Amazon TAXED! Lessons of the Tax Amazon Victory in Seattle

The Tax Amazon movement and Seattle’s working class won a historic victory on Monday, July 6. Following a three year struggle against...

Blazing the Path for a New Left Party

A rebellion has broken out, beginning in Minneapolis (where both authors of this article live) and spreading throughout the country. The uprising...

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Amazon TAXED! Lessons of the Tax Amazon Victory in Seattle

The Tax Amazon movement and Seattle’s working class won a historic victory on Monday, July 6. Following a three year struggle against...

Kshama Sawant Tax Amazon Victory Speech

https://www.facebook.com/SocialistAlternativeUSA/videos/715010949073187/ Speech delivered by Socialist Alternative member, and Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant during a historic City Council meeting that passed a...

NYC Queer Liberation March Reclaims Pride

On June 28, 2020 -- exactly 50 years since the first pride march in NYC -- 50,000 New Yorkers marched through the...

Socialists Are Beating Jeff Bezos in Seattle (Again)

The grassroots Tax Amazon movement in Seattle is on the cusp of winning a historic victory against Jeff Bezos.

Historic Tax Amazon Victory in Seattle!

Below is the transcript of Socialist Councilmember Kshama Sawant's speech just before the Seattle City Council's Budget Committee voted 7-2 in favor...

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Socialists and the State: How to End Racist Policing

The nature of policing in the United States is inseparable from the violent, racist history of capitalism in this country. From slave...

Kshama Sawant Tax Amazon Victory Speech

https://www.facebook.com/SocialistAlternativeUSA/videos/715010949073187/ Speech delivered by Socialist Alternative member, and Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant during a historic City Council meeting that passed a...

Education Under Attack: Defund the Police and Tax the Rich to Fund Our Schools

Teachers are currently faced with an impossible task: educating students online, many of whom don’t have access to technology, with little warning,...

The Rebellion Against Racial Oppression and Law Enforcement Terror

On May 25, four Minneapolis police officers killed a Black man named George Floyd by kneeling on his neck for 8 minutes...

Defund the Police & Tax the Rich to Fund Our Schools!

Teachers are currently faced with an impossible task: educating students online, many of whom don’t have access to technology, with little warning,...

The Sacrifice of Tara Reade – Democrats Betray the #MeToo Movement

Jeffrey Epstein. Harvey Weinstein. Brett Kavanaugh. Donald Trump. Powerful, well-connected men have used their money and influence within the billionaire class to...

Russia’s “Virus Trade Union” Needs Solidarity to End Victimization and Sexism at Wildberries

Virus Trade Union, Sotsialisticheskaya Alternativa (ISA in Russia) Most workers in Russia have no trade union protection, even when...

Two Deadly Pandemics: COVID-19 and Violence Against Women

Leslie Kemp, Socialist Alternative (ISA in Canada) Canada’s deadliest mass shooting started after the gunman assaulted his partner. The...

Hong Kong: Migrant Women Carry Bigger Burden During Pandemic

Fear of illness, extra workload and cancellation of day-off Vincent Kolo and Xiaxi Cai, Socialist Action (ISA in...

Education Under Attack: Defund the Police and Tax the Rich to Fund Our Schools

Teachers are currently faced with an impossible task: educating students online, many of whom don’t have access to technology, with little warning,...

The Reopened Economy: Depression or Recovery?

As the first half of 2020 draws to an end, economic forecasts portend a global economic decline unlike any other in history. 

Public Sector Under Attack: Tax the Rich and Corporations to Fully Fund Public Services

State and local politicians around the country are telling us we need to “tighten our belts,” as the fallout from the pandemic-triggered...

Defund the Police & Tax the Rich to Fund Our Schools!

Teachers are currently faced with an impossible task: educating students online, many of whom don’t have access to technology, with little warning,...

Socialist Alternative Publications

A contribution to the debate on the historical lessons of the black freedom struggle and on the way forward today.

Looking back on the greatest general strike in history, the lessons in this pamphlet remain relevant for today's movement.

A look at the legacy of Bolshevism and the Russian Revolution, as well as its later degeneration at the hands of Stalin.

On the ground look at the working class revolt that took place in Wisconsin in 2011.

Defund the Police & Tax the Rich to Fund Our Schools!

Teachers are currently faced with an impossible task: educating students online, many of whom don’t have access to technology, with little warning,...

Youth Continue Climate Strikes

Collins Dictionary has declared “climate strike” as the word of 2019. It’s no surprise considering that millions of people, overwhelmingly young, have...

College Admissions Scandal: The Myth of Meritocracy Under Capitalism

In March, news broke of the indictment of dozens of individuals who had participated in a wide-ranging scheme to fraudulently admit students...

Community Blocks Privatization of Houston Schools

Over 100 students, teachers, parents, and activists attended a special meeting of the Houston Independent School District (HISD) Board of Education on Tuesday, April...

Debates in the Movement – How Do We End Gun Violence?

In the past two months, millions of students have participated in walkouts and demonstrations against gun violence in the U.S., most notably the biggest...

March 14: A Million Students Walk Out

On March 14, nearly a million students walked out of school to say #Enough to gun violence. Following the horrific massacre at Stoneman Douglas...

Climate Meltdown & COVID-19: Capitalism is Sick, Working People Pay with their Lives

In April, as countries across the world shut down and millions sheltered in place during the COVID-19 pandemic, daily fossil fuel emissions...

Climate Change and Environmental Catastrophe in Siberia: A Vicious Circle

Rob Jones, Sotsialisticheskaya Alternativa (ISA in Russia) If Siberia were a country, it would be the biggest in the...

Billionaires Are Not Our Friends: The Limits of Planet of the Humans

Michael Barker, Leicester Socialist Alternative (ISA in England, Wales, and Scotland) Planet of the Humans demands our attention and...

The Roots of COVID-19 & Capitalist Food Production

Despite massive advances in medicine, immunology, virology and technology, the new strain of coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2, causing the COVID-19 illness) is causing human...

Canada: Widespread Wet’suwet’en Solidarity Shakes Trudeau

By Chris Fofonoff, Socialist Alternative Canada Stop Press On Friday, February 21, Trudeau stated that “the...

The Auto Industry, Jobs and a Green Future

Christian Bunke, Martina Gergits, Philipp Chmel, Stefan Brandl, Brettros, SLP (ISA in Austria) The automobile industry, along with the...

Canada: Police Assault on Wet’suwet’en People

Attack shows Hypocrisy towards Indigenous Peoples Leslie Kemp, Socialist Alternative (ISA in Canada) Early on...

Australian Bushfires Lead to Anti-Government Protests

Based on reports by Socialist Action (CWI Australia) Demonstrations swept Australia in January as tens of thousands turned out...