Statements

Addressing the federal police crackdown on protesters

Radical Women and Freedom Socialist Party organizers Gina Petry and attorney Val Carlson speak to KPFK radio.

Defend free speech! Stop the criminalization of solidarity with Palestine!

From the Committee for Revolutionary International Regroupment: Anti-Zionism is not anti-Semitism.
September 8, 2020

An independent elected civilian review board now! Stop police killings — Black lives matter!

To really curb cop violence, more community control is absolutely required.

“Strike for Black Lives” Action Wins Victory for Seattle Transit Workers

From Portside.org, another sign of labor's resurgence.
July 29, 2020

Activist Radio interview: Emily Woo Yamasaki and Nga Bui discuss fighting racism

Emily Woo Yamasaki and Nga Bui of Radical Women and the Freedom Socialist Party speak on today's anti-racist upsurge and their work in the NYC Campaign for an Elected Civilian Review Board.

Yolanda Alaniz reads “Who Will Mourn the Laborers?”

Watch Chicana socialist feminist Yolanda Alaniz read her striking poem about the workers most at risk from Covid-19.

Freedom Socialist Party calls for action to defend Portland protesters [Video]

FSP indicts the Trump administration for anti-constitutional use of unmarked federal agents to suppress activists and demands remedies including elected civilian review boards.

A Glorious Day for Labor in the Movement for All Black Lives!

A tribute to a multiracial shutdown of the Port of Oakland on Juneteenth, organized by a labor and community coalition led by the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU).
July 9, 2020

Seattle-area labor council expels police union — an opening salvo in reviving a fighting labor movement

Organized Workers for Labor Solidarity in Seattle reports on how the Martin Luther King County Labor Council became the first AFL-CIO body to expel a police union from its ranks.
July 4, 2020

Defend the right to protest

A statement by the Seattle/Puget Sound Freedom Socialist Party addressing the dismantling of the CHOP protest zone and the mayor's campaign to get rid of socialist city council member Kshama Sawant.

The murder of George Floyd shakes the U.S. and the world

An in-depth analysis of the crisis of racial justice and the fight for Black lives today in a country ravaged by pandemic and economic freefall.

The crisis of capitalism deepened by the Covid-19 pandemic calls for revolutionary regroupment

Defending democratic rights and building a movement to end capitalism have gained a new urgency in 2020.
June 26, 2020