Socialism & Labor

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  • War With Iran Would Be a Murderous Disaster
    by Noah Kulwin on May 18, 2019 at 12:21 pm

    The drums for war against Iraq began beating in 2002 to the cadence of “credible” intelligence reports. These reports had been solicited by George W. Bush’s administration in support of two essential objectives: tying al-Qaeda to the Iraqi government, and proving that Saddam Hussein was resuscitating the nuclear program he had promised to kill off. […]

  • The Long Arab Spring
    by Gilbert Achcar on May 18, 2019 at 12:19 pm

    After years of counterrevolution and bloodshed, the Middle East began to see some glimmers of hope last month. In Algeria and Sudan, mass demonstrations emerged to challenge the autocratic regimes of presidents Abdelaziz Bouteflika and Omar al-Bashir, respectively. And in that respect, both have been successful: both leaders have been removed, their decades-long rules at […]

  • Taking our final steps
    by International Socialist Organization on April 19, 2019 at 5:00 am

    From the ISO Members of the leadership team responsible for carrying out the decisions made by current and recently resigned ISO members in voting to dissolve the organization in late March report on the outcome of this process. IN LATE March, current and recently resigned members of the International Socialist Organization took the highly unusual step of voting to dissolve the organization. This decision was guided by […]

  • Open letter to some ex-leaders of the ISO
    by Tess Carter on April 11, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Tess Carter In light of the revelation of a sexual assault accusation that was grossly mishandled by once-leading members of the organization, Tess Carter reassesses her own experience as a survivor of abuse committed by an ex-ISO member. I AM a survivor of sexual and emotional abuse that I believe was facilitated by the culture you helped to create in the International Socialist Organization. It took all of about 30 […]