Freedom Socialist Newspaper

Vol. 45, No. 3 (June-July 2024)

Economic tall tales

Economic tall tales

Politicians and media popularize a bogus narrative that doesn’t jibe with working people’s wallets.
LGBTQ+ youth persevere

LGBTQ+ youth persevere

Young people are a powerful force in countering bigotry with energy and eagerness to build a better world.
Labor support for Palestine

Labor support for Palestine

Despite opposition from labor leaders, U.S. unionists are showing solidarity with Gaza.
Natural allies in struggle — Palestinians and First Nations

Natural allies in struggle — Palestinians and First Nations

These two groups show solidarity and find common ground in the fight against oppression and land theft by capitalist settler states.
Lenin’s game-changing concept of the vanguard party

Lenin’s game-changing concept of the vanguard party

A cornerstone of any successful revolution, and a matter of life and death for humanity.
While US and allies pull the strings, Haitians suffer

While US and allies pull the strings, Haitians suffer

The poverty and chaos in this proud nation is the work of foreign capitalists.
Civil war in Sudan rages on

Civil war in Sudan rages on

Three decades of dictatorship, a year of counter-revolution, and foreign money and arms have devastated this nation.
Mississippi cops are sentenced to prison

Mississippi cops are sentenced to prison

Six racist cops, part of the self-named “Goon Squad,” answer for their crimes against two Black men.
New York City Democrats block cop accountability bill

New York City Democrats block cop accountability bill

The story of how City Hall politicians quashed legislation for an elected civilian review board.
“Revolutionary Feminists: The Women’s Liberation Movement in Seattle”

“Revolutionary Feminists: The Women’s Liberation Movement in Seattle”

Radical Women critiques Barbara Winslow’s book on organizing in the 1960s and ’70s.
Unions standing strong for reproductive rights

Unions standing strong for reproductive rights

Labor militants and feminists are working together to get the AFL-CIO to back its pro-abortion statements with concrete action.
Labor Notes and organizing for reproductive justice

Labor Notes and organizing for reproductive justice

The bi-annual conference showed how much union activists want to defend abortion rights.
Millions say nein to Hitlerites

Millions say nein to Hitlerites

Huge protests counter the rise of the neo-Nazi Alternative for Germany party.
IRS whistleblower should be lauded, not jailed

IRS whistleblower should be lauded, not jailed

Charles Littlejohn, who revealed Trump’s tax fraud, deserves praise, not prison.
The US mental health crisis: profound  and persistent

The US mental health crisis: profound and persistent

Mental illness is increasingly criminalized and stigmatized while the social safety net has been relentlessly shredded.
Eyewitness account: I thought I could make a difference at the border

Eyewitness account: I thought I could make a difference at the border

Exposing a government program that neither helps migrants nor alleviates the asylum system's staffing problems.
Persecuted campus protesters are heroes

Persecuted campus protesters are heroes

A shout-out to stand with the brave students demonstrating against genocide in Gaza.
Move all prisoners off death row

Move all prisoners off death row

The Santa Clara County D.A. is trying to get all those awaiting execution resentenced – a worthy goal for all D.A.s everywhere.
News from behind the scenes

News from behind the scenes

A look at what it takes to write and produce this revolutionary feminist newspaper, and why the paper needs donations.
10-point program

10-point program

The 10-point program of the Freedom Socialist Party
Letters to the editor, June 2024

Letters to the editor, June 2024

Paraeducators in Port Angeles, Washington, ask teachers and community for solidarity during contract negotiations and get it.