Democrats Can’t Be Counted On to Stop the MAGA Right, So Socialists Are Stepping Up – In These Times

After the midterms, Congress will have more socialists than ever—while progressive policies won across the country. The Left will have to use its power to take on the anti-democratic GOP.

Source: Democrats Can’t Be Counted On to Stop the MAGA Right, So Socialists Are Stepping Up – In These Times

Israel’s Defenders Are Funding a New Effort to Defeat Socialists in New York

In a sign of how unnerved New York’s political establishment is by the Democratic Socialists of America, a pro-Israel group has been founded specifically to undermine DSA candidates. Its very existence is an admission of Israel’s defenders’ weakness.

Source: Israel’s Defenders Are Funding a New Effort to Defeat Socialists in New York

Socialists Have Long Fought to Disempower the Supreme Court. That’s More Urgent Than Ever Now.

The Supreme Court has been a reactionary institution for most of its history, law professor Sam Moyn tells Jacobin. We need to take on its power and fight for real democracy in the United States.

Source: Socialists Have Long Fought to Disempower the Supreme Court. That’s More Urgent Than Ever Now. | Portside

Stop Trying to Shame Socialists Into Voting for Joe Biden. It’s Not Going to Work.

The New York Times attack yesterday on socialists who won’t endorse Joe Biden isn’t actually about convincing socialists to vote for him — it’s about performatively denouncing leftists as irresponsible, for the edification of the liberals who are watching.

Source: Stop Trying to Shame Socialists Into Voting for Joe Biden. It’s Not Going to Work.

Amazon vs. the Socialists in Seattle 

In what may turn out to be a preview of the U.S. presidential election, with the ruling class hellbent on stopping Bernie Sanders at all costs, big business in Seattle is carrying out an unprecedented assault of corporate PAC money against socialist and progressive candidates in this year’s elections.

Source: Amazon vs. the Socialists in Seattle – CounterPunch.org