Tue Jul 23, 2024
July 23, 2024

America

Why did the Teamsters president address the RNC?

By ERNIE GOTTA Sean O’Brien, general president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, surprised many by being one of the guest speakers during the first night of the Republican National...

Trump winged in shooting: What comes next?

By CARLOS SAPIR Donald Trump was about an inch away from death on July 13,...

The pact of impunity in Peru

Two weeks after the publication of this article in Bandera Socialista, press of the...

How to (not) fight against antisemitism

By CARLOS SAPIR In early June, news media reported in shocked tones that the editors...

What’s next for the Palestine solidarity movement on college campuses?

By DAN BELLE and N. IRAZU In over nine months of the global fight to...

What’s next for the Palestine solidarity movement on college campuses?

By DAN BELLE and N. IRAZU In over nine months of the global fight to end Israel’s genocidal war in Gaza, college campuses have become...

10 things you need to know about Cuba in 2024

If you are a person “on the left” anywhere in the world, you have surely heard about the 1959 Cuban Revolution. It was a...

In Costa Rica, the “Jaguar Law” is neither Democracy nor Development

By Working Class Party (Partido de la Clase Trabajadora) – Costa Rica The facts On Wednesday, June 5, in the middle of a television spectacle, the...

Peru: The struggle against the government and Congress returns

By Socialist Workers Party (PST) - Peru On June 12, the Board of Supreme Prosecutors rejected the Reform project that declared the reorganization of the...

The 2024 election: No choices for working people

By JOHN LESLIE The 2024 election offers no real choices for working-class people. It’s Genocide Joe versus the reactionary liar and racist Trump. Even before...

Detained immigrants relaunch labor strike at ICE detention centers in California

By MESA VERDA-GOLDEN STATE ANNEX SOLIDARITY COMMITTEE Strikers are demanding an end to ICE detention centers, release from detention, an end to solitary confinement, restoration...

Argentina: Free those imprisoned for fighting!

By Alejandro Iturbe On June 12, the Argentine Senate was dealing with the so-called Ley Bases, sent by the government of Javier Milei, whose original...

Unions and social justice organizations speak out for reproductive rights

By EMMA GRACE “The same forces that are attacking our reproductive rights are also trying to destroy our rights as workers. … Without workers, the...

Competing imperialist powers exploit Latin America

By JOSE MONTEROJO The inter-imperialist rivalry in which the dominant imperialist powers (primarily the United States and China) attempt to reestablish social/political control and profitable...

Interview: An immigrant worker fights company abuse

By N. IRAZU At the beginning of June, I interviewed Edgar Becerra, a migrant worker from Guatemala who is carrying out a defense campaign against...

Argentina: The Large Investment Incentive Regime (RIGI) is a table set for imperialism

One of the main parts of the legislative package submitted by the government of Javier Milei to Congress is the Large Investment Incentive Regime...

Colombia: Long Live the National Teachers’ Strike! Sink the Statutory Bill and Fight for a Real Education

By Socialist Workers Party - Colombia Surprisingly, while the leadership of the teachers’ union FECODE (Federation of Colombian Education Workers) called on us to defend...

Biden imposes drastic restrictions on the right of asylum

By M.M. CHALMERS and CARLOS SAPIR In a Presidential Proclamation on June 4, Joe Biden imposed a sweeping ban on asylum seekers entering the United...

Mexican Elections: What to Expect from the First Woman President?

 By Socialist Workers’ Current (Corriente Socialista de los Trabajadores, Mexico) The international press has emphasized that it is a major accomplishment that a woman has...