Homelessness is one thing shared by many full-time workers, the newly unemployed, and those displaced by gentrification. Homelessness soars in cities and towns across the U.S. and millions more are at risk of losing their homes. Right to the City, a national alliance founded to oppose gentrification and fight displacement of the poor, calls today’s… Read more »
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Instead of spending on infrastructure and human services for the populace, our rulers promote war — to sound patriotic as they pocket the profits.
“We must fight them!” tweeted President Trump angrily on March 30. Who? ISIS? The North Koreans? Not this time.
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 »
Once again, the U.S. two-party system has left us with two horrible choices. Playing on people’s fear and resentment over acute social and economic problems, bombastic bigot Donald Trump has positioned himself as an anti-establishment populist. But he is an enemy, not a friend of the people – a braggart about his sexual assaults and… Read more »
Going into the 2016 U.S. presidential election, the Democratic and Republican Party elites thought it would be business as usual. One member or another of the ruling political families — the Bushes or the Clintons — would be the next president and life in capitalist, neoliberal America would go on as it has for the… Read more »
The presidency of Donald Trump is going to be a slap in the face of U.S. workers that will wake us up to the reality of social class. Big T’s pedal-to-the-metal policies will show us clearly that we are one class, the ruling elite are another class, and our interests are diametrically opposed. Our declining… Read more »
Counter-inauguration organizers have scored a big win in gaining a permit for the Navy Memorial on Pennsylvania Ave. NW from 7th St. to 9th St. The Socialist Feminist Contingent will meet here since this is now the main focus point and stage for anti-Trump protests. Look for the giant banner shown above and say “NO… Read more »
On the eve of the inauguration, the Freedom Socialist Party and Radical Women contingent members met at the three separate locations where we were housed. We discussed the goals for the following days: talking to the people in the streets, spreading our demands and Socialist Feminist program, connecting with other activists, getting contact information for… Read more »
In August, the New York Times published this story identifying prominent white supremacists and indicting them in their own words.