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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 Voice

June 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 Voice

June 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 Wood

June 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 Voice

May 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 Daneri

May 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 Cozzarelli

March 30, 2022

Affirmative Action under Attack Again, Based on the Same Old Bogus Nonsense

With the Supreme Court set to hear yet another attack on affirmative action when it convenes later this year, we look at what these programs mean and why we defend them in the interest of working-class and democratic rights.

Jessica Prozinski

February 25, 2022

Breyer Resignation: A Black Woman on the Supreme Court Won’t Change Capitalist Oppression

The prospective nomination of a Black woman to the U.S. Supreme Court will undoubtedly be a historic moment. But we cannot forget that individual “progressive justices,” even from oppressed communities, will ultimately serve to uphold racist, anti-worker, and anti-democratic laws.

Adnan Ahmed

January 29, 2022

Ireland and Argentina Won Abortion Rights through Struggle. Protecting Our Rights Here Won’t Be Any Different

Abortion rights are under threat in the United States. As the abortion movements in Ireland and Argentina have shown, the right to free, safe, and legal abortions can only be won through combative action and mass mobilization in the streets.

Emma Lee

December 11, 2021