Never Another Trump: Why We Need a Working Class Party

Working people in the U.S. are facing a crisis of massive proportions. Decades of neoliberal attacks on unions and the gains of...

SA In Action

Kshama Solidarity Campaign: Fighting Back Against Right-Wing Recall

Big business and the right wing are furious about the impact of socialist politics in Seattle and are going all-out to try...

Stop the Station and End Gentrification: Defund the Pittsburgh Police to Fund Housing!

Pittsburgh became a major flashpoint in the Black Lives Matter movement two years ago after the police murder of unarmed teenager Antwon...

NYC Tenants Fight Evictions on All Fronts: Interview

We interviewed Elin Miller, a tenants rights activist in New York City with the FullTime Tenants' Union and member of Socialist Alternative.

Socialist Alternative In New Areas: Building in the South

Capitalism’s crises are worsening everywhere, and as working class people look for genuine solutions, many are turning to socialist ideas. Socialist Alternative...

Why 2020 Is The Year To Join Socialist Alternative

2020 has been a nightmare of a year. The year kicked off on an apocalyptic note with the Australian wildfires and the...

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Justice for Walter Wallace Jr.

On Monday, the Philadelphia police shot and killed Walter Wallace Jr., a Black man with a history of mental illness. After a...

Texas Republicans Close Ballot Drop Boxes and Force In-Person Voting Amidst Pandemic

UPDATE ON 11/1: Since the publishing of this article, further attacks from conservatives and Republicans in Texas have further jeopardized hundreds of...

Racist Voter Suppression in Florida Foreshadows Chaotic Election Results

As we head into a contentious presidential election, Florida finds itself in a decisive position in the electoral landscape. If Trump is...

Stop the Station and End Gentrification: Defund the Pittsburgh Police to Fund Housing!

Pittsburgh became a major flashpoint in the Black Lives Matter movement two years ago after the police murder of unarmed teenager Antwon...

No More Names: Winning a World Free of Transphobic Violence

For transgender and genderqueer people, November 20 is a day of grief – a day that we honor the memory of trans...

Scandal in International Institutions: Sex for Jobs, Food, Land

How neo-colonial capitalism underscores abuse by imperialist institutions Rose Lichtenstein, Workers and Socialist Party (ISA in South Africa)

Amy Coney Barrett is Confirmed: How Do We Fight Trump’s Reactionary Supreme Court?

On Monday, the Senate approved Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court by a vote of 52-48, creating the most conservative court...

Poland: Mass Movement in Defense of Abortion Rights

Covid Can’t Stop Mass Anger! Paweł Nowak, Alternatywa Socjalistyczna (ISA in Poland) Following last Thursday’s...

We Have to Fight for a Workers Recovery

In a crisis, the ruling class tends to sugarcoat the real economic situation. Politicians and mainstream media outlets are searching for any...

Southern Europe: New Economic Crisis, Old Structural Causes

Fighting Left Alternative Desperately Needed Vladimir Bortun, Nikos Anastasiadis, Athina Kariati, Jonas Von Vossole, Guiliano Brunetti

Argentina: Vultures Celebrate Foreign Debt Agreement

After months of negotiations and ever-increasing concessions by the government of Alberto Fernández, finally on Tuesday, August 4, an agreement with the...

FDR and the Limits of the New Deal

In the course of the past five years, there has been an enormous shift in political discourse in the U.S. on the...

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.

Isolation, Stress, and Poverty: Capitalism and Our Declining Mental Health

Millions and millions of ordinary people are experiencing a tornado of escalating crises: from COVID-19, social isolation, unemployment and evictions, to the...

New York City’s Authorities Botch School Reopening

Tax the Rich and Wall Street to Provide Necessary Resources K-12 schools are reopening across Europe and Donald Trump...

Educators and Parents Must Unite For Safe Reopening and Fully Funded Schools

Educators and families fundamentally want the same thing out of our public education system: students to be safe and to succeed in...

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...

Smoke Fills Skies as Climate Crisis Goes Unchecked

Photos of an eerie, dark orange sky covering Oakland, San Francisco, and other Bay Area cities circulated the internet earlier this month,...

The New Climate Normal: Capitalism is Killing the Planet

In almost every metric to measure extreme weather, the Earth is breaking record after record, from the hottest heat waves to the...

Climate Change: The Devastating Prospects of Increasing Prolonged Droughts

The Urgent Need for System Change Capitalism is disrupting the existing water cycle through global warming all the...

California Wildfires: A Socialist Perspective

Remembering one’s experience of a wildfire is like assembling a series of fragments from a broken picture: Startled awake at 3am to...

Over 1,500 Socialists Participate in International Virtual Marxist University

From July 18-25, over 1,500 activists from 34 countries attended International Socialist Alternative’s (ISA) first ever “Virtual Marxist University.” Socialist Alternative is...

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...