The following article is a slightly revised version of a talk given by Eduardo Martínez Zapata at a Freedom Socialist Party May Day celebration and forum in Portland, Oregon on May 6, 2006. When I was nine years old, my family came to the United States because my parents had no other option as they… Read more »
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Last December Chilean dictator, Augusto Pinochet, died peacefully in bed. Contrast this with the demise of Saddam Hussein, executed later that month in a ghoulish vengeance killing videoed and posted on the Internet. Both had been renowned for carrying out the dirty work of U.S. Imperialism. Why were they treated so differently? To protect the… Read more »
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In recent weeks, the peoples of Honduras and Argentina have shaken the foundations of capitalism in each of their countries.
May 2017 — Autoworkers fight for contract. Seventy percent of Volkswagen-Chattanooga workers in Tennessee voted to join United Auto Workers over a year ago. Yet the automaker still defies U.S. government orders to negotiate a contract. Unionists from seven other countries visited to show support for Local 42’s anger at unsafe working conditions, constant shift… Read more »
And it needs it with no strings attached.
Uncle Sam’s military has a long, bloody history of protecting U.S. interests in Latin America. This is true from the theft of a third of Mexico in the 19th century to the Honduran oligarchy’s coup against President Manuel Zelaya in the 21st, led by a general trained at the U.S. Army’s infamous School of the… Read more »
En agosto, el Comité por el Reagrupamiento Internacional Revolucionario (CRIR) se reunió en la Ciudad de México para discutir temas internacionales fundamentales con participantes de México, Estados Unidos, Argentina, Costa Rica y la República Dominicana. La crisis en Venezuela se encontraba en primer lugar en la lista. Este artículo trata de las contribuciones del FSP…. Read more »
In August, the Committee for Revolutionary International Regroupment (CRIR) met in Mexico City to discuss key international issues with participants from Mexico, the U.S., Argentina, Costa Rica, and the Dominican Republic. The crisis in Venezuela was at the top of the list. This article represents FSP’s contribution. To learn more about CRIR, see the end… Read more »
El Partido de Libertad Socialista (FSP) condena la insensible reacción de la administración de Trump y del Gobierno de EUA ante la atroz crisis humanitaria de Puerto Rico causada por los huracanes.