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Attacks on Trans Rights Escalate: Arkansas Bans Gender-Affirming Care for Trans Youth

By March 31, International Trans Day of Visibility, the state of Arkansas had introduced four major bills targeting the rights of transgender...

How to Organize at Amazon: An Intro Guide for Workers

The union drive at BHM1, Amazon’s fulfillment center in Bessemer, Alabama, is inspiring Amazon workers nationwide. Maybe you work at Amazon and...

Biden’s “New Normal”

The outlook for average Americans was indescribably bleak in December and January, with several thousand dying on a daily basis as COVID-19...

Ready for a Rebound? Despite Growth Projections, World Economy Deeply Unstable

Tom Crean The devastation caused by the pandemic-triggered global downturn in 2020 is hard to overstate. It was the...

Myanmar’s Spring Revolution: How to Overthrow the Military Junta?

Geert Cool, PSL/LSP (ISA in Belgium) After more than two months of massive resistance to the military coup in...

Amazon Cheats in Bessemer – Key Lessons for the Fight to #UnionizeAmazon

Socialist Alternative has been on the ground in Bessemer for a number of weeks helping build the BAmazon struggle. The below article...

Trouble in the Suez

On the morning of March 23rd, a fully loaded golden-class container ship, the “Ever Given” managed to get itself stuck in the...

Union Busting is Disgusting: National Solidarity Actions with BAmazon Union

For months, Amazon workers in Bessemer have been tirelessly organizing a union to fight for safer and fairer working conditions and better...

Border Crisis: Detentions, Deportations, and Exploitation Continue Under Biden

On his first day in office, Biden signed seventeen executive orders, including a handful related to immigration. While many activists and civil...

Kshama’s Speech to Solidarity Rally: All Out To Defend Kshama Sawant!

Last Thursday, the Washington State Supreme Court gave the green light to the billionaire-backed, right-wing recall campaign against Kshama Sawant, Seattle’s socialist...

Amazon Looks to Courts to Defeat Bessemer Union

As we post on April 5, Jeff Bezos and thousands of Bessemer-based Amazon workers wait with bated breath as the results of...

Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Not Enough: Climate Crisis Demands Bold and Immediate Action

While we may be coming out of a devastating economic and health crisis, unfortunately an even bigger crisis looms. The International Panel...

Warehouse Workers Fight Back – Unionize Amazon Everywhere!

The union drive at the Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama is one of the most significant events in the labor movement in...

Winning the PRO Act

Justin Harrison is a member of CWA Local 13000, writing in personal capacity. On March 9, the House passed...

Book Review: Winning The Green New Deal

“Young people have got to rise up. That’s it. That’s the message.” These are the opening lines of the Sunrise Movement book...

The State of Black America Today: Reparations, Capitalist Crisis, and the Path to Black...

Eljeer Hawkins and Eric Jenkins are Socialist Alternative members and members of the Democratic Socialists of America. The...

The Bitter Legacy of Margaret Thatcher

Mike Forster is a member of Socialist Alternative — ISA in England, Wales and Scotland Thirty years ago, on November...

COVID In New York Prisons – One More Reason for Cuomo to Resign

Andrew Cuomo, governor of New York for more than a decade and son of three-term governor Mario Cuomo, is no stranger to...

Why Alabama Should Tax Amazon

How far away 2018 seems today. That year, the Amazon HQ2 sweepstakes was in full gear as cities and states offered Amazon...

Amazon Plays Dirty in Bessemer Union Drive: Mass Solidarity Needed

Everyone knew that Amazon would fight the union drive in one of its fulfillment centers in Bessemer, Alabama. But the company’s union-busting...