• In this Dossier: 1)  DC activists join multi-city “Free Lula!” protests today (August 13) — from Union City, the publication of the Metro Washington Council, AFL-CIO 2)   Free Lula! — Lula Candidate! — An Election Without Lula is Fraud!: Statement by PT Paraná State Executive Committee member Anisio Homem (distributed at the PT’s 15th National Convention on Aug. 4) 3)   “Defending Democracy in Brazil” – Complete July 26 Statement of the National Executive Council [...]
  • PRESENTATION Politicians from California and around the world will meet in San Francisco on September 12 to 14 for the Global Climate Action Summit. The GCAS website describes the goals of the Summit as follows: “It will be a moment to celebrate the extraordinary achievements of states, regions, cities, companies, investors and citizens with respect to climate action. It will also be a launchpad for deeper worldwide commitments and accelerated action from countries — supported by all [...]
  • By ALAN BENJAMIN On July 18, the International Socialist Organization posted to its website a contribution from ISO member Owen Hill about how socialist organizations should relate to the Democratic Party. The article, titled “What Kind of Break from the Democrats?” has been posted at: https://socialistworker.org/2018/07/17/what-kind-of-break-from-the-democrats A number of ISO members have forwarded this article widely, arguing, as one ISO member put it, that, “If you’re going to make [...]