After Bernie Sanders, democratic socialists in America face a vital strategic dilemma. Do we go the Justice Democrats route of winning gains as the junior partner in a progressive coalition, or do we take a gamble on more independent class organization and struggle?
Jared Abbott is a postdoctoral fellow at Tulane University.
If we’re going to change the United States, socialists will have to win the working class. And we urgently need a strategy and an organization to do just that.
For Venezuela, the worst-case scenario of a US military intervention remains a potent threat. A long-time advisor to Hugo Chavez offers his thoughts on the country’s crisis.