secretary.

CNT: Towards a class front

The social movement of Spring 2003 was an important stage in the
renaissance of our syndicalism. Our industrial syndicates actively
participated in the organization of the struggle and were in some cases
a driving force. They encouraged horizontal organization and direct
action by the workers, they encouraged inter-professional cooperation
and they made immediate demands with a revolutionary perspective.

This Congress will have to provide a strong axis which can answer the
bosses' offensive and help firmly establish our radical syndicalism. It
will have to deal with adapting our structures to our development.
Answers will have to be found to strategic questions such as
participation in collective bargaining or the creation of new
industrial syndicates.

This Congress will have to unite all our strengths in order that it may
pursue and develop the renewal of anarcho-syndicalism and revolutionary
syndicalism.


CNT - Confederal Office
Media Relations Department
medias@cnt-f.org
06 78 34 12 33

http://www.cnt-f.org


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