NEW YORK

’No Power Greater’: Solidarity and Struggle at CUNY

Adjunct faculty at CUNY have been exploited for decades, but the union leadership has done little to address the problem. A militant, rank and file strategy, grounded in solidarity, is the only (...)

James Dennis Hoff

CHINA

Strength and Contradictions of the Chinese Economy: An Interview With Au Loong Yu

Juan Cruz Ferre
Au Loong Yu

IDEAS AND DEBATES

Populism and Its Uses: Antinomies of a Failed Reformist Strategy

Claudia Cinatti

BRAZIL

Lula’s Proscription, Judiciary Power and the Meaning of Democracy

Emilio Albamonte
Chipi Castillo

COSTA RICA

General Strike Mobilizes Costa Rica

Elena Zeledón

MEXICO

20,000+ Students March Through Mexico City in Silent Protest

As part of a university movement against right-wing thugs on campus, thousands of Mexican students marched in silence to commemorate the Silent Demonstration of (...)

Óscar Fernández

IDEAS AND DEBATES

On Reproductive Labor, Wage Slavery and the New Working Class

The feminist movement has reemerged on a world scale, and the debate over how patriarchy and capitalism are related is once again on the agenda. This old but renewed debate has taken on a new (...)

Celeste Murillo
Andrea D’Atri

UNITED STATES

Keep Fred on the Ballot! Protest Exclusionary Vote Tampering in Connecticut

Socialist Action (SA) Senatorial candidate, Fred Linck, faces the threat of bureaucratic exclusion from the upcoming November election.

Ben Fredericks

LABOR MOVEMENT

Workers at Hilton Stamford Picket for a Contract and against Retaliatory Firing

William Lewis

For months the workers of the Hilton Stamford have been battling it out for a good contract. They won recognition for their union 110 votes to five in December of 2017. Since then they have been (...)

UNITED STATES

Does Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Represent the Politics of the DSA?

Juan Cruz Ferre

GUEST POST

More Than Universal Healthcare: The Meaning of Socialism

Doug Greene

Young people are turning to socialism, and Democratic Party politicians are adopting the term. But what is socialism?

LATIN AMERICA

Letter from the “Cordones Industriales” to President Salvador Allende

IDEAS AND DEBATES

80 Years of the Fourth International

Wladek Flakin

80 years ago today, on September 3, 1938, a secret meeting took place in a house in Périgny, a small town outside of Paris. 26 delegates represented eleven revolutionary organizations from around (...)

IDEAS AND DEBATES

Why Trotskyism?

It has been 78 years since Trotsky was murdered in Mexico on the orders of Stalin. Why is Trotskyism still relevant today?

Jimena Vergara

INTERVIEW

No, Venezuela Was Never Socialist

Venezuela is facing an unprecedented crisis: Millions are fleeing the country due to shortages of food and medicine. Does this prove the failure of socialism? To better understand the situation (...)

Wladek Flakin
Milton D’León

Trotskyist Fraction

The Battles of the Trotskyist Fraction: Part 3

From Feb. 17 to March 3, internationalist socialists from 14 countries met in Buenos Aires for the 11th Conference of the Trotskyist Fraction-Fourth International (TF-FI). This is the final (...)

Trotskyist Fraction - Fourth International

IMMIGRATION

Abolish ICE, and Abolish the Border Too: A Socialist Perspective

The movement to abolish ICE has sparked a conversation among socialists about borders and their relation to capitalism.

Sonja Krieger

Gender

Women's Movement

Our Feminism Must be Anti-Capitalist

As preparations for the International Women’s Strike are underway in countries around the world, what strategy and what principles must feminism stand (...)

Celeste Murillo
Andrea D’Atri

VIDEO

HOTEL WORKERS

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[VIDEO] Stamford: Workers at Hilton Picket for a Contract

ABORTION RIGHTS

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[VIDEO] 8A: Hundreds of Thousands Packed the Streets of Buenos Aires

#ABORTIONRIGHTS

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[VIDEO] NYC: Solidarity with the Fight for Abortion in Argentina

GENDER AND SEXUALITY

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[VIDEO] Fighting for Abortion Rights in the Streets of Argentina

IDEAS AND DEBATES

From Social Democracy to World War

Jimena Vergara

In his NYT op-ed, Jacobin's Bhaskar Sunkara makes a key omission— ignoring the important experience of workers' democracy created by the soviets and the Left Opposition's struggle against (...)

The Problem of Reformism

Revolutionaries have classically rejected the reformists’ political method of relying on the electoral/legislative process and the state. Here is why.

Robert Brenner

IDEAS & DEBATES

The Party We Need: A Revolutionary Socialist Party

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

EDITORIAL

The Russian Revolution and the Real Movement of History

Revolution is necessary as long as there is class conflict.

Sonja Krieger

Cuatro años sin los 43, derecho al aborto y semana decisiva para el TLCAN

En esta nueva sección, presentamos lo que hay que saber en la semana del 23 al 30 de septiembre. En la semana que comienza se cumplen cuatro años (...)

Debemos integrarnos como comunidad en todas las escuelas universitarias

Reproducimos un comentario que nos hace llegar un estudiante que participa en la lucha universitaria actual y que refleja algunas de las (...)

23 de septiembre de 1968: A 50 años de la batalla del Casco de Santo Tomás

Después del “rápido” desalojo de CU siguió el del IPN, el cual no sería tan fácil para las fuerzas del estado. Granaderos y policía montada no pudieron (...)

López Obrador afirma que no peleará con Trump

Nada cambia la política conciliadora de López Obrador, dispuesto a mantener la subordinación a EEUU. Según declaró el presidente electo de México, no (...)