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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.
Students protest “Don’t Say Gay” bill

Students protest “Don’t Say Gay” bill

Florida youth lead an impressive fight against the state’s governor and his legislators’ undisguised bigotry, under the guise of “parental rights.”
James P. Cannon: The meaning of this 20th-century revolutionary for today’s freedom fighters

James P. Cannon: The meaning of this 20th-century revolutionary for today’s freedom fighters

A tour of the life and politics of this brilliant, down-to-earth labor organizer and founder of American Trotskyism.
Break the cycle: End the jailing and abuse of children in Australia

Break the cycle: End the jailing and abuse of children in Australia

A much-needed campaign is gaining steam to halt jailing children, especially Indigenous youth, and close down abusive prisons.
Women’s soccer team takes steps toward pay equity

Women’s soccer team takes steps toward pay equity

U.S. Women’s Soccer team wins an important battle against the U.S. Soccer Federation in the war for equal pay.
Fed-up US workers in motion

Fed-up US workers in motion

Strikes and organizing drives challenge workplace balance of power.
The continuing shame of Guantánamo

The continuing shame of Guantánamo

Guest column exposé by National Lawyers Guild leader Jim Lafferty.
Blowing leaves merge into blowing paper money.

Privatizing Nature

A class of stocks called "Natural Asset Companies" are Wall Street's latest scheme to exploit Earth's resources for private profit.
Book cover with title Storming Caesars Palace: How Black mothers fought their own war on poverty.

Storming Caesars Palace

How Black mothers fought their own war on poverty.