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

Bound together: Black & queer liberations

Now more than ever, it is true that none of us is free until all of us are free.
June 26, 2020

How we won the fight to expel the police guild from our labor council – A Seattle delegate’s firsthand report

On June 17 the mass passion for racial justice leapt from the streets right into the Zoom meeting of the Martin Luther King Jr. County Labor Council (MLK Labor) in Seattle.

Speakers Christina López and Gil Veyna: Cops out of the labor movement

These two speeches were made at a June 17 rally called to support expelling the Seattle Police Officers Guild (SPOG) from the Martin Luther King County Labor Council.

Nga Bui speaks in support of an elected civilian review board

Freedom Socialist Party (FSP) and Radical Women (RW) member Nga Bui speaks out at a press conference calling for an elected civilian review board (ECRB) and independent prosecutor to rein in police violence.

Dynamic press conference of the NYC Campaign for an Elected Civilian Review Board

June 8 at 1 Police Plaza Path: City councilmember Inez Barron introduces legislation to hold cops accountable.

We Demand Radical Reforms to Stop Police Murder

For an elected civilian review board to hold cops accountable!
June 8, 2020

Barricades are burning in the United States

Committee for Revolutionary International Regroupment statement: "On May 31, an historic event – mass rebellion broke out a few hundred yards from the White House."
June 5, 2020

Read coverage of the fight by San Francisco Water Department employees for worker protection

A roundup of media coverage of the safety fight by essential San Francisco Water Department employees fighting for better safety conditions on the job.