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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.
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

Reporting on and celebrating the everyday organizers who are the backbone of the labor movement.
Southern California bosses pit Latinx and Black workers against each other

Southern California bosses pit Latinx and Black workers against each other

Managements at Ryder Integrated Logistics and Cardinal Health are responsible for creating sexist and racially charged work environments.
Women carry banner saying "Woman Life Freedom" with red blood dripping from the words.

Iranian women ignite mass revolt

Young women, students and oppressed nationalities lead a nationwide united front against corrupt, misogynist mullahs.
A Marxist look at cryptocurrency

A Marxist look at cryptocurrency

With the ups and downs of cryptocurrencies (and their founders and backers) in the headlines, let's demystify this digital exchange medium.
World Beat: Mexico, Brazil, Somalia

World Beat: Mexico, Brazil, Somalia

In Mexico, hope for justice for murdered students dims; Lula retakes presidency in Brazil; Biden continues warmongering in Somalia.
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.
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.
Letters to the editor, December 2022

Letters to the editor, December 2022

Feedback from readers on recent articles in the Freedom Socialist.
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?
End the suppression and detention of protesting women

End the suppression and detention of protesting women

As the Taliban steps up its crackdown against women protesters, the Spontaneous Movement of Afghan Women asks for the support of feminists internationally.
Afghan women need your solidarity

Afghan women need your solidarity

Afghan women have formed their own protest movement after the Taliban takeover of August 2021.
No support to the misogynistic regime of the Taliban!

No support to the misogynistic regime of the Taliban!

The police of the theocratic Taliban regime are beating and "disappearing" outspoken women to crush the development of a feminist movement.
Mobilisations across Australia demand justice for Cassius

Mobilisations across Australia demand justice for Cassius

The Freedom Social Party stands in solidarity with the extended family and the traumatised friends of Cassius Turvey and the Noongar community of Boorloo.
Victorian election 2022: Vote socialist and build the grass roots resistance

Victorian election 2022: Vote socialist and build the grass roots resistance

A voters' guide to the upcoming elections in Victoria, Australia.
Patrick Haggerty: Musician, radical activist, and queer trailblazer

Patrick Haggerty: Musician, radical activist, and queer trailblazer

A salute to pioneering radical queer activist Patrick Haggerty, member of the first out gay country band, Lavender Country.
Open Letter on the November 8, 2022 Washington State General Election

Open Letter on the November 8, 2022 Washington State General Election

A voters' guide to the upcoming elections in Seattle and Washington.
Open Letter on the November 8, 2022 Los Angeles and California General Election

Open Letter on the November 8, 2022 Los Angeles and California General Election

A voters' guide to the upcoming elections in Los Angeles and California.