Kshama Sawant spoke out against the killing of a young Black man in 2016. Backed by corporate money, the cops involved are suing her for defamation.
Kshama Sawant is an out-front leftist who is under attack because she has been a voice for the under-served in Seattle.
This election, the people of Seattle face deep-seated problems.
This interview of Black housing activist Tye Reed reveals Seattle’s pretentious charter amendment campaign, which will not solve exploding homelessness.
Mayor Jenny Durkan seeks to recall Seattle’s lone socialist city councilor because of Sawant’s anti-capitalist politics and opposition to the mayor’s policing policy.
Seattle voters said “Hell no!” to red-baiting billionaires, and defeated five of the seven Amazon-backed candidates for City Council! Up-front socialist Kshama Savant was especially targeted — and won.
Dear friend, This election is an opportunity to show some workingclass power. You can throw your muscle behind a socialist city councilmember, support affirmative action, and protect renters! At the same time, tell the billionaire bosses to pay their taxes, and stop trying to buy elections. Read on for a breakdown of the ballot. Seattle… Read more »