Our winter of discontent

By Emmanuel Santos It has been a brutal winter filled with news about government cuts in education, healthcare and subsidies for families too poor to afford paying for heat. The…

US continues to support the Mubarak dictatorship

“I would not refer to him [Hosni Mubarak] as a dictator” responded U.S. vice president Joe Biden when asked if Mubarak was a dictator in an interview with PBS News.…

Commemorating 38 years since Roe versus Wade

Raise your voice on Saturday January 22, noon – 2pm, at a community speak-out for reproductive freedom. ▫ Demand universal health care with birth control and abortion. ▫ Protest terrorism…

Did America turn right?

We recommend this article on the post-electoral situation in the U.S; published November 8th on Socialistworker.org ——————————————————————————————- By Lance Selfa WE DIDN’T have to know the exact outcome of the 2010…

Apathetic vote in U.S. general elections

The number of people who voted this year was lower than in prior elections. Read more here to find out how many people voted. The Democratic Party was defeated by the Republicans…

We support socialist candidates in New York

November 2 New York General Elections We received a letter from the Freedom Socialist Party (FSP). We endorse the FSP’s call to vote for genuine socialist candidates. Before joining Socialist…

Defend the Freedom of Women in the South Bronx and Everywhere

The following is a call for action and statement by New York Coalition for Abortion Clinic Defense. We in Socialist Core endorse it. Twice yearly, the anti-choice forces hold a “40 Days…

Workers and the poor paying for the crisis in New York

By Saul Rojas Caamaño In 2008 there was a 300,000 increase in the numbers of poor people in New York City, according to The New York Times. These days, few…