UNITED STATES

General Strike to Shut Down the Shutdown

It would be the quickest and surest path to an end of Trump’s shutdown

Tatum Regan

MEXICO

Over 40 Maquila Factories on Strike in Mexico

Óscar Fernández

CALIFORNIA

Los Angeles Teachers Strike for Public Education

Ben Fredericks

WOMEN'S MOVEMENT

The Electoral Strategy of the Women’s March

Tatiana Cozzarelli

LOS ANGELES

Interview with a 30 Year UTLA Militant Teacher and Socialist

Ben Fredericks

GUEST POST

Abolishing Ice by Funding It

In spite of promises to "Abolish ICE," Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and others voted to fund it on their very first day in office.

Scott Jay

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF PEOPLE'S POWER

The New Cuban Constitution Incorporates Private Property and Recognizes the Role of the "Market"

On December 22nd, Cuba's highest legislative body approved with amendments the new National Constitution that will replace the one adopted in 1976. It will become effective after being submitted (...)

Diego Dalai

WORKER'S RIGHTS

[VIDEO] The Taylor Law: 5 Things You Need to Know and What It Means for Labor

In New York State, the no-strike clause of the Taylor Law makes striking and work stoppages illegal for public sector workers.

Luigi Morris

FRANCE

"We Need to Expand the Yellow Vest Movement to a General Strike": Interview with a French Railway Worker

We spoke with Anasse Souiri, a railway worker, trade union activist and a member of the CCR (in the NPA).

IDEAS AND DEBATES

The Politics of Red Rosa

Josefina L. Martínez

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

FRANCE

On Yellow Vests, Unions, and Intellectuals

The gilets jaunes (Yellow Vests) are breathing new life into an international scene brimming with “organic crises” but lacking hegemony. Similarities and differences are noted between Macri and (...)

Matias Maiello

BRAZIL

Bolsonaro: Fascism or Bonapartism?

It is impossible to understand the rise of the social and political phenomenon known as “Bolsonarismo”—the movement around presidential hopeful Jair Bolsonaro—without understanding the huge protests (...)

Daniel Matos

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

LOS ANGELES

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WORKER'S RIGHTS

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[VIDEO] The Taylor Law: 5 Things You Need to Know and What It Means for Labor

#7KorStrike

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[VIDEO] CUNY: PSC Members Arrested in Protest for Fair Contract

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Marxist Debate

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 (...)

IDEAS AND DEBATES

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

Migration

#LetThemAllIn

Nagle Is Wrong: There Is No Left Case Against Open Borders

Angela Nagle and other reformists are wrong. The “left case” against open borders ignores imperialism and functions on the false premise that capitalists want to open the (...)

Jimena Vergara
Luigi Morris

Francia: "Acto X" de los chalecos amarillos en memoria de los fallecidos por la represión

Este sábado, en la décima movilización que están protagonizando una vez más los chalecos amarillos, llevan adelante un homenaje a los heridos y (...)

Tragedia en Tlahuelilpan: se incendia combustible en ducto perforado, decenas de muertos

Esta tarde los pobladores que acudieron a recoger gasolina que se derramaba de un ducto perforado en las cercanías del poblado de San Primitivo en (...)

Encuentran muerto a Carlos Eduardo Martín Bringas, dueño de Soriana

Uno de los empresarios más poderosos de México en el ramo de supermercados, es encontrado muerto de un disparo y al volante de su auto. Carlos (...)

¿Quién es Carlos Salazar Lomelí, ex director de FEMSA, líder en superexplotación?

Conoce la nefasta trayectoria del nuevo presidente del Consejo Coordinador Empresarial (CCE) para el periodo 2019-2020. Sustituye a Juan Pablo (...)