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
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 ProzinskiFebruary 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 AhmedJanuary 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 LeeDecember 11, 2021
The Supreme Court Will Hear the Texas Abortion Law Today. Where Is the Abortion Rights Movement?
The current leadership of the abortion rights movement has tied the struggle for abortion to the Supreme Court and the Democrats, but that’s a losing strategy.
Tatiana CozzarelliNovember 1, 2021
Thursday’s Catastrophic Supreme Court Decision Puts Millions at Risk
The Supreme Court’s decision to end the limited eviction moratorium on Thursday reveals once again that the institution does not serve the interests of working people.
James Dennis HoffAugust 27, 2021
Representation Isn’t Liberation: The Case of Amy Coney Barrett
Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation to the Supreme Court has raised alarms. But the problem with "ACB" is deeper than Barrett and her right-wing politics. The problem is that unelected government officials have such despotic control over the policy that affects our lives.
Sophia ZaynorOctober 29, 2020
No Time for Coronavirus Relief, Plenty for Amy Coney Barrett
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has adjourned the Senate until November 9, preventing them from passing a desperately needed coronavirus relief package. The delay is even more atrocious when compared to how quickly Republicans moved to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett.
K.S. MehtaOctober 28, 2020