The Supreme Court Is the Opposite of Democracy
Silly outfits, even sillier titles, and a complete lack of accountability: the highest court in the United States was designed as a counterweight to democracy.
Nathaniel FlakinDecember 21, 2022
Technology and the State in a Post-Roe America
Since the fall of Roe v. Wade in late June of this year, fears have begun to spread about what a post-Roe world will look like for people who can get pregnant in the United States. The trial of a mother and her 17-year old daughter based on Facebook messages discussing the daughter's abortion shows that some of these fears are starting to be realized.
BellaAugust 29, 2022
Historically Low Approval Ratings of Institutions Show the U.S. Regime in Crisis
Two new polls show a massive loss of faith in institutions across the U.S. This loss of faith underlines the depth of crisis in the U.S. regime.
Ezra BrainJuly 11, 2022
Supreme Court Allows End of “Remain in Mexico” Policy, U.S. Imperialism Continues
The Supreme Court will allow the Biden administration to end Trump’s “Remain in Mexico” policy. The decision is a needed reprieve for asylum seekers, but make no mistake: it is nowhere near enough.
Emma LeeJuly 4, 2022
Tens of Thousands Take the Streets in Defiance of Overturn of Roe v. Wade
Following the Supreme Court’s 6-3 decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, tens of thousands of people took to the streets in outrage and to demand that abortion remain legal across the country.
Left VoiceJune 27, 2022
Unions, Left, and Activist Groups in New York City Organize Coalition and March in Response to the Supreme Court’s Decision to Overturn Abortion Rights
A new coalition of over 30 left groups, rank-and-file workers organizations and unions, and activists including Left Voice, Starbucks workers, teachers, socialist and housing justice organizations, and others have come together to organize a march and rally today in response to the Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade and to protest the attacks on abortion rights by the State and the Right.
Left VoiceJune 24, 2022
As We Await the SCOTUS Decision on Abortion, Labor Notes Should Prepare to Pivot
Roe v. Wade will likely be officially overturned before this year’s Labor Notes conference, to be held later this month. To protect abortion rights, the U.S. labor movement should use the opportunity of our conference to take to the streets en masse.
Olivia WoodJune 8, 2022
Not the Courts, Not the State: All Out for Abortion Rights on May 14
Join Left Voice in the streets at the Socialist Feminist contingent in New York City as part of a national day of action in defense of abortion rights on Saturday, May 14 at 12pm EST.
Left VoiceMay 11, 2022
The Protests at the Supreme Court Last Night Were Just the Beginning
As the news spread that the Supreme Court is poised to overturn Roe v. Wade, hundreds mobilized to capitol hill late in the evening and early morning. This is how we defend abortion rights: by organizing in the streets to demand free, safe abortion, on demand. Join Left Voice today at 5pm at Foley Square, NYC.
Nicolás DaneriMay 3, 2022
The Supreme Court Is Our Enemy, with or without Ketanji Brown Jackson
Confirmation hearings for Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson were a show of racist and sexist right-wing attacks. But while Judge Jackson’s nomination is significant and we must denounce the sexist and racist attacks against her, we can be under no illusions that the Supreme Court is or will be on the side of working class and oppressed people.
Tatiana CozzarelliMarch 30, 2022