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October 8, 2020 | Socialist Spotlight

Socialist Spotlight: Fred Hampton

The quintessential coalition-builder, Fred Hampton advocated on behalf of the working class as a revolutionary socialist. His fight against racial capitalist structures remains relevant today, as does his murder at the hands of the state.
July 16, 2020 | Call to Action

PETITION: Tell Nevada Lawmakers to Divest from LVMPD

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is immensely overfunded. Their budget of over $655 million is astronomical for a city of our size.
July 8, 2020 | Socialist Spotlight

Socialist Spotlight: James Baldwin

"I love America more than any other country in the world, and exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually." - James Baldwin
June 30, 2020 | Socialist Spotlight

Socialist Spotlight: Angela Davis

Angela Davis is a feminist, Marxist, abolitionist, and a pivotal figure in the Black liberation movement.
June 26, 2020 | Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup, Vol. 9

We've made it to Friday yet again!  Take a peek at what we're reading, and don't forget to check out our upcoming events.
June 19, 2020 | Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup, Vol. 8

Happy Juneteenth! We stand in solidarity with everyone celebrating and demanding justice today. We encourage our members to learn about the history of Juneteenth and participate in the Juneeteenth events listed in this week's roundup.
June 12, 2020 | Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup, Vol. 7

It's Friday yet again. We continue to support police and prison abolition and an uprising that will transform this country. We offer solidarity to everyone fighting the good fight.
June 5, 2020 | Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup, Vol. 6

Over the last week, we’ve seen mass demonstrations accelerating the conversation around policing and abolition. We’re highlighting efforts to push that conversation forward in this week’s roundup.