Liberals and Conservatives Ally with the Extreme Right in Germany to Unseat a Democratic Socialist
In what is being called a “political earthquake” in Germany, liberal and conservative parties joined forces with a far-right party with ties to neo-fascist organizations during an election in the state of Thuringia. The aftershocks of these events are being felt at the national level, where Angela Merkel’s party is in chaos over its part in the scandal.
Gustavo RoblesFebruary 13, 2020
“Looking for a Fight”: Police Escalate Violence Against Counter-Protesters at Boston’s “Straight Pride”
On August 31, protesters turned out in hundreds to stand up against the homophobic, xenophobic “straight pride parade” in Boston. The state deployed police forces from across Massachusetts to protect the fascist march and violently repress counter-protesters. A participant in the confrontation recounts the events and explains why the left needs its own bodies of self-defense to combat the right and the state.
Violet GlaserSeptember 11, 2019
The Rise of Bolsonaro and the Position of Brazilian Revolutionaries
Socialist Revolutionaries from Brazil explain how they are organizing against the rise of the far-right and why the call for a ‘critical vote’ to the PT in the coming runoff elections.
Movimento Revolucionário de TrabalhadoresOctober 17, 2018
An Atmosphere of Lynchings as Nazis March in East Germany
Scenes from a nightmare: Thousands of Nazis marching through the city of Chemnitz in East Germany, giving Hitler salutes and attacking people who do not look "German" enough. How could this happen? And how can we stop it?
Nathaniel FlakinAugust 29, 2018
Noam Chomsky and Chris Hedges Are Wrong – Antifa and Nazis Are Not the Same
Following the murder of Heather Heyer in Charlottesville, Donald Trump enraged half of the US population once again by blaming both sides (Nazis and anti-Nazis) for the reckless and deliberate killing of the peaceful protester. A few days after condemning the “violence and bigotry on many sides”, he asserted that “there was a group on […]
Isaac RussoSeptember 2, 2017
In Support of the Anti-Milo Berkeley Antifa Action
Shutting down fascists and racists is not a conflict about free speech but the means for organizing politically.
Hart EagleburgerFebruary 3, 2017