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“Freedom only comes through persistent revolt, through persistent agitation, through persistently rising up against the system of evil.” – Martin Luther King, Jr Over five thousand people took to the streets for Seattle’s 35th annual...

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The lead contamination in Flint’s drinking water has devastated working people who have not only been forced to drink and bathe in toxic water, but have been forced to pay for it too....

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Let’s Build the Fightback in 2017 Dear fellow activists, We are at the end of an incredible year of upheavals. A right-wing anti-worker bigot has been elected President. Donald Trump’s cabinet is a who’s who...

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Housing activists in Seattle, organized into the Coalition to Build 1,000 Homes, scored a major victory, winning $29 million for affordable housing in the 2017-2018 budget. They pushed through a final unanimous vote in the...

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Socialist Students is calling on students everywhere to walk out of classes on January 20, Trump’s Inauguration Day. Mass protests and disruptions on his first day in office will begin the process of building a...

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An excellent and inspiring six-day meeting of the International Executive Committee (IEC) of the Committee for a Workers International (CWI) ended on December 3. (See documents below) Attending were 90 CWI members and co-thinkers from...

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On December 12, after nearly a half year of struggle by Washington CAN and tenants’ rights advocates, the Seattle City Council passed Kshama Sawant’s landmark move-in fees legislation. Socialist Alternative member Sawant’s remarks to the...

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Build for Mass Protests and Student Walkouts on Trump’s Inauguration, January 20 & 21 Sisters and Brothers, To force through their right-wing agenda, Trump and his backers are counting on us to succumb to fear,...

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On Monday November 14th, thousands of Seattle students partook in a citywide walkout that was called to protest Trump’s racism, sexism, misogyny, and outright bigotry. Several schools including: Garfield, Franklin, West Seattle, Center School, and...

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Donald Trump’s shocking victory was met with a mixture of anger, confusion, and very real fear among ordinary people in the U.S. and around the world. Millions asked, how could Trump win? And further, what...

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