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Open Letter on the June 7, 2022 California and San Francisco Primary Election

Open Letter on the June 7, 2022 California and San Francisco Primary Election

Recommendations pro and con on candidates and measures impacting workers and oppressed people.
Statement on the racist massacre in Buffalo, NY

Statement on the racist massacre in Buffalo, NY

The National Comrades of Color Caucus of the Freedom Socialist Party and Radical Women condemns the grooming of teenage fascists by a racist system.
Protest in Nicaragua

Free the political prisoners in Nicaragua!

A condemnation of repression by fraudulently reelected president Daniel Ortega and demand for an international commission to investigate.
Protest defending Roe v. Wade, Westlake Center, Seattle, May 3, 2022. Credit: Doug Barnes.

Leaked draft SCOTUS decision re Roe underscores the need for a bold fightback

A statement to the media from Radical Women, the Freedom Socialist Party's sister organization. Message: Don't mourn, organize!
The Transgender Issue

The Transgender Issue by Shon Faye: A multi-issue manifesto for transgender justice

The Transgender Issue is a sophisticated and compelling argument for justice, demanding that the scapegoating of transgender people must stop!
Unionists rally in Melbourne in 2018 to demand a pay rise. Getting rid of the (un) Fair Work Act and securing the right to strike is key to this. An FSO photo.

An election season appeal to workers: Vote socialist, boot out Morrison and build our unions for a fightback

Workers flexing our combined muscle is how we’ll win decent wages, job security and so much more.
Stolenwealth Games

The Commonwealth is a relic and resistance is on the rise

A groundswell of calls for the British ruling class to face the legacy of centuries of exploitation.
COVID, capitalism and the far-right threat:  Frontline workers speak out

COVID, capitalism and the far-right threat: Frontline workers speak out

By the end of 2021, a far right disguised as a “freedom movement” was on the rise in Australia. The movement preys on people’s fears and their justifiable anger at governments’ pro-business, law-and-order measures, which have caused intolerable misery for workers and marginalised communities.
Yapakurlangu Warnkuaru Matter/Black Lives Matter: Yuendumu demands an end to the Northern Territory Intervention and guns out of remote communities

Yapakurlangu Warnkuaru Matter/Black Lives Matter: Yuendumu demands an end to the Northern Territory Intervention and guns out of remote communities

The Yuendumu community needs respect, it needs community control over the police, and it needs yapa control of yapa affairs.
Demanding action in the midst of the 2020 bushfire crisis. Photo by Alison Thorne.

Fires, Floods, Failures: The climate emergency strikes Australia hard

To end the scramble for infinite expansion on a finite world, the working-class majority must exert control over the economy.
Stop the war in Ukraine! A call to action

Stop the war in Ukraine! A call to action

Spread this appeal for U.S. leftists to take united action against the invasion of Ukraine.
Taliban takes the rights of Afghan women and girls hostage in a bid to gain international recognition of the regime

Taliban takes the rights of Afghan women and girls hostage in a bid to gain international recognition of the regime

For the Taliban, blocking female education in Afghanistan is both leverage in international relations and the result of medieval, misogynist beliefs.
Ukraine: Appeal for an international campaign

Ukraine: Appeal for an international campaign

A call for international collaboration against the war in Ukraine, signed by the Committee for Revolutionary International Regroupment, of which the Freedom Socialist Party is a member.
No to Putin and No to Biden, Let Ukraine and the World Live in Peace!

No to Putin and No to Biden, Let Ukraine and the World Live in Peace!

The organization Left Radical of Afghanistan, whose country is suffering under Taliban repression, extends solidarity to the besieged people of Ukraine.
The ravaging of Ukraine

The ravaging of Ukraine

Understanding the imperialist roots of Russia’s war.
Book bans sweep through US school boards

Book bans sweep through US school boards

The far-right crusade is prompting vibrant resistance, especially from students of color and LGBQT+ youth and their parents, teachers and librarians.
Starbucks unionizing heats up

Starbucks unionizing heats up

Ramped-up organizing in the “world’s biggest coffeehouse chain” has exposed its vicious union-busting history.
Supreme Court hears key liberties cases

Supreme Court hears key liberties cases

The ultra-right supermajority justices have precedents on abortion, voting and LGBTQ+ rights in their sights.