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On June 29, 2018, Portland State University (PSU) police officers Shawn McKenzie and James Dewey shot and killed Jason Washington, a 45-year-old black man, U.S. Postal Service worker, and U.S. Navy Veteran, who tried to...

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Interview with Ahmed Ali Al-Qidani, on behalf of the Total Gas Labour Union of Yemen The interview below describes the conditions surrounding the recent decision, by over a hundred workers in Yemen, to set up...

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After the historic West Virginia teachers strike that lasted nine days won a 5% raise for all public employees and a freeze to cuts in their health care, the teacher uprising has spread to Oklahoma,...

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On October 3, 2016, the Polish government’s attempt at a total ban on abortion provoked a “women’s strike” with up to 120,000 demonstrators in the streets of Polish cities. This event inspired women’s rights activists...

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We argue that the key to defeating Trump’s agenda is building independent politics on the local and national level. Ginger Jentzen stands a fighting chance to win a City Council seat in Minneapolis and Kshama...

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Ryan Timlin, a member of Socialist Alternative and longtime labor activist, is running for president of Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 1005, representing Transit Workers in Minneapolis. After we went to press, it became clear that Timlin is running unopposed...

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A Conversation Between Two Southerners My name is Emily McArthur, I’m an organizer with Socialist Alternative in Seattle, but I grew up in Virginia. So when Charlottesville, Virginia made the news last week for being...

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This podcast episode is in the form of 2 parts. Part 1: What happened in 1917 in Russia and what can we learn from it today? Part 2: Why did this break from capitalism happen in...

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Ramp workers at Delta Airlines are organizing to get a union under the guidance of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) union. Last year Delta recorded a profit of $4.4 billion, almost...

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Vote Ginger Jentzen interviewed by The Young Turks at The People’s Summit talking about independent socialist politics! “We cannot possibly serve two bosses as elected representatives. You cannot serve the interests of big business at...

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