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Letters – April 26, 2017 (addendum)

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(Editor’s note: Three letters were mistakenly omitted from yesterday’s letters column. The following should be considered as part of it.)   Stop it, Kat “Stop it, Koba. You’re making a fool of yourself. We all […]

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Letters – April 26, 2017

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Great things I joined this organization three years ago. I was the fourth member and the first outside of Iowa. I was co-opted onto the Central Committee and served a term before stepping down to […]

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Letters – April 20, 2017

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Response to Comrades Response to Comrade Moody: It is not our view that an administrative position that serves as the only executive within the party as chief administrator and the history of dominance in these roles means […]

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Letters – April 12, 2017

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Convention Notes I’d like to echo Grant G’s initial point in their letter titled “On Communication”, a special convention and its accompanying pre-convention period should not be the only time for us to openly hash […]

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Letters – April 5, 2017

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Motions In Motion Comrades Pierre, Simone, and Desbordes proposal to move for the call of a labor party (p14) is is both noble and perhaps necessary. There are a few things that must kept in mind as […]

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Letters – March 22, 2017

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Concerns regarding militia Comrades EB and DP have expressed concerns regarding the ‘Draft Program for the Democratic Republic’ and the section regarding the abolition of the standing army and replacement by a people’s militia. There […]


Letters – March 18, 2017

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Response to Foundation criticism On March 4th, 2017 a response to the Foundation Faction’s manifesto was published on the Red Party website. As the initial author of the first draft, I have probably the majority […]

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Letters – March 4, 2017

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Criticism I would like to, in a personal capacity, go over the Foundation Faction’s Manifesto and draw out some criticisms. “Some of our more recently-joined members have promoted a line against certain Party positions, most […]

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Letters – February 2017

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(Note: Since initial publication, this column has been edited to include a clarification letter – see “Response to Manifesto” below. -Ed.) On Convention Preparation The period before any conference is immensely important – formative ones […]

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Letters – January 2017

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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 […]