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Toward Building Tomorrow: Expertise and Dual Power

February 6, 2017 admin 0

Revolutionary socialist parties, whether they be classed-based or driven by other means of alignment, have often had trouble functioning in the parliamentary and Anglo-American context if they also engaged in dual power strategies. The reasons […]

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Letters – January 2017

January 21, 2017 admin 0

Heavens to Betsy Betsy DeVos, the Trump Administration’s incoming education secretary, has had her confirmation hearing pushed back a week – to January 31 – after a less than satisfying Senate inquiry in which she […]

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To be Determined

January 18, 2017 admin 0

The struggle against national oppression has always been a thorny issue for Marxists. Our movement is founded on the idea that the proletariat is an international class and that proletarians in every country have a […]

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Revolutionary Leadership, not Apathy

December 29, 2016 admin 0

Many revolutionaries rightly recognize that the labor movement is weak and decimated. Unions are under siege, losing their last strongholds to the forces of capital one by one. This requires us to address difficult questions […]

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Letters – December 2016

December 23, 2016 admin 0

Public-private science Neil DeGrasse Tyson’s work is a breath of fresh air for anyone concerned with the widespread anti-science attitudes in society, particularly as we face real-time consequences of pseudoscience virality. Neil works tirelessly to […]

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Beyond Bourgeois Nationalism

December 17, 2016 admin 0

Within the Red Party and the Left in general, national liberation has been a major point of debate. National Liberation has been a very important part of the Left’s praxis as it featured prominently the […]

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Letters – November 2016

November 16, 2016 admin 0

Relax. Unite. So now that Trump has been elected, I noticed varying degrees of shock and horror, particularly from comrades who claimed “it doesn’t matter who wins”. The current state of the American left is […]

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Neither Class nor Color-Blind

November 14, 2016 admin 0

At the 2016 National Convention of the Red Party, we elected to expand an existing policy of self-determination to include all of America’s Pacific holdings and clarify the status of Native American reservations as nations […]

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Independent Workers’ Government and Program

November 13, 2016 admin 0

The working class needs political representation capable of forming an independent (non-class collaborationist) government. This government could be a one-party state, or a ‘worker’s government’ of multiple worker’s parties, but the point is it must […]

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Letters, October 2016

October 15, 2016 admin 0

Cage and Culture The impact of Luke Cage, the newest installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe which debuted on Netflix September 30th, gives us a glimpse of the huge potential for liberation politics in pop […]