The Argentine Church

Thou Shalt Not Abuse: The Commandment Denied by the Church of Pope Francis

The documentary "Thou Shall Not Abuse ..." addresses the abuse scandals of Catholic priests as well as the system used to conceal the abuse created and implemented by the Vatican throughout the (...)

RUSSIAN REVOLUTION MAGAZINE

Permanent Revolution in 1917 Russia and Today

Juan Cruz Ferre

Germany

Student-workers go on strike in Berlin

Wladek Flakin

FRANCE

For a Working-class, Revolutionary New Anticapitalist Party (NPA)

Révolution Permanente

BRAZIL

São Paulo Subway Workers on Strike

The Sigh of the Oppressed in Iran

Protesters in Iran express outrage at economic conditions, a testament to a failed domestic agenda of neoliberalism and privatization.

Mohammad Tootkaboni

MIDDLE EAST

“We Won’t Participate in the Occupation”: The Israeli Army’s Conscientious Objectors

Sixty-three young people signed a letter stating that they refuse to serve in the military. They denounce the Israeli army as an occupying force.

NURSE NOTES

Sexist Shaming Makes A ‘Good Nurse’

A nurse talks about vile encounters with managers and sexist norms on the job.

Kyu Nam

LABOR MOVEMENT

Victory! Hilton Workers in Stamford, CT Vote “Yes,” Form Union

William Lewis
Ernie Gotta

Workers at the Hilton Stamford Hotel voted overwhelmingly today in favor of forming a union. With 110 for and only five against, it was a great victory for workers power and a better future for (...)

IDEAS & DEBATES

Blanqui and the Communist Enlightenment

Doug Greene

UNITED STATES

This is Class War. Time to Act Like It

Tatiana Cozzarelli
Luigi Morris

The Trump tax plan is an unprecedented attack on working class people. We must organize against the tax cuts for billionaires using working class tactics.

NURSE NOTES

Barely Swimming: Systemic Burdens that Ravage Nurses

Kyu Nam

IDEAS & DEBATES

District Attorney: No Role For a Socialist

Francesca Gomes

ARGENTINA

Anti-Capitalist Left Shows Strength in Argentina’s Elections

Robert Belano

On Sunday, Argentinians went to the polls for the second and final round of midterm elections. While the mainstream media celebrated the success of President Mauricio Macri's right-wing Cambiemos (...)

MIDDLE EAST

Shifting Relations Between Turkey and the U.S. and the State of the Turkish Left

Left Voice recently spoke with Foti Benlisoy of Başlangıç Dergisi, a socialist organization in Turkey, to discuss the political context and a changing dynamic between Turkey and the U.S. in the wake (...)

Foti Benlisoy

RUSSIAN REVOLUTION

The Decriminalization of ‘Homosexuality’ in the USSR: a Milestone in the History of Sexual Liberation

A brief history of the decriminalization of homosexual behavior in the USSR.

Rodrigo López
Pablo Herón

RUSSIAN REVOLUTION MAGAZINE

What Can We Learn from the Bolsheviks’ Policy Toward Muslims?

The early Soviet Republic adopted more progressive policies toward Muslims than most Western “democracies” a century later. The following article examines the ways in which the Bolsheviks sought to (...)

Robert Belano

RUSSIAN REVOLUTION

Five Myths About the Russian Revolution Debunked

Although the idea of socialism is growing in popularity, myths about the Russian Revolution persist.

Seiji Seron

Gender

WOMEN'S MOVEMENT

Women on Strike: Reclaiming Socialism for International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day (previously known as International Working Women’s Day) was created by socialists to commemorate the women garment workers’ strike in 1908. These two aspects of March 8 — (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

VIDEO

LABOR MOVEMENT

Play

Workers Fight for Union Jobs at Hudson Yards

PALESTINE

Play

VIDEO: Free Ahed Tamimi

LABOR MOVEMENT

Play

Workers at the Stamford Hilton Hotel are Fighting for a Union

AFRICA

Play

Labor Movement and the Left in South Africa

IDEAS AND DEBATES

From Social Democracy to World War

Jimena Vergara

In his NYT op-ed, Jacobin's Bhaskar Sunkara makes a key omission— ignoring the important experience of workers' democracy created by the soviets and the Left Opposition's struggle against (...)

STATEMENT OF THE TROTSKYIST FRACTION – FOURTH INTERNATIONAL

Support the Rebellion of the Catalan People and Their Right to Self-Determination

For an independent and socialist Catalan Republic. For a free Federation of Iberian Socialist Republics.

Trotskyist Fraction - Fourth International

IDEAS & DEBATES

The Party We Need: A Revolutionary Socialist Party

Thousands of people have become politically active in the past year, galvanized by the Bernie Sanders campaign and now joining organizations on the left, such as the Democratic Socialists of (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

EDITORIAL

The Russian Revolution and the Real Movement of History

Revolution is necessary as long as there is class conflict.

Sonja Krieger

Meade en Cancún: un viernes en el paraíso… de la soledad

El punto de reunión más importante de Cancún fue mudo testigo de un escuálido mitin del candidato priista. Hasta la bandera del asta principal de la (...)

Cierre parcial del gobierno estadounidense: no se llegó a consenso en el senado

Otro punto de crisis para Trump, justo en el primer aniversario de su administración. El partido demócrata, con 47 senadores, hace sentir su peso (...)

Damnificados del S19: "Mancera, entiende, el ’multi’ no se vende"

A cuatro meses del sismo del 19 de septiembre los damnificados organizaron una protesta ante el Antiguo Palacio del Ayuntamiento, sede del (...)

Un día como hoy nació el "hijo del pueblo"

Era el 19 de enero de 1926 cuando el pueblo de Dolores vio nacer a uno de los compositores y cantantes más famosos de México y el mundo: José (...)