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David J. Climenhaga | Lacking big ideas, the conservative movement has all but conceded the "marketplace of ideas" on public health care to the Left, and moved to the courts in hopes of wrecking medicare.
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Chris Nineham | Chavez put to shame all the so called progressive leaders around the world who hide behind fabricated public opinion to justify embracing the market and moving to the right.
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rabbleTV | Watch video from this year's launch of the Socialist Register, "The Question of Strategy," featuring a panel discussion with contributors.
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Michael Laxer | There is, in fact, a road to the real spirit of this season. It is the road of re-engagement in socialist politics.
Columnists
Thomas Ponniah | Venezuela's leadership has sketched the bridge that progressives need to cross: a genuine alternative to neoliberal modernity found in a fusion of ecological aspirations with struggles for equality.
Columnists
Thomas Ponniah | In a recent column in the New York Times, David Brooks reflected on the social problems created by the slow death, catalyzed by individualism, of the traditional nuclear family.
News
Roger Annis | The conference opened on the evening of August 16 with a boisterous and informative session on the worldwide struggle against the commercialization of education under capitalism.
Columnists
Rick Salutin | A toast to Paul Ryan -- or to Mitt Romney who made him his teammate in the U.S. presidential race -- for putting a grand old argument back on the front burner.
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James Clark | From the Quebec student strike to Occupy Wall Street, the potential for a new global resistance is emerging.
Columnists
Duncan Cameron | Masses of people thronged Place de la Bastille -- symbolically representative of the French revolution -- to cheer the electoral victory May 6 of French Socialist Party candidate François Hollande.
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Michael Laxer | Socialism is not just an alternative, it is the only true alternative to our present course; it is a vision of a better world that does not rely on hate, fear or religion.
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Michael Laxer | It should be obvious to note that one will not defeat a system by adopting all of its basic power and hierarchical tenants, but it seems a lesson lost on the vast bulk of left parties.