GUEST POST

Elections: A Small Piece of Socialist Strategy

Real working class power is built through organization and disruption, not by support for bourgeois electoral candidates

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

MIDDLE EAST

Turkey’s Fragile Bonapartism

Barış Yıldırım
Foti Benlisoy

TRUMP PRESIDENCY

Death to Public Programs: Pro-Privatization Hawk to Head Medicaid

Tre Kwon
Shreya Mahajan

ARGENTINA

Solidarity Campaign With Zanon Under Worker Control

Zanon Strike Fund Committee

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A Few Words on Marxism and Identity Politics

Albert L. Terry, III

UNITED STATES

The Roots of Trumpism

A radical, right-wing, middle-class insurgency displaced the hegemonic capitalists in the Republican Party, at least temporarily.

Charlie Post

UNITED STATES

Trump: The Fall of the Neoliberal Narrative

Much has been written to absorb the conservative avalanche that turned so many states red in the November elections. Even the screenwriters of “House of Cards” could not have a big enough (...)

Claudia Cinatti

Mexico

10 Points to Understand the Gasolinazo Protests in Mexico

A rise in gas prices (gasolinazo), electricity bills and consumer prices has channeled popular discontent against Peña Nieto’s administration, sparking protests across the country.

Barbara Funes

IDEAS & DEBATES

The Working Class, the Left, and Right-Wing Populism

Diego Lotito
Josefina L. Martínez

The election of Donald Trump and the rise of the far right in Europe have rekindled the much-needed debate about the left’s relationship with the working class.

GUEST POST

The Green Party: A Washed-Out Strategy of the Left

William Lewis

MEXICO

Peña Nieto on the Tightrope

Óscar Fernández

Faced with scandals and oppositional mobilizations, the Peña Nieto administration is in a downward spiral. What hardships has Peña Nieto’s government faced in the past months?

IDEAS & DEBATES

On Internationalism: A Response to the Partido Obrero

Claudia Cinatti

#NoDAPL

Victory at Standing Rock

Robert Belano

The Lakota Sioux people have won a momentous victory in North Dakota: the Army Corps of Engineers declared it would not grant a permit to drill through their land.

DEBATES ON IMPERIALISM TODAY

Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin on the Foundations and Limits of US Power

Authors Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin debate with Left Voice columnist Esteban Mercatante on the limits of US hegemony.

Esteban Mercatante
Leo Panitch
Sam Gindin

MIDDLE EAST

The Geopolitics of the Civil War in Syria

The shifting alliances and the overlapping of multiple ethnic, religious, geopolitical and social conflicts that characterize the civil war in Syria seem to defy the basic premise of any war— the (...)

Claudia Cinatti

VIDEO

UNITED STATES

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Jan20 #ResistTrump Inauguration Protest

IDEAS & DEBATES

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David Harvey and Robert Brenner Discuss the Economy and Donald Trump

UNITED STATES

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VIDEO: Thousands Protest in NYC Against Trump

TRUMP

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VIDEO: Pussy Power at Trump Tower

ARGENTINA

5 Takeaways from the Huge Socialist Rally in Argentina

Tre Kwon

A soccer stadium in Buenos Aires, brimming with people: nothing to call home about. An arena packed with over 20,000 Trotskyists—combative rank-and-file unionists, LGBT activists, women organizing (...)

CUBA

Fidel, Che and Socialism in Cuba

With his characteristic lucidity, Ernesto “Che” Guevara highlighted in his article “Socialism and Man in Cuba” a series of problems related to the “transition to socialism” on the island.

Juan Dal Maso
Fernando Rosso

ECONOMY

The Robotics Revolution

The intimate story between productivity and investment. Clues to overcome technological optimists and pessimists. There are many theories to explain the phenomenon of the century: profit versus (...)

Paula Bach

WOMEN'S RIGHTS

Women’s Emancipation in Times of Global Crisis

The crisis of global capitalism reminds us that the rights oppressed people have obtained are not set in stone, but are subject to cuts imposed by bourgeois governments and international (...)

Andrea D’Atri
Laura Lif