From As anti-abortion fanatics step up their war on clinics, pro-choice activists will have to get organized, writes clinic defender and abortion provider Michelle Farber. September 21, 2017 ANTI-ABORTION demonstrators invaded three clinics around the country on September 15, physically forcing their way in and refusing to leave in a […]

The right is storming women’s clinics

From Leela Yellesetty explains why the abysmal conditions endured by airline passengers and workers alike have everything to do with the bosses’ bottom line. August 10, 2017 DURING HIS brief but memorable tenure as White House communications director, Anthony “The Mooch” Scaramucci attempted to explain Trump’s vision for health care […]

Capitalism doesn’t give a flying f*#k

From The debates about caste and class in India go back many decades, but they remain relevant today, writes Steve Leigh in a review of a new book by Arundhati Roy. June 19, 2017 IN THE Doctor and the Saint, writer and political activist Arundhati Roy invites readers to […]

The question of caste

Activist and artist Nikkita Oliver of the People's Party in Seattle
The International Soicalist Organization is proud to say that we are endorsing Nikkita Oliver for Mayor of Seattle!  Find out more about the campaign at the Seattle People’s Party website and volunteer to help the campaign or make a donation.     From Challenging Seattle’s broken system June 15, […]

Vote Nikkita Oliver for Mayor of Seattle!

From In the latest installment of our User’s Guide to Marxism series, Leela Yellesetty explains why exploitation is the secret behind the inequality built into capitalism. June 14, 2017 RECENT ARTICLES in the New York Times and elsewhere have highlighted the spread of so-called “noncompete clauses” in employment contracts. […]

How free is “free” labor?

Originally published at Socialist Worker: Leela Yellesetty reports on a recent emergency at the Hanford Nuclear Site and the history of malign neglect that endangers every worker in the area. May 15, 2017 THE HANFORD Nuclear Site in eastern Washington–once called “the most toxic place in America”–declared an emergency after […]

Paying for Hanford’s toxic legacy