Registration is open for Socialism 2018: Another World is Necessary. Socialism 2018 is a four-day conference bringing together hundreds of socialists and radical activists from around the country to take part in discussions about Marxism, working-class history, and the debates and strategies for organizing today. If you are interested in […]

Socialism 2018: Another World Is Necessary

From After only seven days on strike, Seattle school bus drivers, represented by Teamsters Local 174, won a new contract with First Student that achieved two of workers’ main demands, health care and pensions. Most of the more than 400 Seattle school bus drivers were present for the vote on […]

Fed up with disrespect

From Peter Ruhm reports on a protest against the far right at the University of Washington. February 21, 2018 ON FEBRUARY 10, the far-right organization Patriot Prayer joined College Republicans and other alt-right racists for a 100-strong rally at Red Square on the University of Washington (UW) campus. But the […]

UW students challenge Patriot Prayer in Seattle

From Steve Leigh reports on a Teamsters strike against a wealthy multinational corporation that’s refusing to provide health care or pensions to its workers. February 6, 2018 SHOULD A profitable multinational corporation provide health care and pensions to its employees? These are the main issues of an Unfair Labor Practices […]

Seattle school bus drivers take on a bully

From Michelle Farber describes the organizing that brought out a large crowd to defend a Seattle clinic–and the political arguments that were needed to make sure it happened. January 17, 2018 SOME 80 activists in Seattle donned pink T-shirts and hats on January 13, and went out to defend the Madison […]

Finding our voices in defense of clinics

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