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GENDER AND SEXUALITY

Trans Day of Action Brings Hundreds to the Streets

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

NORTH KOREA

Death of Otto Warmbier – That Could Have Been Me!

June 23, 2017 | Sure, it wasn't too bright of Otto Warmbier to steal a propaganda poster in Pyongyang. But our author was also there as a tourist, and totally understands how this could have happened. North (...)

Wladek Flakin

UNITED STATES

The DSA in the Democratic Party Labyrinth

June 19, 2017

Tre Kwon
Jimena Vergara

BLACK LIVES MATTER

(In)Justice System Murders Philando Castile, Rules Itself Not Guilty

June 17, 2017 | Once again, police get away with murder. This time of Philando Castile, shot in front of his girlfriend and daughter. This shows the true nature of the police and of the (in)justice (...)

Julia Wallace

GUEST POST

A New Dangerous Stage of the Colonial Plunder of Puerto Rico

May 25, 2017 | Puerto Rico is facing its most severe crisis since it was militarily captured and turned into a colony by the U.S. in 1898. The Island has been in economic recession for more than a decade, (...)

Héctor Reyes

GUEST POST

CUNY, Where Do We Go From Here?

May 20, 2017 | It has been a semester of mobilizations and resistance at CUNY. What have students, adjuncts and faculty been up to? Where should we go from here?

Rachel J. Chapman

UNITED STATES

Hired to Kill: The Logic of Police Murder and Impunity

May 18, 2017 | On April 29, police officer Roy Oliver shot and killed 15-year-old Jordan Edwards. Within 2 weeks, the cops who murdered of Alton Sterling and Terence Crutcher were (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

GUEST POST

Solidarity for all Whistleblowers

May 17, 2017 | Today marks the release of heroic whistleblower Chelsea Manning from prison.

James Rapoport

UNITED STATES

Trump and the Circus on Comey Island

May 15, 2017 | In a major power grab, Trump fired James Comey, the director of the FBI. The Democrats who also criticized Comey and even called for his resignation find themselves in a contradictory position. (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli
Leo Zino

IDEAS & DEBATES

The Party We Need: A Revolutionary Socialist Party

May 14, 2017 | 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

FILM:

"Marx is Back" in NYC

May 12, 2017 | The fictional show "Marx is Back" produced by the of Argentine filmmakers collective, Contraimagen, was shown as part of the Workers Unite Film Festival in New (...)

Violeta Bruck

UNITED STATES

New York Principal Persecuted for Speaking out Against Education Inequality and Discrimination

May 11, 2017 | In an alarming move, the NYC Department of Education (DoE) has recently launched an investigation against a public school principal for “communist activities” at her (...)

Ariane Fischer

GUEST POST

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

UNITED STATES

Trump’s War on Women: The First 100 Days

May 03, 2017 | The first 100 days of the Trump administration were marked by attacks to women's rights, attempts to co-opt feminism by Ivanka Trump and a new feminist (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

UNITED STATES

"Marx Is Back" Screening in NYC

May 03, 2017 | This Friday at the Workers Unite! Film Festival in New York City, Contraimagen, an Argentina-based audiovisual group that fuses art and revolutionary politics, will present an original (...)

UNITED STATES

NEW YORK: Thousands Protest on May Day

May 02, 2017 | Thousands of New Yorkers took the streets for workers rights on May Day. Thousands gathered at rallies and protests at Foley Square, Union Square and Washington Square (...)

MAY DAY

B&H Workers Go On Strike

May 02, 2017 | Workers of the B&H warehouse went on a wildcat strike on May Day to protest the company's threat to move warehouses to New Jersey in order to break up the workers' organization and bust the (...)

MAY DAY

May Day in NYC

May 02, 2017 | Thousands marched through the streets of New York on May Day to fight for workers' rights.

UNITED STATES

Support B&H Workers!

April 25, 2017 | B&H, a famous New York photo, video and audio store, is trying to close its Brooklyn warehouses. 300 workers could lose their jobs – all because they voted to join a union. But labor activists (...)

Wladek Flakin

UNITED STATES

Cops Hold Black Children at Gunpoint

April 25, 2017 | For 10 minutes, cops pointed guns at 12-14 years old Black boys who lay on the ground, sobbing and begging for their lives.

IN FOCUS

Interview with Charlie Post - Abridged

April 17, 2017 | We talked with Charlie Post about Donald Trump and the anti-Trump movement, the unions, the Left, the growth of the DSA, the Russian Revolution and more.

IN FOCUS

Interview with Charlie Post

April 17, 2017 | We spoke with Charlie Post about Donald Trump and the anti-Trump movement, the unions, the Left, the growth of the DSA, the Russian Revolution and more.

UNITED STATES

Cuomo’s Excelsior Plan Falls Far Short of Making CUNY Free Again

April 16, 2017 | Cuomo's Excelsior Plan promises to make college free for the middle class. This is a smokescreen for a backdoor tuition hike.

Free CUNY

A CALL TO ACTION

Academics and Students Call for a Nationwide University Shut Down on May Day

April 13, 2017 | Nancy Fraser, David Harvey, Judith Butler, Cornell West, Etienne Balibar and other students and intellectuals sign a petition calling for a moratorium on May 1. The following pledge is being (...)

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