Labor

Fight for $15: Conflict of Interest

September 11, 2014 admin 1

Thursday, September 4th saw the largest fast food workers’ concerted action in U.S. history, with workers in 150 cities walking off the job – around 400 of whom were arrested for civil disobedience, mainly blocking […]

The Left

Socialist Electoral Conference Talks Tactics

August 9, 2014 admin 0

Fifteen people, myself included, attended the Socialist Electoral Alliance’s first national videoconference on August 6th. The SEA is an initiative of the Campaign for a United Socialist Party (CUSP), although the relationship between the two […]

The Left

Socialists for Office: Falling Short

June 9, 2014 Gabriel Pierre 0

Since her election to the Seattle city council late last year, Socialist Alternative’s Kshama Sawant has picked up a certain fame extending beyond the usual suspects of left-wing activists. She’s been profiled by some of […]

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USA

Socialists for City Council: A Comparison

August 7, 2013 admin 0

As I write these lines, the news is coming in that Kshama Sawant, candidate of the U.S. left-wing organization Socialist Alternative, has placed second in the primary election for a contested seat on the Seattle […]