Socialism & Labor

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  • What the US Sanctions Against Venezuela Have Wrought
    by Rebecca Hanson on September 22, 2019 at 3:54 pm

    In early August, the Trump administration ramped up economic sanctions on Venezuela, freezing foreign assets and blocking companies from doing business with the Maduro government. As was to be expected, the executive order was accompanied by grandstanding by members of the Trump administration who argued that the move would “accelerate a peaceful democratic transition.” These […]

  • The Day After Macri’s Downfall
    by Martín Mosquera on September 22, 2019 at 12:54 pm

    The thumping electoral defeat of neoliberal president Mauricio Macri is a major political event that marks the opening of a whole new situation in Argentina. By voting overwhelmingly for the Peronist candidate Alberto Fernández in the August primaries, the country’s popular classes discovered a way to censure the governing right-wing coalition and express their wholesale […]

  • 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 […]