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GUEST POST

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

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

September 23, 2016 | 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 (...)

Manos Skoufoglou

Sanders, a Third Party, or a Working Class Party?

April 02, 2016 | Without a doubt, the Bernie Sanders phenomenon offers new opportunities as well as potential pitfalls for the left in the U.S. We intend to discuss the positions of various socialist left parties (...)

Robert Belano

FRANCE

Left Platform Leads the Vote for the NPA National Conference

March 20, 2016 | At preparatory meetings for the NPA’s National Conference on March 19 and 20, the platform that unites the left of the party is in the lead with 41% of the (...)

Révolution Permanente

ARGENTINA

First Strike against Macri’s government

February 24, 2016 | Public employees in Argentina have launched the first public sector strike with massive protests against Mauricio Macri’s government. They are fighting against layoffs and the criminalization of (...)

FRANCE

The Truth About the COP21 Crackdown

December 01, 2015 | The disingenuous coverage of the crackdown against both environmental activists during the COP21 as well as those protesting the state of emergency says a lot about what government and media are (...)

Philippe Alcoy

ARGENTINA

The Left and Workers’ Front Facing History

October 22, 2015 | Political stagnation of government-backed Scioli and opposition candidates Massa and Macri (both center-right). The Left’s past and present performances in the presidential elections. Doors (...)

Fernando Rosso

ARGENTINA

The Left Alternative to Peronism

October 22, 2015 | Originally published on Jacobin, October 22 , 2015 /Argentines go to the polls Sunday. What’s the state of the country’s left, electorally and in the streets?

Todd Chretien

Elections in Argentina

Nicolás Del Caño and the Left in the Presidential Debate

October 09, 2015 | For the first time ever last Sunday, Argentina’s presidential debate was publicly broadcasted on live television. Left and Workers’ Front (FIT) leader Nicolás del Caño (MP) made a strong (...)

Gloria Grinberg

GREECE

The Greek Elections and the Strategic Debates within the Left

September 25, 2015 | On September 21, Alexis Tsipras returned as prime minister, supported by a coalition between his party and the right-wing nationalist Anel party. This government, which assumed power as a left (...)

Claudia Cinatti

INTERVIEW

’We want a hard left that denounces the political caste and fights with workers’

September 17, 2015 | FIT's presidential candidate Nicolas Del Caño on the situation in Argentina today and the upcoming October presidential elections.

Federico Fuentes

GERMANY

Trotsky Day in Berlin: workshops and a panel discussion on the 75th anniversary of the death of Leon Trotsky

September 17, 2015 | "Trotsky Day", a public event on October 17 in Berlin, will bring together fighters from the workers' and youth movements, activists from different political tendencies and historians and (...)

Wladek Flakin

LGBT

Socialism and LGBT Liberation

September 07, 2015 | The Left Voice presents an interview with Sherry Wolf, an activist, public speaker, and writer from Brooklyn, NY. She is an associate editor for the International Socialist Review and author of (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

GREECE

Who’s Who in the Greek Left

September 04, 2015 | We present our readers a map of the main tendencies of the Greek Left, including SYRIZA and its internal tendencies, Popular Unity, the KKE, ANTARSYA and (...)

Alejandra Ríos

IDEAS&DEBATES

Two Different Paths: Syriza and Podemos or the FIT?

August 14, 2015 | Last Sunday’s primary elections in Argentina closed with great celebrations. Running under a revolutionary working-class program, the Left and Workers’ Front (FIT) presented two separate slates for (...)

Jimena Vergara

ARGENTINA

Primary Elections: PTS Slate Leads the Left Front (FIT)

August 13, 2015 | On Sunday, August 9, the national “open primaries” in Argentina came to a close. The Left and Workers’ Front (FIT) gained over 725 thousand votes, 3.3% of the national total. Slate 1A emerged as the (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre
Tre Kwon

US labor movement

"Labor Needs to Get its Own House in Order Around Race"

August 12, 2015 | In this interview, economist and labor educator Michael Yates* talks about the crisis of the labor movement, its relationship with the anti-racist movement, FightFor15 and much (...)

Michael D Yates

IDEAS & DEBATES

The Left and the Working Class: is it possible to reconstruct the strategic dialog?

August 11, 2015 | The organizing taking place among precarious sectors of the U.S. working class is generating accommodations on the part of a discredited union bureaucracy. For the first time in decades, left (...)

Celeste Murillo
Juan Andrés Gallardo

What can we learn from the electoral alliance of Argentina’s revolutionary left?

July 18, 2015 | Where does the success of the FIT come from and what will be debated in the upcoming primary elections?

Matias Maiello

LAUNCH

Left Voice: A New Initiative for the Izquerda Diario Network

July 17, 2015

Left Voice: Soon!

July 13, 2015 | The Left Voice is a newly launched project aimed at bringing you daily news, analysis and opinion from a socialist left perspective. The Left Voice is part of the La Izquierda Diario news (...)