CALIFORNIA

Los Angeles Teachers Strike for Public Education

The LA teachers’ strike in defense of public education makes the rich and the government of California tremble.

Ben Fredericks

VENEZUELA

Venezuela in the Crosshairs of Right Opposition and US Imperialism

Jimena Vergara

INDIA

General Strike in India: 200 Million Workers Oppose the Government’s Labor Law

Juan Andrés Gallardo

BREAD AND ROSES STRIKE ANNIVERSARY

We Demand the Right to Bread, as Well as to Roses!

Tatiana Cozzarelli

FRANCE

The Yellow Vests Are Back on the Attack Throughout France

Julien Anchaing

GUEST POST

Abolishing Ice by Funding It

In spite of promises to "Abolish ICE," Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and others voted to fund it on their very first day in office.

Scott Jay

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF PEOPLE'S POWER

The New Cuban Constitution Incorporates Private Property and Recognizes the Role of the "Market"

On December 22nd, Cuba's highest legislative body approved with amendments the new National Constitution that will replace the one adopted in 1976. It will become effective after being submitted (...)

Diego Dalai

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

FRANCE

"We Need to Expand the Yellow Vest Movement to a General Strike": Interview with a French Railway Worker

We spoke with Anasse Souiri, a railway worker, trade union activist and a member of the CCR (in the NPA), about the #GiletsJaunes (#YellowVests) movement, the concessions announced by President (...)

IDEAS AND DEBATES

The Politics of Red Rosa

Josefina L. Martínez

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

LOS ANGELES

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WORKER'S RIGHTS

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

#7KorStrike

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

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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

Sobornos a Peña, nexos entre cárteles y el ejército: revelaciones de testigo

Las claves del escándalo abierto del soborno de El Chapo al ex presidente Peña Nieto. Los turbios nexos del crimen organizado con el ejército y la (...)

El frente único patronal maquilador y la potencialidad de movimiento parista

La continuidad del masivo movimiento obrero de las maquiladoras en Matamoros, muestra un fuerte embate entre una patronal acostumbrada a imponer (...)

Ayotzinapa: el Gobierno inaugura su comisión de la verdad

Hoy se instaló la comisión de la verdad y acceso a la justicia para el esclarecimiento de la desaparición de los 43 normalistas de Ayotzinapa. (...)

Ayotzinapa: gobierno inaugura su comisión de la verdad

Hoy se instaló la comisión de la verdad y acceso a la justicia para el esclarecimiento de la desaparición de los 43 normalistas de Ayotzinapa. (...)