International articles from the Freedom Socialist
February 2014
For more coverage on Nestora's story, see our other article here. When indigenous leader Nestora Salgado, a Washington state resident and naturalized U.S. citizen, traveled south of the U.S.-Mexico border last year, she did not expect to end up a...
February 2014
For three decades, the Freedom Socialist Party in Australia has been a leader in the campaign to halt the criminal toll of Aboriginal people killed by police brutality and callous neglect. Racism against Aboriginal Australians is endemic. The...
February 2014
China, Japan and the United States scramble jets over air defense zones in contested waters between China and Japan. A Chinese naval ship nearly collides with a U.S. Navy cruiser. Tense meetings take place between top diplomats, and the U.S....
February 2014
Puerto Rican independentista Oscar López Rivera, behind bars since 1981, is one of the many radicals of color hounded by the FBI in reaction to the momentum of the progressive 1960s. At 70, he is one of the longest-held political prisoners in the...
February 2014
It’s snowing and freezing cold in war-torn Syria, and 80 percent of the people fear starvation. Two and a half million refugees, mostly women and children, have fled to Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey, Iraq and elsewhere. An additional four million are...
December 2013
Disgusted voters across Argentina dumped establishment politicians on the Oct. 27, 2013 ballot and chose instead some real-live socialist candidates from the Workers Left Front (FIT). FIT won three national deputies for the provinces of Mendoza,...
December 2013
After a three-day meeting in New York City July 10-13, 2013, the Partido Obrero Socialista (Mexico), the Freedom Socialist Party (U.S.) and the Núcleo por un Partido Revolucionario Internacionalista (Dominican Republic) decided to launch a...
December 2013
Fifteen years of organizing to free the Cuban Five starkly reveal that the U.S. government has done some down and dirty deeds trying to wipe out the Cuban revolution of 1959. Since the revolution, anti-communist Cuban exiles have murdered more than...
December 2013
Tension was high in Greece in October 2013 when two comrades and I — Los Angeles Freedom Socialist Party (FSP) Organizer Muffy Sunde and San Francisco poet Nellie Wong — traveled to Athens to meet with socialists active in the anti-fascist movement...
December 2013
This article by the Socialist Workers Party (Partido Obrero Socialista, POS) from their journal El Socialista (September 2013) describes protests by teachers that have swept Mexico in recent months. The National Union of Education Workers (SNTE) is...