Socialist Alternative

Why Socialists Have Always Fought for Open Borders

June 27, 2017 | Trump, Brexit, Le Pen – the question of migration is a motor of new right-wing phenomena across all the imperialist countries.

Wladek Flakin

IDEAS & DEBATES

Can the Police Stop Deportations? A Debate with Kshama Sawant

March 02, 2017 | Could cops help immigrants resist the ICE? Or does this demand only create illusions in a deeply racist institution? A debate with Socialist Alternative.

Wladek Flakin

UNITED STATES

Fight Trump, Keep Dems at Bay: The Case Against a Popular Front

February 04, 2017 | If we want long term gains for the working class, we need to avoid the trap of the Democratic Party.

Juan Cruz Ferre
Ariane Fischer

US ELECTIONS

A Green Revolution?

November 01, 2016 | As we approach the 2016 elections, many on the US have rallied behind the candidacy of Jill Stein. Should the left support her campaign and is the Green Party a useful tool for advancing (...)

Ian Steinman

UNITED STATES

VIDEO: Thousands Reject Hillary at the DNC

August 01, 2016

UNITED STATES - PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS

Let’s Get over Sanders and Back into the Streets

July 18, 2016 | Last week, Bernie Sanders endorsed Hillary Clinton, leaving many of his supporters disappointed. But there is still a way forward: join the protests, organize, (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

US ELECTIONS

Sanders’ Traps

June 09, 2016 | Despite his recent defeat in California, Bernie Sanders pledges to fight until the end for the nomination. His struggle to “democratize” the Democratic Party and his quest for economic and social (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

GUEST POST - US ELECTIONS

Is the Green Party the Next Step for Socialists?

June 08, 2016 | The Green Party is projected as an alternative to the Democrats and Hillary Clinton. But who do they represent, and can socialists support them?

Wayne Stephen

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

UNITED STATES

Socialist Council Member Re-Elected in Seattle, Defeating Democratic Challenger

November 07, 2015 | Kshama Sawant, the nation's only openly socialist city council member was re-elected last Tuesday with more than 52% of the vote in the city of Seattle. Sawant, a member of Socialist Alternative, (...)

Robert Belano

UNITED STATES

Sanders, the Left and the American Elections

September 30, 2015 | The unexpected success of Bernie Sanders’ campaign has thrust a self-proclaimed socialist into the national spotlight and sparked a debate among substantial sectors of the American (...)

Ian Steinman