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U.S. | Solidarity with the Mesa Verde and Golden State Annex migrant strikers!

By Una Tolca “Detention center.” Sounds innocuous, doesn’t it? Like a children’s amusement center, or a welfare center. But it isn’t. A detention center in the United States is a...

U.S. immigration policy: From the wall to electronic monitoring

By Una Tolca BAKERSFIELD, Calif.—It is April 27, 2022, and a migrant detainee strike breaks...

U.S. | The betrayal of Reconstruction

This year, Juneteenth (June 19), marks the 157th anniversary of the final action for...

U.S. | What’s the story behind inflation?

By Ua Khan The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the rate of inflation rose...

U.S. | AFL-CIO convention talks about ‘change’ — but how much change?

By John Leslie Originally posted on Workers' Voice The recent AFL-CIO convention in Philadelphia elected President...

Will Biden Close the Ongoing Political Crisis?

We know that U.S. politics have drastically changed since 2016. The crisis of legitimacy of the bi-partisan system, and its two parties which, by...

Trump Was Defeated But Biden will Not Bring Any Real Change

Donald Trump has lost his re-election bid for the US presidency – something which hadn’t been seen since George H.W. Bush’s re-election loss in...

Liberal Capitalism, Threat of Fascism?

On the surface, panicking about impending fascism in our current political climate is reasonable. Like Mussolini and Hitler, Donald Trump has relied on the...

Defending “Democracy”?

With the US general election just around the corner, Donald Trump has repeatedly stated that he may refuse to leave office even if he...

Crisis Theory: Putting Covid in Context

Capitalism is, at its base, an irrational system. It creates the crisis of imperialist war, environmental degradation, credit collapse, cyclical booms and busts, and...

The Fight to Save the United States Postal Service

The United States Postal Service has been under threat of privatization for a long time. However, as of this August, postal workers have orchestrated...

From Sydney to Chicago, Democracy is Essential

While the spokespeople of capital always accuse socialists of being against democracy, we know all too well that in reality it is the capitalists...

The Undemocratic Nature of the Supreme Court

We’re seeing a lot of posts about how now that Trump gets to fill another SCOTUS seat there’s nothing stopping us from sliding into...

Open Letter from Insurgent Chile to the “First Line” of the U.S…

The “First Line” is only one in Chile, the United States, Hong Kong and the whole world!  The following letter is addressed to the brothers...

What Do We Mean By Police Abolition?

In this article, we want to lay out our general Marxist argument that police cannot be reformed and instead must be abolished. In his...

Do We Really Care About Kamala Harris?

As the 2020 US election finally approaches its weary conclusion, bourgeois pundits have once again taken to the age-old autumn pastime of demanding that...

US-Mexico: Increased Exploitation and Colonial Plundering

On July 8th, an official visit by President López Obrador to Washington took place. Donald Trump received him saying that he is "a fabulous...

Update on the International Campaign to Reinstate Chicago Bus Driver Erek Slater

INTERNATIONAL CAMPAIGN TO REINSTATE CHICAGO BUS DRIVER EREK SLATER·TERÇA-FEIRA, 28 DE JULHO DE 2020· On July 7, 2020 Erek Slater was officially fired by the...

Their Symbols and Ours

The impressive wave of protests unleashed by the murder of George Floyd in the United States not only crossed the borders of that country...