Freedom Socialist Newspaper

Vol. 43, No. 6 (December 2022-January 2023)

What workers should know about price gouging

What workers should know about price gouging

It’s not complicated. Bosses raises prices to line their pockets. So what can be done about it?
Southern California bosses pit Latinx and Black workers against each other

Southern California bosses pit Latinx and Black workers against each other

Los Angeles workers of color are fighting racism on the job site and in City Hall.
Teamsters Women’s Conference: a first-hand account of unionists on the move

Teamsters Women’s Conference: a first-hand account of unionists on the move

A personal account that celebrates the everyday organizers who are the backbone of the labor movement.
Puerto Rico: FEMA corruption sabotages aid for islanders

Puerto Rico: FEMA corruption sabotages aid for islanders

The very organization which is supposed to help during disasters is too mismanaged and racist to give much-needed aid.
As protest rebounds, a look back at the Arab Spring

As protest rebounds, a look back at the Arab Spring

Women and youth rise against tyranny in the Middle East and North Africa. Lessons from a decade ago will help make lasting change.
Iranian women ignite mass revolt

Iranian women ignite mass revolt

Young women, students and oppressed nationalities lead a nationwide united front against corrupt, misogynist mullahs.
World Beat

World Beat

In Mexico, hope for justice for murdered students dims; Former leftist Lula retakes presidency in Brazil; Biden continues bloody US warmongering in Somalia.
A Marxist look at cryptocurrency

A Marxist look at cryptocurrency

There is a lot of talk about cryptos in the news. With over 12,000 to choose from, it’s important to understand what they are, and what they are not.
The British monarchy has got to go

The British monarchy has got to go

An Irish American socialist ruminates on the special relationship the British monarchs have enjoyed with capitalism.
His Name Is George Floyd

His Name Is George Floyd

Black journalists Robert Samuels and Toluse Olorunnipa describe with warmth and respect Floyd’s personal history and the movement his death reenergized.
And the winner is … not Trump!

And the winner is … not Trump!

The red wave was reduced to a pink puddle. What did the midterm elections say about the state of the USA?
Letters to the editor, December 2022

Letters to the editor, December 2022

Feedback from readers on recent articles in the Freedom Socialist.
Mumia Abu-Jamal denied appeal again

Mumia Abu-Jamal denied appeal again

Locked up for 42 years for a murder he did not commit, this political prisoner was denied appeal again.