Eleanor Marx: A Punk in the 19th Century
Eleanor Marx, the youngest daughter of Karl Marx and herself a socialist activist, was born on this day in 1855. A citizen of the world, she resonated with Shelley and Ibsen and participated in the main theoretical and political debates of her time.
Celeste MurilloJanuary 16, 2022
Michigan Activists Shut Down Legislature to Read Statement on Abortion
As nine unelected Supreme Court judges prepare a likely ruling that will effectively overturn Roe v. Wade, Michigan activists are fighting to keep abortion legal in that state.
Jessica ProzinskiDecember 7, 2021
Nine Unelected Judges are Poised to Take Away Your Right to an Abortion. Get Angry and Take Action
Yesterday the Supreme Court heard arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health. It is clear that the right to an abortion is in danger and the Supreme Court is poised to overturn Roe v. Wade. We need a mass movement to fight back and we are running out of time
Tatiana CozzarelliDecember 2, 2021
Capitalism and Patriarchy: As of Wednesday Morning, French Women Are Working for Free Due to Gender Pay Gap
Women in France are now working for free until the end of the year — because of wage inequalities between men and women. The increasing wage gap stems from the growing number of women in precarious jobs.
Cléo RivierreNovember 4, 2021
Revolutionary Socialists in Argentina Are the Only Ones Campaigning in Defense of Abortion Rights
With less than a month until the midterm elections in Argentina, the center-left government is pivoting to the right. An anti-abortion politician was just named head of the cabinet. The only political force that defends the right to abortion is the Workers Left Front – Unity (FIT–U).
Nathaniel FlakinOctober 24, 2021
Chile Takes Step Towards Decriminalizing Abortion
The lower house of the Chilean congress has approved a reform that would decriminalize abortion before 14 weeks of gestation. This is an important step forward and is a result of recent mass protests, but the fight continues for legal, safe and free abortion in Chile.
Pan y RosasOctober 1, 2021
Special Edition: 9/11 and 20 Years of Imperialist Violence
For the 20th anniversary of 9/11, Left Voice present a series of articles from a revolutionary Marxist perspective on the most burning questions that the imperialist defeat has raised for debate.
Left VoiceSeptember 11, 2021
Anti-Imperialism Is Inseparable from Anti-Capitalism: A Socialist Feminist Perspective
With the narrative of justifying imperialist intervention in the name of women’s rights called into question by 20 years of disastrous U.S. occupation in Afghanistan, the space is open for rethinking what it means to take up the fight for women’s emancipation with a staunchly anti-imperialist perspective.
Sou MiSeptember 11, 2021
Feminist Struggle Is at the Heart of Class Struggle in Afghanistan
Contrary to the claims of bourgeois historians, demands for social reforms in Afghanistan — particularly in the realm of women’s rights — predate both the U.S. and Soviet occupations.
Sou MiSeptember 11, 2021