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“Coincident with the 200th anniversary of Karl Marx’s birth, socialism is making a comeback in American political discourse.” This is the opening sentence of an October 23, 2018 72-page paper produced by the “Council of...

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In California over the course of the last month, 19,000 nurses working at facilities owned by medical giant Kaiser Permanente won a significant victory. Their new contract includes several important new provisions demanded by the...

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Donald Trump and the Republicans’ “health care” bill is a vicious attack on women, the elderly, the poor, the sick, the disabled, and children. If passed, it will rip Medicaid health insurance away from 22...

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We live in a world of escalating inequality, not just in income, but increasingly in housing, education, and health care. The rich get more, while the poor live on the leftovers. Last year, eight billionaires...

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Statement from Socialist Alternative Organizers: Mass Mobilization Strategy Needed to Pressure Establishment “We’re protesting Simcha Felder’s role in blocking the passage of the NY Health Act. The political establishment of New York had an opportunity...

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Socialist Alternative publishes the following leaflet and petition calling for Medicare for All. Leaflet PDF Petition PDF Text of leaflet follows. Defeat and Replace Trumpcare Fight for Medicare for All On May 4, Trumpcare was...

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If truth is the first casualty of war then the battle to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), widely known by its nickname, “Obamacare,” is no exception. Candidate Trump promised to repeal Obamacare and replace...

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The defeat of Trumpcare was a devastating blow to the Republicans who have been on an anti-Obamacare tirade the past seven years, promising to repeal it as soon as the opportunity presented itself. The Trump...

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Single-payer health care, according to presidential candidate Hillary Clinton “will never, ever come to pass.” With that sort of wet blanket approach during campaign season, it’s no wonder Sanders’ support has surged. But it’s what...

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An enthusiastic crowd packed Seattle's Spinnaker Bay Brewery to watch the fourth Democratic Debate. The audience almost unanimously supported Bernie Sanders, breaking into applause for him throughout the evening....

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