Journey of a Young Socialist

By Paul Goodspeed As the only member of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) in New Hampshire, I recently attended YDSinATL, the Young Democratic Socialists’ recent conference in Atlanta. How all of this came to be bears some explanation. I was politicized in junior high, in the midst of the Bush administration, when I was … Continue reading Journey of a Young Socialist

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Argument and Analysis: Pro-Sanders Guest Post, Part II

Editor’s Note: A couple of weeks ago, I reached out to Socialist Alternative, the ISO, and the Green Partywith a “memo” regarding intelligent, practical cooperation – or at least dialogue – on The Sanders Question. Despite the piece being read and shared much more widely than I would have expected – thank you, good readers … Continue reading Argument and Analysis: Pro-Sanders Guest Post, Part II

Special Guest Post: A Pro-Sanders Dissenter Speaks

Editor's Note: A couple of weeks ago, I reached out to Socialist Alternative, the ISO, and the Green Party with a "memo" regarding intelligent, practical cooperation - or at least dialogue - on The Sanders Question. Despite the piece being read and shared much more widely than I would have expected - thank you, good … Continue reading Special Guest Post: A Pro-Sanders Dissenter Speaks

The Soul of the New Hampshire Labor Movement

“Every worker deserves a voice in their workplace,” says Matt Murray, founder of New Hampshire Labor News. No joke, if you aren’t down with NHLN, stop reading this and click the link. Get over there immediately. Follow them on Twitter and like them on Facebook. They make it really easy for you - subscribe and … Continue reading The Soul of the New Hampshire Labor Movement

12 Reasons to Donate to Kshama Sawant RIGHT NOW

Socialist Kshama Sawant is in the fight of her political life against an angry corporate-backed Democrat determined to spend whatever it takes to defeat the only socialist councilmember of a major city in the US in decades. Since she doesn't accept corporate cash, she needs YOUR MONEY. Since ballots are due on August 4, there's no … Continue reading 12 Reasons to Donate to Kshama Sawant RIGHT NOW

Let’s Get It Together: A Memo to Socialist Alternative, the ISO, the Green Party, and Everyone Else about Bernie Sanders

If we quit the Race to the Correct Position, cool off and shut up a little bit, we might actually get something done By Jay Monaco (Author’s Note: I am a dues-paying member of Socialist Alternative in good standing, but the following represents my own views, and my own views alone. It should not be … Continue reading Let’s Get It Together: A Memo to Socialist Alternative, the ISO, the Green Party, and Everyone Else about Bernie Sanders