Socialism & Labor

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  • The Worst Environmentalists in the World
    by Liza Featherstone on July 18, 2019 at 2:29 pm

    On Saturday, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) withdrew its support for a climate debate among Democratic primary candidates, the result of a strange little media kerfuffle. One of the event’s cosponsors, the New Republic (full disclosure: I am at present writing for TNR), had published an article on Democratic primary candidate Pete Buttigieg that […]

  • Brazil’s Deflategate
    by Ben Burgis on July 18, 2019 at 1:18 pm

    Bernie Sanders has called for Lula da Silva, Brazil’s former president, to be released from prison. If you haven’t been following events there, here’s the short version: The center-left Brazilian Workers Party (PT) lifted millions of people out of poverty. PT leader Lula served the two consecutive terms he was allowed under Brazil’s Constitution and […]


  • 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 […]