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Recommendations for the November 3, 2015 San Francisco Municipal Election

October 16, 2015

October 14, 2015 Dear Friends: San Francisco’s November 3 general election offers voters the usual mixed bag of ballot measures and candidates for various offices. We are disappointed to have no recommendations for elected officials because there are no boldly up-front, anti-capitalist candidates running. This is an unfortunate development that allows the Democrats to continue… Read more »

Bernie Sanders’ Bid for President: What Would Eugene Debs Think?

August 10, 2015

It’s clear why fed-up voters are attracted to Bernie Sanders. He rails against the billionaires and calls for a U.S. political revolution. Who doesn’t want to end the rule of banksters and CEOs? Who doesn’t want to stop the corporate harvesting of all things profitable at the expense of people and the planet? Who doesn’t… Read more »

Freedom Socialist Party Recommendations for the Nov. 4, 2014 California State & San Francisco General Election

October 13, 2014

The November election doesn’t offer any anti-capitalist candidates, from SF City College Board of Trustees to State Governor, but several ballot measures make it worth your while to vote. Help stop two money grabs from workingclass taxpayers to big business, and pass measures to decrease the prison population and contain health insurance costs. As usual… Read more »

Freedom Socialist Party Recommendations for the November 4, 2014 Los Angeles County and California State General Election

October 12, 2014

The November election doesn’t offer any anti-capitalist candidates, but several ballot measures make it worth your while to vote. Help stop two money-grabs from working-class taxpayers to big business, and pass measures to decrease the prison population and contain health insurance costs. As usual there are a few attempts to raise taxes; Los Angeles County… Read more »

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 »