7 August | Things have moved quickly since June, when Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won a primary election in New York, becoming the Democratic Party’s candidate for a seat in the U.S. House of (...)
Juan Cruz Ferre
7 August | Supporters of universal basic income (UBI) either entertain illusions in a palliative “from above” to the miseries of capitalism, or look for an impossible shortcut for organizing the working (...)
30 July | The movement to abolish ICE has sparked a conversation among socialists about borders and their relation to capitalism.
29 July | Young people are turning to socialism, and Democratic Party politicians are adopting the term. But what is socialism?
26 July | A secret history of resistance during World War II: Wladek Flakin just published a biography of Martin Monath (1913-44), the editor of a communist newspaper for German soldiers in occupied (...)
21 July | This is the first of two articles in a series that explores the advances in the realm of women’s rights opened by the Russian Revolution, as well as the difficulties in implementing these advances (...)
9 July | 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
30 June | Ocasio’s victory in the Democratic primaries is a sign of increasing openness to socialism among U.S. voters. The left may squander the opportunity revealed by her win if the wrong lessons are (...)
29 June | A central question for those awakening to political life today is this: What is Marxism, and what does it mean for our political analysis and practice? To begin to answer this question, we must (...)
26 June | This is the first of three articles that addresses the struggles of the groups in the Trotskyist Fraction to build revolutionary organizations centered in class (...)
17 June | Left Voice interviews two pro-choice activists who traveled to Ireland to vote to repeal the 8th Amendment.
Muireann Meehan SpeedMaurice Casey
6 June | In the current context of a prolonged crisis of capitalism and its parties, as well as the emergence of new political phenomena, the question is raised once again: Shall we recreate illusions in (...)
25 May | Craig Brandist speaks about hegemony, the national question and colonialism in the early years of the USSR.
14 May | In March, 2018, delegations from 16 different countries met in Buenos Aires, Argentina for the 11th Conference of the Trotskyist Fraction for the Fourth International (FT). This is the third part (...)
7 May | Two centuries after the birth of Marx, the ideas of the German revolutionary are as important as ever.
28 April | The young Soviet Republic was fertile ground for the development of art with the emergence of new trends, genres and styles.
23 April | What does Engels say about the root of women's oppression? Is there validity to his argument today?
20 April | Two NY DSA members make the case for ending all DSA endorsements of the Democratic Party.
Tiffany BerrutiZack K
20 April | In political theory and philosophy, especially leftist theory and philosophy, one not infrequently encounters the notion of ‘rupture.’ But what does a ‘rupture’ refer to, and why does it (...)
18 April | Menshevism was committed to gradualism and opposed to the “historical impatience” of a socialist revolution.
16 April | What was Stalinism? Why did it occur and will it be the fate of all socialist revolutions?
9 April | Someone must have been telling lies about Leon Trotsky, as the German TV series Babylon Berlin only features ahistorical pseudo-Trotskyists.
2 April | Members of the DSA in Denver introduced an “anti-capitalist plank” into the local Democratic Party constitution. Is this really the way forward to build (...)