Republican Party

UNITED STATES

Why Do Republicans Keep Failing to Repeal Obamacare?

July 27, 2017 | With a new attempt to kill the ACA in shambles, a close look at the social forces behind each of the health care programs is in order.

Juan Cruz Ferre

UNITED STATES

Trump: The Fall of the Neoliberal Narrative

December 29, 2016 | Much has been written to absorb the conservative avalanche that turned so many states red in the November elections. Even the screenwriters of “House of Cards” could not have a big enough (...)

Claudia Cinatti

UNITED STATES

The Roots of Trumpism

December 26, 2016 | A radical, right-wing, middle-class insurgency displaced the hegemonic capitalists in the Republican Party, at least temporarily.

Charlie Post

US ELECTIONS

Trump’s Triumph and the World that Lies Ahead

November 10, 2016 | The unthinkable is no longer so when it becomes a reality. Against all predictions, Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States. He is now the man who will hold the most important (...)

Claudia Cinatti

US ELECTIONS

We Don’t Subscribe to Reforming the Police

October 27, 2016 | In this series, Left Voice amplifies the voices of candidates who have undertaken the bold task of running as socialists. This time we interviewed vice-presidential candidate for Workers' World (...)

Lamont Lilly

UNITED STATES

Family, Capitalism and School Choice in the Republican Platform

October 04, 2016 | In capitalist society, family is not just based on love and kinship, but rather on an economic necessity, as demonstrated by the Republican platform. Particularly, the discussion on school choice (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

UNITED STATES

Obama’s Final SOTU: Silence Speaks Louder Than Words

January 13, 2016 | Obama delivered his eighth and last State of the Union address on Tuesday night, full of demagogy and praise of “American values” and his own administration’s (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

United States

The Pope to the Rescue of Global Capitalism

September 28, 2015 | The Pope’s visit to the United States was welcomed by both Republicans and Democrats and praised by major media outlets. With a liberal discourse, the pontiff provides a popular view to the (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

UNITED STATES

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice: Donald Trump and the Far Right

September 01, 2015 | Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has succeeded in galvanizing the far right of the Republican base. While he is almost certainly unelectable on a national scale, the current of racist (...)

Ian Steinman

UNITED STATES

Donald Trump: the wall of racial hatred

June 25, 2015 | Like a bad imitation of Pinky and the Brain, who every night says "Let's try to take over the world", Trump announced he is seeking the Republican party's nomination for the upcoming presidential (...)

Barbara Funes