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Wanted: A gas price rebellion

Wanted: A gas price rebellion

The powers-that-be preach that gas hikes help beleaguered Ukrainians, when they actually benefit oil tycoons. Time for a popular revolt!
Letters to the editor April 2022

Letters to the editor April 2022

Feedback from readers on recent articles in the Freedom Socialist.
Stand with Ukraine against Russian Invasion - Vancouver Anti-War Rally, Feb 26th, 2022

Invading Russian troops out of Ukraine. For the right to national sovereignty and self-determination of the Ukrainian people.

Statement by the Committee for Revolutionary International Regroupment calling for the unity of the Ukrainian and Russian working classes to end war and the capitalist system that breeds it.
Oslo’s red carpets are not ashamed of the bloody roads of Kabul

Oslo’s red carpets are not ashamed of the bloody roads of Kabul

The organization Left Radical of Afghanistan critiques the recent international conference as an exercise in washing the bloody hands of the Taliban.
Interview: the importance of supporting political prisoners in Cuba

Interview: the importance of supporting political prisoners in Cuba

Daniel Vila of WBAI's La Voz Latina interviews FSP writer Andrea Bauer. See also Free Political Prisoners in Cuba and Communistas Cuba.
How to keep on being an activist in Cuba when old paradigms are ending?

How to keep on being an activist in Cuba when old paradigms are ending?

A Havana university student writes about the complexities of being a militant activist in Cuba today.
For international working-class solidarity against war in Ukraine

For international working-class solidarity against war in Ukraine

Russia must cease its assault and both Washington and Moscow must withdraw their military troops, trainers, and armaments from the region!
Leonard Peltier has COVID – Hospitalize and free him now!

Leonard Peltier has COVID – Hospitalize and free him now!

Sign a petition demanding Leonard Peltier's immediate transfer to a hospital for COVID treatment and for President Joe Biden to grant him clemency immediately.
Sign the petition to close Guantánamo Bay prison

Sign the petition to close Guantánamo Bay prison

Radical Women and Veterans for Peace, Greater Seattle, Chapter 92 urge you to demand that President Biden fulfill his campaign pledge.
Deadly migrations in the Americas

Deadly migrations in the Americas

The largest migrations in recorded history are killing thousands of refugees. Community groups have stepped up to fight and win victories.
Fighting to save the right to abortion

Fighting to save the right to abortion

The first line of defense for reproductive freedom is grassroots organizing.
The legal harassment of Sawant, Seattle’s socialist city councilor, continues

The legal harassment of Sawant, Seattle’s socialist city councilor, continues

Kshama Sawant spoke out against the killing of a young Black man in 2016. Backed by corporate money, the cops involved are suing her for defamation.
Afghanistan: Suffering skyrockets as US replaces soldiers with sanctions

Afghanistan: Suffering skyrockets as US replaces soldiers with sanctions

Millions of Afghans face starvation and death, and the U.S. is primarily responsible. What can and must be done?
Inflation demystified: winners and losers

Inflation demystified: winners and losers

A lucid explanation of how capitalism causes inflation. And some immediate solutions to fight for here and now.
Biden’s first year scorecard

Biden’s first year scorecard

The promises versus what’s been done.
Publicly funded childcare — we had it once, why not now?

Publicly funded childcare — we had it once, why not now?

Despite a history of publicly funded childcare, today’s parents and kids are offered empty promises instead of actual aid.
Thwarting the Cuban Revolution

Thwarting the Cuban Revolution

A summary history of how U.S. imperialist aims and anti-communist aggression have hurt the island's people and undermined its socialist aspirations.
Labor’s Giant Step

Labor’s Giant Step

The explosive history of the CIO (Congress of Industrial Organizations), whose innovative techniques and organizing concepts shook the power structure to its core.