Friday, April 7, 2017

SW Weekend Edition | New Features...and the Week's Top Articles

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NEW ARTICLES THIS WEEKEND

Neil Gorsuch and the original injustice

Mukund Rathi | Trump's Supreme Court nominee is loyal to a conservative doctrine called "originalism," but there's a deeper problem with the legal system itself.

Trump and the global disorder

Pierre Rousset | A European socialist considers the implications of Trump's election outside the U.S. in a world of crisis and instability.

Weekend Focus: TRUMP AND THE RESISTANCE

How do we build political power?

Paul D'Amato | Electoral politics can help socialists spread our ideas, but we shouldn't overestimate the importance of running for office under the current system.

Trump takes over the war of terror

Omar Hassan | The Trump administration is dramatically escalating air strikes in Iraq and Syria--but it is following a strategy initiated by Obama.

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Weekend Focus: OUR HISTORY AND TRADITION

The ISO and the soul of international socialism

Alan Maass and Todd Chretien | Among the different ways of understanding socialism and Marxism, the ISO stands in a tradition summarized by Hal Draper as "socialism from below."

When King broke the silence on Vietnam

Brian Jones | Fifty years ago, the most prominent Black person in U.S. history defied all warnings and challenged capitalism, nationalism and the Vietnam War.

MORE TOP ARTICLES OF THE WEEK

Overwhelmed by a sea of despair

Nicole Colson | America's opioid epidemic is part of a deep and deadly social crisis that is only getting worse--and the roots of both lie in the profit system.

Why is this cop still in uniform?

Todd Chretien | After he was assaulted, Earl Malanado found out his attacker was the same police officer who murdered Alan Blueford in 2012.

Finding a compass in France's election storm?

Léon Crémieux | Polls show far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in a dead heat for first place in the first round of France's presidential election.

Putting single-payer back on the table

Emma Wilde Botta | With the defeat of the Republicans' disastrous health care bill, now is the time to renew the fight for real universal health care.

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