Die LINKE: How Left is Germany’s Left Party?
Seen from a distance, Die LINKE might seem pretty cool: A party that opposes war, capitalism, and all border controls gets up to 10 percent in national elections. But it is also a government party, and has applied racist and neoliberal policies since its founding. What would Rosa Luxemburg say?
Nathaniel FlakinApril 6, 2021
Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party Suspension: What it Means for the Left
Jeremy Corbyn was suspended from the Labour Party on Thursday because of his reaction to a report about antisemitism in the Labour Party. But the truth of the matter is that this is part of a larger attack on both Corbyn and the pro-Palestine Left which also reveals the failures of Corbyn’s strategy of reforming the Labour Party.
Ezra BrainOctober 30, 2020
The Rulers Have Two Parties: We Need a Socialist Party of Our Own
DSA member Chris Manno explains the need for an independent socialist party.
Chris MannoAugust 28, 2020
13 Million Visits to Our International Network of Revolutionary Socialist Online Newspapers
In the month of April, our 14 online newspapers received a total of almost 13 million page views. This was the most successful month in the five-year history of the Left Voice / La Izquierda Diario network.
Left VoiceMay 3, 2020
Ten Years After Its Founding, the Time Has Come for the NPA to Launch a Revolutionary Party
The leadership of the New Anticapitalist Party (NPA) in France met on September 28–29. The militants of the Revolutionary Communist Current (CCR), who publish the website Révolution Permanente, submitted the following motion. In the situation opened by the Yellow Vests, the time has come to launch a mass revolutionary party. While the text was not adopted, we will continue to defend this line.
Révolution PermanenteOctober 12, 2019
The Struggle Continues: From the ISO to Central Ohio Revolutionary Socialists
A new communist collective, Central Ohio Revolutionary Socialists (CORS), is nearing its official launch. The nucleus of this organization was the Columbus branch of the International Socialist Organization (ISO). An organizer who spent five years as a member of the ISO recaps the final weeks of the ISO and distills some of the lessons which have informed their trajectory as an independent organization.
Coco SmythJuly 12, 2019
The Labor Movement is Dead. Long Live the Labor Movement
Kim Moody’s latest book, On New Terrain, analyzes the current economic and political landscape as well as its present history and draws conclusions about the future of socialist organizing.
James Dennis HoffMarch 1, 2018
The Women’s Movement in Turkey
Ecehan Balta of the socialist collective Başlangıç Kolektifi speaks about socialism, the women’s movement and the International Women’s Strike.
Amelia RoblesFebruary 28, 2018
Harnessing Anti-Trumpism for More Strategic Resistance
Now that Trump’s first SOTU address has come and gone, we’ve hit a milestone for reflection on the ways that mobilization has and hasn’t happened.
Lily CichanowiczFebruary 3, 2018
DSA Votes for BDS, Reparations, and Out of the Socialist International
A brief run-down on events at the DSA National Convention.
Juan Cruz FerreAugust 5, 2017