Election analysisVoters repudiate Trump’s politics of bigotry and paranoiaBut the source of people-power is not the ballot box; it's making your voice heard outside the twin-party shuffle! economyPoverty by designWhy worker’s paychecks can’t pay the bills — in the richest country in the world. Police killingsNYC mothers organize for Elected Civilian Review BoardTestimony to city commissioners: "We are sick and tired of needing to chant Black Lives Matter. This is your chance to prove that they do." environmentFlood politics under capitalismWhen hurricanes strike, much of the suffering is due to man-made, preventable causes. Radical WomenKavanaugh choice exposes true nature of Supreme Court and both political partiesMassive movements for human and civil rights are the driving force of court decisions. InternationalYoung women in Chile spur widespread revoltChilean students are part of a tidal wave of female-led protest sweeping Latin America against sexual assault and for better public education. laborRight-to-work law trounced in Missouri — again!Rank and file unionists, especially Blacks and community activists, triumphed over far-right union busters, in a state that voted overwhelmingly for Trump in 2016. InternationalIsrael’s witch-hunt against pro-Palestine BDS movementBDS's successful organizing has spun Israel into a desperate campaign against free speech. Book ReviewLessons of the Egyptian SpringRevolution 2.0 shows that a brilliant use of social media during rebellion is no substitute for revolutionary parties that have absorbed the lessons of previous struggles for socialism. soapboxClose the School of the Americas now!This U.S. "school" claims to fight drug lords and terrorists. Actually, it trains "graduates" to lead military coups and massacres in Latin America. laborLabor Weather Report, December 2018Chicago Teamsters defy bureaucrats, Google workers walk out, and Detroit hotel unionists score a win. EditorialBC pipeline foiledThe catalysts that led a Canadian federal court to stop the dangerous Trans Mountain project in its tracks. EditorialPartners in crime: Saudi Arabia and USAThe U.S. is deeply implicated in Saudi barbarism. Halt arms trafficking and political support. Send immediate humanitarian aid to Yemen. EditorialNo troops at the U.S.-Mexico border!Trump & Co.: Stop immigrant-bashing and let in migrants fleeing the results of U.S. policies in Latin America! LettersLetters to the editor, December 2018Readers’ opinions on Freedom Socialist articles, and Dodgers and Yankees crossing hotel workers’ strike picket line.