Donald Trump


Who Wins and Who Loses in Trump’s Iran Strategy?

October 18, 2017 | On Friday, October 13, Trump declared that he will not re-validate the nuclear deal with Iran; nor will he break with it entirely.

Arielle Concilio


Defend ACA or Fight for Universal Health Care?

October 13, 2017 | We need free universal healthcare. A Single-Payer program is far from ideal, but it would represent a big gain and leave workers in the U.S. in a much better position to fight for (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre
Shreya Mahajan


DACA Repeal Looms Ahead: Debunking the Good Immigrant, Bad Immigrant Myth

October 05, 2017 | On September 5, Trump announced his plans to rescind DACA in six months' time. Today marks the deadline for thousands of youth to renew their immigration status for possibly the last (...)

Jason Koh


Trump Administration Attacks LGBT Workers

October 05, 2017 | A lawyer for the Department of Justice argued that discrimination against LGBTQ employees should not be considered a violation of federal law.

Arielle Concilio

United States

Trump and a Policy of Fear Against Migrants

October 03, 2017 | This week, the Donald Trump government deported 498 immigrants in an ICE offensive against the Sanctuary Cities.

Ximena Goldman


Trump’s America First Imperialism

September 21, 2017 | On Tuesday, Trump gave a speech to the United Nations outlining the new axis of evil. Despite a stress on national sovereignty, Trump's real message for the world was to put US interests (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli


The U.S. and North Korea: A War of Nerves, For Now.

September 07, 2017 | While Hurricane Harvey devastated Houston, another storm was brewing thousands of miles away.

Claudia Cinatti


Trump Cancels DACA, Launches Draconian Attack on Young Immigrants

September 05, 2017 | Trump is expected to end the DACA program today, putting hundreds of thousands of young people in jeopardy of deportation. The action would reverse a hard-fought gain, however limited, of the (...)

Robert Belano
Shreya Mahajan

US Politics

Noam Chomsky and Chris Hedges Are Wrong - Antifa and Nazis Are Not the Same

September 02, 2017 | Chris Hedges condemns violence on both sides—much in the way Donald Trump did. In his view, antifa and the Nazis are two sides of the same coin.

Isaac Russo

Trump at the Precipice?

August 24, 2017 | The firing of Steve Bannon from his post as Chief Strategist represents a victory for John Kelly and offers the possibility of imposing order between the various factions that surround the (...)

Jimena Vergara


VIDEO: Take the Streets to Fight White Nationalists and Donald Trump

August 19, 2017 | Last Saturday, hundreds of white supremacists mobilized in Charlottesville, Virginia, violently attacking a counter protest that denounced the hate and racism of these ultra right (...)


Charlottesville Rally Turns Deadly: Build Unity to Smash Fascism!

August 14, 2017 | Trump has been silent about the large number of racist and anti-Semitic hate crimes that have taken place since he took office. In a rambling and barely-coherent statement following the clashes (...)

Steve Xavier

United States

The White House Approaches Boiling Point

August 03, 2017 | It is no easy feat to be deemed too vulgar, too boorish, or too volatile for the Trump Administration — but Anthony Scaramucci managed that distinction. And in somehow demonstrating his ability to (...)

Robert Belano


Why Do Republicans Keep Failing to Repeal Obamacare?

July 27, 2017 | With a new attempt to kill the ACA in shambles, a close look at the social forces behind each of the health care programs is in order.

Juan Cruz Ferre


Ten Dead After Migrants Are Trapped in Trailer Amid Summer Heat in Texas

July 26, 2017 | Ten immigrants found dead in Texas due to heat exposure and asphyxiation.

Mira Craig-Morse


Trump: A Weak Bonapartist Government

July 16, 2017 | The Trotskyist Fraction explains a key definition of Trump's government as a form of weak bonapartist.

Trotskyist Fraction


Who Won the Battle of Hamburg?

July 10, 2017 | On Saturday, up to 100,000 people took to the streets of Hamburg, Germany, to protest against the G20 summit under the motto "solidarity without borders." This was the culmination of a full week (...)

Wladek Flakin


20 Images of G-20 Protests

July 08, 2017 | Tens of thousands filled the streets of Hamburg this weekend to protest the G-20 summit. Check out 20 images of the protests.


Hamburg in a State of Emergency

July 07, 2017 | 20 of the world's biggest criminals have descended on Hamburg, Germany for the G-20 summit. But tens of thousands of protesters are throwing sand in the gears. Terrifying police violence has only (...)

Wladek Flakin


Mass Protests and Repression at G-20 Summit

July 07, 2017 | The G-20 Summit began today, although police repression of protests began yesterday.

Europe Is Not Just Moving Away From Trump, but From the United States

July 05, 2017 | A new era of relations between the United States and Germany. The deconstruction of the transatlantic architecture and an escalation in world disorder.

Juan Chingo


Off to Protest Against Donald Trump and Friends at G-20

July 04, 2017 | Friday and Saturday will be the G-20 talks in Germany, where world leaders will be protected by thousands of police as they discuss ways to make the working class pay for the global economic (...)

Wladek Flakin


Towards a New Phase in the Global Scenario

July 03, 2017 | Although Trump has not been able to push forward key aspect of his program, he still demonstrates a significant change in global politics.

Trotskyist Fraction


Trans Day of Action Brings Hundreds to the Streets

June 24, 2017 | Hundreds of people take the New York streets to demand trans rights.