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Open Letter and Recommendations on the New York State November 5 General Election

October 28, 2013

Open Letter and Recommendations on the New York State November 5 General Election Dear Friends, Election day comes this year with the American people feeling more alienated from their government than ever before. While both pro-capitalist parties play political tinker toys with budget cuts, workers and the unemployed are left without even basic necessities, schools… Read more »

FSP recommendations for the November 6, 2012 Oregon State General Election

October 26, 2012

If you’ve been watching the presidential debates, you know that media pundits are riveted by the contrasts between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney—their lapel pins, tone of voice and body language are studied to see who comes across more “presidential.” There’s been lots of squabbling over whose statistics are true, but little clarification of substantive… Read more »

FSP recommendations for the November 6, 2012 New York State General Election

October 22, 2012

If you’ve been watching the presidential debates, you know that media pundits are riveted by the contrasts between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney—their lapel pins, tone of voice and body language are studied to see who comes across more “presidential.” There’s been lots of squabbling over whose statistics are true, but little clarification of substantive… Read more »

FSP recommendations for the November 6, 2012 Washington State General Election

October 22, 2012

Following this summary of ballot recommendations are explanations about the candidates and issues, with links for more information. Questions and feedback are welcome! President/Vice-President: Write-in Stephen Durham & Christina López Legislative District No. 43, Position 2 – Kshama Sawant, Socialist Alternative Initiative 1185, Maintain the two-thirds legislative vote — NO Initiative 1240 Charter Schools —… Read more »

Open Letter on the November 6, 2012 California election (Los Angeles): Vote for the Greater Good—Write in Stephen Durham and Christina López

October 3, 2012

Everyday people think: the U.S. is way overdue for change. So when they encounter the Freedom Socialist Party Durham/ López campaign, they are energized—whether it’s appreciation for concrete solutions, delight at a way to protest sham elections, or interest in an anti-capitalist perspective. Outside big-box stores, on campuses and picket lines, in barrios and at… Read more »

Open Letter on the November 6, 2012 California General Election (Bay Area): Vote for the Greater Good—Write in Stephen Durham and Christina López

October 2, 2012

Everyday people think: the U.S. is way overdue for change. So when they encounter the Freedom Socialist Party Durham/ López campaign, they are energized—whether it’s appreciation for concrete solutions, delight at a way to protest sham elections, or interest in an anti-capitalist perspective. Outside big-box stores, on campuses and picket lines, in barrios and at… Read more »