Guest Posts

INTERVIEW

The Intersections of Anti Blackness and Anti Communism

August 01, 2017 | Left Voice presents an interview with Charisse Burden Stelly, professor of Africana studies on Black Radical politics.

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Power Cuts in the Gaza Strip, a Humanitarian Crisis

July 14, 2017 | As the Gaza Strip moves even more rapidly than predicted toward becoming uninhabitable, its two million residents face an escalating humanitarian crisis.

Mira Craig-Morse

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Socialism’s Future Can’t Be Its Failures

July 06, 2017 | Bhaskar Sunkara's recent New York Times piece is a dangerous misremembering of socialist history that tries to make socialism safe for liberals. To avoid repeating the failures of the 20th (...)

Evan McLaughlin

ARGENTINA

ARGENTINA: Action in Solidarity with PepsiCo Workers

July 05, 2017 | PepsiCo workers, students, and other sectors of the working class blocked a road in the center of Buenos Aires as part of the fight against the firing 600 PepsiCo (...)

Mira Craig-Morse

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The Oath: The Story of the Jewish Bund

July 03, 2017 | In the early twentieth century, the largest socialist organization in Russia was the Jewish Bund, numbering tens of thousands, who were willing to fight, arms in hand, for the liberation of Jews. (...)

Doug Greene

ENVIRONMENTALISM

Who’s Afraid of the Anthropocene?

July 02, 2017 | Reports of severe weather events and the dwindling of endangered species, in the shadow of world politics, have conjured a recent, now popular neologism – the (...)

Bee Vang

ARGENTINA

Workers Occupy Factory to Keep their Jobs with PepsiCo

June 29, 2017 | 600 workers who were fired by PepsiCo are taking matters into their own hands and occupying the factory in Buenos Aires.

Mira Craig-Morse

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Is Socialism Not a Struggle for Power?

May 08, 2017 | Attempts to separate revolutionary authority from socialism mangle both the aims and history of socialism.

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

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Repeal Market Health Care – It’s Time to Fight for Medicare For All

April 04, 2017 | The Affordable Care Act and the now-failed American Health Care Act are different versions of a market-led, for-profit health care insurance system.

Emma Vignola

WOMEN'S STRUGGLE

International Women’s Day: Feminism and Workers’ Movements

March 09, 2017 | On March 8, thousands of women around the world took to the streets and went on strike. What is International Women's Day and where did it come from?

Angela Dunne

GUEST ARTISTS

Brazilian Electronic Duo NU Launches a Call for the Rebirth of Lilith on March 8.

March 08, 2017 | Guest Artists: Brazilian Electronic Duo NU Launches a Call for the Rebirth of Lilith on March 8.

Francesca Cricelli

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With Ellison Defeated, What Next for the Democratic Socialists of America?

March 01, 2017 | The authors critically review a Left Caucus statement after Keith Ellison’s defeat

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

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Disappointing Reactions to the Anti-Milo Berkeley Antifa Action

February 16, 2017 | Socialists should do better than making unfounded accusations of police infiltration

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

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Theory and Popularization

February 15, 2017 | Socialist and communist parties have often blurred the line between theory and popularization. Marxist theory is not simply sociology — the study of political economy or history — but a guide for (...)

Doug Greene

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What We Can Learn from MLK’s Poor People’s Campaign

February 13, 2017 | Towards the end of his life and career, Dr. Martin Luther King proposed the idea of assembling a ‘multiracial army of the poor’ as part of his Poor People's Campaign. At a time when the political (...)

Lily Cichanowicz

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General Strike: How the Working Class Takes Control

February 09, 2017 | Talking about the general strike is the right conversation to be having.

Jack Rusk

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Trump Keeps Promises by Attacking the Working Class and Oppressed

February 03, 2017 | Media outlets from the Washington Post to Democracy Now! have been consistently reporting on Trump and his actions against the EPA and refugees, but here’s a few issues that haven’t received as (...)

Rohit Chandan

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In Support of the Anti-Milo Berkeley Antifa Action

February 03, 2017 | Shutting down fascists and racists is not a conflict about free speech but the means for organizing politically.

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

ECONOMY

Free Trade Agreements and the Dynamics of Capitalism

January 30, 2017 | The new Trump Administration has officially pulled out of the TPP and announced plans to renegotiate NAFTA. Are these the first signs of a reconfiguration of the neoliberal world (...)

Pete Dolack

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Towards a New Socialist Party

January 25, 2017 | Socialists should start discussing the possibility of a new party born of working class struggles

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

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Elections: A Small Piece of Socialist Strategy

January 13, 2017 | Real working class power is built through organization and disruption, not by support for bourgeois electoral candidates

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

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A Few Words on Marxism and Identity Politics

January 08, 2017 | The year 2016 will be remembered as the year that identity politics, as it is commonly understood, began the long descent into irrelevancy.

Albert L. Terry, III

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Viewing Bernie Through Rose-Colored Glasses

January 07, 2017 | The Bernie Sanders presidential campaign and its aftermath shows the folly of the DSA’s electoral strategy

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

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The Opportunity of the Present Moment

December 19, 2016 | Trump's ascension to power is weeks away. Left Voice presents a series by guest contributors on the current political conjuncture, the left, and prospects for party-building in the United (...)

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

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