Opinion: DSA’s ‘Big Tent’ Has Room for Zionists, Imperialists, and Enemies of the People

Note: This article was updated after initial publication to include comment on a public statement by the DSA’s National Political Committee (NPC) released on Thursday. By David Martinez The Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) is in a crisis over the politics of one of their most prominent members and elected officials, Jamaal Bowman, who has taken actions in support of the Zionist State of Israel, … Continue reading Opinion: DSA’s ‘Big Tent’ Has Room for Zionists, Imperialists, and Enemies of the People

Moratorium or Not, Tenants Organize to Fight Evictions, Slum Conditions Across US

Photo: Tenants actions in Indianapolis, Providence, and Kansas City By David Martinez with Vincent Cross, Arthur Boukman, Josefina Morales The expiration of the federal eviction moratorium at the end of July sent the government scrambling to implement another eviction ban, one which predictably does not truly address the looming mass eviction crisis. For a picture of what the current situation looks like for tenants on … Continue reading Moratorium or Not, Tenants Organize to Fight Evictions, Slum Conditions Across US

Music: You Ain’t Done Nothin’ if You Ain’t Been Called Red Guards

Tribune of the People is pleased to release a song from musician comrades in Pittsburgh. This song is dedicated to the comrades in Austin, Texas who are struggling to serve the people in the most difficult conditions: the convergence of the new depression, the pandemic, and what is nearing systemic collapse of infrastructure with arctic weather conditions. Revolutionaries smile and sing in the middle of … Continue reading Music: You Ain’t Done Nothin’ if You Ain’t Been Called Red Guards

Our Unalterable Goal

By the Editorial Board The ultimate and unalterable goal of all revolutionaries is Communism. Communism is the natural process of human development; it is the ideal of billions of working people. It is the most perfect, most revolutionary, and most rational social system. Ideologically, Communism is the doctrine of the liberation of the proletariat. The proletariat are those who have nothing else to sell besides … Continue reading Our Unalterable Goal

Resurgence of Jobless Claims Signals Prolonged Economic Depression

Cover photo of European Central Bank Forum on Central Banking by Rev By Mike Talavera Last week marked the first sharp rise in applications for unemployment benefits since early October, jumping from 18,000 the previous week to over 743,000. The spike comes as the economy has struggled to bounce back since the crisis began in March, forcing senior government officials to recognize the inherent inequality … Continue reading Resurgence of Jobless Claims Signals Prolonged Economic Depression