Posts in: anti-fascism

How NOT to fight the right

October 2017

This rally was organized by the International Socialist Organization, Democratic Socialists of America, and Workers’ Voice/La Voz de los Trabajadores, who encouraged everyone to gather at a nearby park rather than directly confront the far right. Socialist Alternative and Socialist Action were among its endorsers.

Fighting fascism: what works and what doesn’t

October 2017

Thunderous outrage marked a turning point in the U.S. after James Fields Jr. murdered one anti-Nazi demonstrator and injured dozens more in his Aug. 12 attack in Charlottesville, Va. The antagonism between left and right has blown wide open. And so far, those who stand against bigotry are winning. Now is the time to build… Read more »

Thousands march in Seattle to denounce white supremacists

August 15, 2017

When Seattle anti-fascists of many political persuasions massed to protest a “Patriot Prayer” rally on Aug. 13, police prevented them from marching to the site of the far-right gathering. But they made their message heard regardless.

L.A. youth rise up to a socialist feminist challenge

April 2017

Whoever said young people are disengaged and uninterested was not looking in the right place! On March 24, I facilitated a workshop at the #RiseUp Youth Conference organized by the L.A. County Human Relations Commission. The goal of the conference was to inspire teens to organize around issues they care about. In addition to a… Read more »

Rallies to end bigotry against Muslims

June 2017

On Sat., June 10, counter bigoted violence and Trump’s anti-immigrant and racist agenda at rallies and marches in New York and Seattle and near Sacramento. A strong show of united resistance is needed! Visit our branch Facebook pages for information on the New York and Seattle counterprotests, or see below for details about the event… Read more »