#TrotskyVersusNetflix

Nancy Fraser, Fredric Jameson and More Join Trotsky’s Grandson in Repudiating Netflix’s "Trotsky"

Academics, writers, journalists and political activists repudiate the mini-series “Trotsky”, available on Netflix.

UNITED STATES

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UNITED STATES

Washington Won’t Stop the Wall, But Workers Can

Tatiana Cozzarelli

UNITED STATES

Sanders Votes for Increased Border Security Despite Progressive Opposition

Madeleine Freeman

UNITED STATES

Ilhan Omar: It’s Not Just About the Benjamins

James Dennis Hoff

IDEAS AND DEBATES

A Socialist Case Against Bernie 2020

A left-populist campaign inside the Democratic Party will not get us closer to socialism.

Juan Cruz Ferre

HEALTH CARE

NYC Nurses Picket Mega-Hospitals for Safe Staffing

Nurses gear up for strike authorization votes.

Kyu Nam

WORKER'S RIGHTS

[VIDEO] The Taylor Law: 5 Things You Need to Know and What It Means for Labor

In New York State, the no-strike clause of the Taylor Law makes striking and work stoppages illegal for public sector workers.

Luigi Morris
Madeleine Freeman

GUEST POST

Why Are Home Health Aides Working 24-Hour Shifts and Only Receiving Pay for 13 Hours?

Rohit Chandan

GENDER AND SEXUALITY

The True Story of “Pride”: Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners Were Communists

Yossi Bartal

IDEAS AND DEBATES

80 Years of the Fourth International

Wladek Flakin

80 years ago today, on September 3, 1938, a secret meeting took place in a house in Périgny, a small town outside of Paris. 26 delegates represented eleven revolutionary organizations from around (...)

IDEAS AND DEBATES

Why Trotskyism?

It has been 78 years since Trotsky was murdered in Mexico on the orders of Stalin. Why is Trotskyism still relevant today?

Jimena Vergara

INTERVIEW

No, Venezuela Was Never Socialist

Venezuela is facing an unprecedented crisis: Millions are fleeing the country due to shortages of food and medicine. Does this prove the failure of socialism? To better understand the situation (...)

Wladek Flakin
Milton D’León

FRANCE

On Yellow Vests, Unions, and Intellectuals

The gilets jaunes (Yellow Vests) are breathing new life into an international scene brimming with “organic crises” but lacking hegemony. Similarities and differences are noted between Macri and (...)

Matias Maiello

BRAZIL

Bolsonaro: Fascism or Bonapartism?

It is impossible to understand the rise of the social and political phenomenon known as “Bolsonarismo”—the movement around presidential hopeful Jair Bolsonaro—without understanding the huge protests (...)

Daniel Matos

Gender

Women's Movement

Our Feminism Must be Anti-Capitalist

As preparations for the International Women’s Strike are underway in countries around the world, what strategy and what principles must feminism stand (...)

Celeste Murillo
Andrea D’Atri

VIDEO

MEXICO

Play

[VIDEO] The Maquila Strike in Matamoros Challenges US Multinationals

LOS ANGELES

Play

[VIDEO] Interviews: L.A. Teachers Strike

WORKER'S RIGHTS

Play

[VIDEO] The Taylor Law: 5 Things You Need to Know and What It Means for Labor

#7KorStrike

Play

[VIDEO] CUNY: PSC Members Arrested in Protest for Fair Contract

Marxist Debate

IDEAS AND DEBATES

From Social Democracy to World War

Jimena Vergara

In his NYT op-ed, Jacobin's Bhaskar Sunkara makes a key omission— ignoring the important experience of workers' democracy created by the soviets and the Left Opposition's struggle against (...)

IDEAS AND DEBATES

The Problem of Reformism

Revolutionaries have classically rejected the reformists’ political method of relying on the electoral/legislative process and the state. Here is why.

Robert Brenner

IDEAS & DEBATES

The Party We Need: A Revolutionary Socialist Party

Thousands of people have become politically active in the past year, galvanized by the Bernie Sanders campaign and now joining organizations on the left, such as the Democratic Socialists of (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

Migration

#LetThemAllIn

Nagle Is Wrong: There Is No Left Case Against Open Borders

Angela Nagle and other reformists are wrong. The “left case” against open borders ignores imperialism and functions on the false premise that capitalists want to open the (...)

Jimena Vergara
Luigi Morris

Redes: el hashtag #TrotskyVersusNetflix se toma Twitter en diferentes países

Durante este medio día, la declaración del nieto de Trotsky junto al Centro de Estudios “León Trotsky” generó tendencia y múltiples reacciones en (...)

Primeras repercusiones de la declaración internacional que critica la serie sobre Trotsky en Netflix

Medios de diferentes países publican la declaración de intelectuales y personalidades de todo el mundo contra las mentiras difundidas en la serie (...)

Trabajadoras denuncian despidos masivos en el Fonca

Despedidas del Fonca difundieron una carta dirigida a Mario Bellatin, director del Fondo. Denuncian despidos masivos injustificados, malos tratos (...)

Asesinan a Samir Flores, opositor a termoeléctrica en Morelos

La mañana de este miércoles, Samir Flores Soberanes fue atacado en su domicilio. Defensor del territorio y dirigente de la lucha en contra de (...)