DISCUSSIONS ON IMPERIALISM TODAY

Global Capitalism as Imperialist Construct

Delving into the writings of Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin, this article is the first in a series of elaborations on modern-day imperialism and the possibilities for Marxist theoretical analysis.

Esteban Mercatante

POLICE BRUTALITY

In NYC, Protesters March Against Police Murder

MEXICO

A Letter to my Undocumented Mother

Zuiri Hernández

IDEAS & DEBATES

United Front and the Fight Against the Union Bureaucracy

Juan Cruz Ferre

MIDDLE EAST

Israel, Palestine, Anti-Semitism and the US Left

John Leslie

UNITED STATES - POLICE BRUTALITY

How We Fight Against Police Terror

They will kill you—armed or unarmed. They will kill you with your pants pulled up or sagged. They will kill you whether you have a job or you’re unemployed. They will kill you if you have the (...)

Julia Wallace

UNITED STATES

Turning Pomp Into Protest

When people from outside the United States watch an NFL game, they are often confused by the patriotic displays before it starts. A giant flag as big as the field is unfurled, and for big events, (...)

Wayne Deluca

Left Voice Magazine

Edition 1: A New Generation Rises Up

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ARGENTINA

Congressmember Myriam Bregman receives death threats

Earlier this week, renowned human rights lawyer and Congressmember Myriam Bregman (PTS) received threats to her life, after denouncing the bureaucratic leadership of the National Oil Workers’ (...)

Breaking the Bars After Attica

Maya Schenwar

EUROPEAN LEFT

Syriza and Podemos: A Necessary Balance

Diego Lotito
Josefina L. Martínez

Syriza and Podemos emerged in the context of a deep capitalist crisis. However, it has not taken long for both organizations to demonstrate their narrow limits.

WOMEN'S RIGHTS

Women’s Emancipation in Times of Global Crisis

Andrea D’Atri
Laura Lif

CUBA

Cuba: An Inexorable Spiral to Capitalism?

Claudia Cinatti

Is Cuba headed towards capitalist restoration? The changes in Cuba signal that the future of the Cuban revolution is at stake. Despite the fatalism of many, the final outcome is still an open (...)

Nothing to Lose But Our Chains: A Working Class Program

Since Sanders stepped out of the presidential race at the DNC, throwing full support behind Hillary Clinton, a broad range of left, socialist groups and Sanders supporters have been casting their (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

MIDDLE EAST

The Geopolitics of the Civil War in Syria

The shifting alliances and the overlapping of multiple ethnic, religious, geopolitical and social conflicts that characterize the civil war in Syria seem to defy the basic premise of any war— the (...)

Claudia Cinatti

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POLICE BRUTALITY

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In NYC, Protesters March Against Police Murder

UNITED STATES

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National Prisoners Strike on Anniversary of Attica Rebellion

UNITED STATES

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VIDEO: Thousands Reject Hillary at the DNC

TURKEY

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VIDEO: Turkey After the Failed Coup

UNITED STATES - POLICE BRUTALITY

A Teacher’s Role in the Fight Against Police Brutality

Tatiana Cozzarelli

Teachers have the responsibility to fight against racism and police presence in schools.

IDEAS & DEBATES

Gramsci’s Three Moments of Hegemony

Proletarian hegemony is paramount to winning mass support and taking power, as well as during the transition to socialism. This article describes three moments, or levels of analysis with which (...)

Juan Dal Maso

ECONOMY

Phase Two of the Economic Crisis

The 10th international conference of the Trotskyist Fraction took place in Buenos Aires from August 7 to 14, with representatives from 14 countries. This article focuses on one major topic of (...)

"First signs of self-organization by the refugees" – Interview with Manos Skoufoglou

Almost 60,000 refugees are stranded in Greece. There are first links to the radical left. An Interview mit Manos Skoufoglou, a leading member of the anticapitalist alliance ANTARSYA in Athens.

Manos Skoufoglou