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Defund Means Cut Their Budget

Abolition activist Jasson Perez talks to Partisan about the origins and demands of Chicago’s Defund the Police campaign and the semantics of #Defund.

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Interview with Peter Cole

Author of Ben Fletcher: The Life and Times of a Black Wobbly

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Excerpts from Everyday Ruptures: Putting Basebuilding on a Revolutionary Path

With a special foreword ‘Building the Road of Rupture’

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Value, Labor-Power, and You

A summary of Marx’s Law of Value and its implications for your everyday life under capitalism.

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Strategic Questions for 2021: An Introduction

After a year of major political events in the US — most notably the pandemic, Bernie’s loss, Biden’s victory, and the George Floyd rebellion — the strategic terrain in this country has shifted dramatically. This calls for a new strategic focus on base building initiatives within the DSA.

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Reclaiming the Palestinian Subject

A new dawn in American politics? Not for the people of Palestine.

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We Need a Popular Antifascist Movement

To fight fascism we need long-haul working class organizations, concrete political alternatives, and, most urgently, a popular anti-fascist movement in the streets.

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Seven Theses on the Post-Trump Right and DSA’s Role in the Fight Ahead

As the largest and most organized force on the U.S left, DSA has a crucial role to play in how the broader left interprets and responds to the storming of the US Capitol. As socialists, we are opposed to everything that happened in Washington Wednesday because it was an attempt by racist, right wing extremists to grow their movement, not because we are, in principle, opposed to occupying Congress

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The Capitol Seizure, Abolition and Anti-Fascism

After the Capitol storming last week, calls for right-wing prosecution intensified, but empowering the state to suppress political activity poses a grave danger to the left.

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Prisons, Capitalism, and the State (and Revolution)

Emerge caucus member Yuri argues that one of the chief functions of policing and imprisonment is the management and disciplining of a reserve army of labor.

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A Socialist Vision for Feminist Anti-Violence Organizing

#MeToo is the latest anti-violence movement to be compromised by liberal feminists and the carceral state. It’s time for socialists to develop a distinct vision for the movement.

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Grist for the Mill: School Reopening During the Pandemic

Schools reopenings during the pandemic have and will continue to lay bare the capitalist logics at work in the contemporary classroom. Socialist teachers must bring militancy and trenchant political analysis into their unions.