Trade Union Association of Bohemia, Moravia & Silesia (OSČMS), Czech Republic, the WFTU affiliate, expresses its full support and solidarity to the TU Association of Railway Workers, the Federation of Engine Drivers and other TUs working within today’s liberalized railway transport.

We express our sympathy with anybody to be injured during the railway accidents, wishing those people quick recovery. We offer, too, our sympathy over the loss of their nearest and dearest to the families of the dead victims of the railway accidents.

The OSČMS considers those disasters alarming and calls upon Czech government as well as the responsible officials to take the most quickly the measures to prevent the disaster like those to repeat. In the...

The Czech Peace Movement strongly condemns the shameful destruction of the memorial of Marshal of the Soviet Union Ivan Stepanovich Konev, commander of the Red Army which 75 years ago brought freedom and peace to Prague. The leadership of the Municipal Dictrict Prague 6 headed by mayor Ondřej Kolář disgracefully ordered the destruction of said memorial, which for four decades symbolized gratitude...

The Trade Union Association of Bohemia, Moravia & Silesia (OSČMS) strongly condemns the harassment of a part of regular workforce towards the employees to be hired by the recruitment agency for the Škoda join-stock Company in Mladá Boleslav, Czech Republic (to be “strategically” sold by the Czechoslovak State into the hands of Volkswagen A.G., Germany, in early 1990s). The rough practices by...

Trade Union Association of Bohemia, Moravia & Silesia (OSČMS), Czech Republic, protests sharply against the decision of the Chamber of Deputies (Lower House) of Czech Republic’s Parliament from March 8, 2019 to moderate the ban of work during five selected public holidays in every shop with the sales area with more than 200 square meters.

After the proposal to be put on the table by MPs...

Trade Union Association of Bohemia, Moravia & Silesia, Czech Republic, expresses its indignation about an intention of the Zetor Tractors, JSC, to fire 260 its employees by end of March 2019.

The mark of Zetor, it means more than 72-years-history, belonging amongst important symbols of former Czechoslovak industrial production during the period of socialist society’s building after...

Special interview with the Communist Youth Union (KSM) on the heritage of the socialist Czechoslovakia and the so-called Prague Spring of May 1968.

The Communist Youth of Turkey (TKG) made a special interview with the Communist Youth Union (KSM), the youth wing of the CP of Bohemia and Moravia, on the anniversary of the so-called Prague Spring of May 1968. KSM discussed the experience of the...

KSCMThe Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia (CPBM) announced that the Xth Congress had officially ended with the National Congress which gathered on April 21st in Nymburk, central Bohemia. The delegation attended the event focused on the issues such as renewal of the party programme, organizational restructuring and tolerating the new coalition government of ANO and Social Democrats. The Congress...

Xth Congress of the Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia convened on April 21st, 2018 in the city of Nymburk. The Congress proceedings focused on the elections of the leadership of the CPB&M and a political strategy of the party for the forthcoming period.

Mr. Vojtěch Filiip has been reelected the Chairman of the Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia for the next period.

The Congress as...

The agreement of both Parliamentary Chambers is needed to send Czech troops on the foreign missions lasting more than 60 days. This Constitutional Standard has been repeatedly bypassed just in the situation when the current ruling coalition as well as other Right-wing forces threaten to draw us into war through their politics. The aim of the Constitution’s amendment to be proposed by one...

International Seminar of the Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia

31st May – 1st June 2017, Prague, Czech Republic

Final Press Release: 100 years of the “Decree on Peace”

Press Release of the CPBM from an international conference held in Prague on May 31- June 1, 2017, to commemorate and celebrate adoption of this historical document.

CPBM together with the participants...

International Federation of Resistance Fighters75 years ago, on 10 June 1942, German troops murdered in Czechoslovakia in the village of Lidice about 20 kilometers northwest of Prague the whole male population, the women were deported in concentration camps and most children were killed in CC Chelmno. Two weeks later German troops murdered more than 30 men in Lezaky, about a hundred kilometers east of Prague.

As a justification for these...