• 12 2017 April

    Podcast: Trump Can Be Defeated – Here’s How!

    New Feature: Socialism Today Podcast Socialism Today is a new podcast by Socialist Alternative – our first episode discusses what strategies we need to fight against Trump’s agenda. To support this podcast, please donate at www.SocialistAlternative.org/donate...

  • 08 2017 April

    U.S. Attacks Syria: No Support for Trump or Assad! For Workers’ Unity!

    Working people in the U.S. and around the world were understandably horrified by the images of children dying from Sarin gas in Idlib, Syria. It is only the latest barbaric act in a civil war...

  • 01 2017 April

    Minneapolis Elections: Big Business and DFL Establishment Join Forces

    Don’t Let Corporate Cash Buy this Election! Low-wage workers have organized for two years to force $15 an hour to the center of Minneapolis’ 2017 elections. Today, I’m excited to see a growing list of...

  • 26 2017 March

    Trump Declares War on the Environment

    2016 marked the hottest year on record following the three consecutive year streak of hottest years. Ice caps are melting at faster rates and super storms, earthquakes, and ecosystem destruction are becoming the norm. Scientists...

  • 24 2017 March

    Scientists Fight Back – March for Science

    April 22 is Earth Day, an international holiday dedicated to the environment. This year, Earth Day is kicking off an “Earth Week” culminating in the People’s Climate March on April 29. And, on Earth Day...

Features

A damaged Trump administration continues to hunt for a way forward from the series of humiliating defeats it has suffered in its first months in power. These setbacks, and in particular the collapse of Republican...

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In the last two months, millions have made it clear they are prepared to stand up and fight back against a president they do not see as legitimate. The key question being asked by progressive...

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Trump vowed he would bring good jobs back to the U.S. Perhaps more than any other part of his campaign, this cynical promise tapped into the real anger and desperation felt by millions of working...

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U.S. Perspectives Update: The Trump Regime and the Developing Rebellion Drafted by Tom Crean and Philip Locker, 2/13/17 Unanimously approved at the February National Committee Since this document was drafted the Trump regime has become...

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#ResistTrump

A damaged Trump administration continues to hunt for a way forward from the series of humiliating defeats it has suffered in its first months in power. These setbacks, and in particular the collapse of Republican...

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Socialist Alternative in Action

Since the inauguration of Donald Trump, there has been growing interest in socialist ideas; this is evidenced by the increase in membership of organizations like Socialist Alternative (SA). Because of this, Ohio branches of Socialist...

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Immigrant Rights

Thursday April 13, 50 people rallied outside of the Northwest Detention Center in support of hundreds prisoners inside on hunger strike. Since then they have continued to hold daily rallies outside, receiving calls from those...

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Fighting Racism

The Dark World of Trump’s America Today, we have a naked expression of authoritarianism, hate, bigotry, and racism in the form of Donald Trump in the White House. He reiterated his “law and order” agenda...

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Environment

How to feed the world? That is a question that capitalism has never been able to solve, with one-third of the world’s total population suffering malnutrition. Even in the economically advanced capitalist countries growing numbers...

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Youth & Students

Students have played a critical role in the developing anti-Trump movement. From the women’s marches to the airport occupations, we have been front and center in the fight against Trump’s attacks. With the growing burden...

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Women's Rights

Christine Thomas, first published (extracts) in Socialism Today (March 2003), monthly magazine of the Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales), and fully online at http://www.socialismtoday.org/73/kollontai.html. As a new generation of women move into struggle, Christine...

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World Events

The result of the first round of the presidential election in France has shown a massive rejection of the established parties and what they represent. It marks a watershed in France’s politics and opens up...

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Videos

This video features a discussion about the way forward for the socialist movement with Philip Locker and Bhaskar Sunkara. Philip Locker is the National Secretary of Socialist Alternative. Bhaskar Sunkara is the editor of Jacobin...

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Fight for 15

“You need to ask yourself whose interests you’re serving,” she told council members. “The fact that Cleveland is the poorest city in America answers that question. … The proverbial pigs at the troughs got too...

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Workers' Movement

Momentum Grows for May Day Strikes and Protests Millions have protested since Trump’s inauguration, yet the Billionaire in Chief has relentlessly pursued his racist, sexist, anti-working class agenda. Now his latest budget and health care...

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LGBTQ Rights

Transgender people have made major strides in visibility and won important victories in recent years. Nevertheless, trans people continue to struggle with hate-based violence, economic marginalization, and social exclusion. The stakes have been raised further...

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Culture

Lively prologue to events which changed the world When the February revolution broke out in Russia in 1917 and the Tsar was overthrown, Vladimir Lenin was living in exile in Switzerland. Given his implacable opposition to the...

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History

On 12 April 1927, a bloody military coup turned the tide on the Chinese Revolution Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info Ninety years ago the Chinese working class and its young Communist Party (CCP) suffered a terrible defeat in...

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Economy

Trump vowed he would bring good jobs back to the U.S. Perhaps more than any other part of his campaign, this cynical promise tapped into the real anger and desperation felt by millions of working...

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