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Eight Books I Read in 2020 That You Should Read Too

Of all the negatives 2020 bestowed upon us, one opportunity it happened to…

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Tuesday Thoughts with Sean – Contradictions

The last week has brought some stunning new developments to our political terrain.…

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The Fight for Safety is the Fight for Equity – An Interview with Members of the Chicago Teachers Union

This week Chicago Public Schools (CPS) began forcing some of their teachers and…

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Chicago Teachers Union, Socialist Alderpeople Fight Mayor For Safe Schools

Despite below freezing temperatures and an icy edict by Chicago Public Schools (CPS)…

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Socialism Must Always Be Anti-Fascist

On January 6, 2021, 500 fascists took the US Capitol. We socialists were…

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Seven Hundred and Sixty-Nine

2020 was a year of murder. Murder rates were up across America's major…

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Tuesday Thoughts with Sean

Welcome to 2021.  The last year has been a hell of a ride,…

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The Legalization of Affordable Housing

The legalization of affordable housing. That is what the Chicago City Council did…

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The Heirs to the Sewer Socialists: Part 3

This is part 3 is a 3 part series. Part 1 can be…

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The Heirs to the Sewer Socialists: Part 2

This is part 2 in a 3-part series. You can find part 1…

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The Heirs to the Sewer Socialists: Part 1

This is part 1 in a 3-part series. You can find part 2…

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The Uprising and the Vote on the Chicago City Budget

We are finally nearing the end of 2020. The largest uprising in US…

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The Real Error in Judgment is Voting for Tom Tunney

"An error in judgment." That was 44th Ward Alderperson Tom Tunney's response to…

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A Biden Presidency is A Win For Tech Monopolies

When the 2020 election officially came to a close, the announcement that Joe…

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Frank A. Stauber: Chicago’s First Socialist Alderman

Today, there is no 526 North Milwaukee Avenue. The numbers jump from 518…

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The Ecosocialist Case Against Rahm Emanuel

The DSA for a Green New Deal Campaign is planning a national day…

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In US, 3243 Died From COVID Yesterday. Without A Lockdown, How Many More Deaths Will We See?

Yesterday the United States reported over 3,000 deaths from COVID in a single…

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The Democrats’ Lack of Populist Instincts

Despite what Republicans or Trump say, the 2020 presidential election is over. Biden…

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Another Way to Tidy Up a City: Ban Outdoor Advertising

Walk down a street of almost any major city and one will be…

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To Make a Movement Last

As socialists, our work is inherently forward looking. We are working to not…