Why is someone, who was elected as a progressive, aligning with the likes of Michael Flynn, Trump, and the Turkish government lobby to further war, bloodshed and occupation in Northern Syria?

Bowman is spearheading an amendment to end the US military presence in the Kurdish led democratic socialist autonomous region…


The Deafening Silence of the international community (including Western Human Rights Organizations) is a required component for allowing the killing and disappearances to continue

I am old enough to have had my political coming of age when a good amount of attention was focused on the missing and murdered women…


A Vote for Trump is Now a Vote to Jeopardize Our Power as a Union and Our Safety as a Country

“It gives great flexibility to the companies.” (Trump on his support for anti union laws)

While less of our fellow union members plan on voting for Trump than they did in 2016, we still need to do better. …


Elizabeth Warren, and others, give Donald Trump a Standing Ovation After he Attacks Bernie Sanders During the 2019 State of the Union

While identity remains a dominant factor within the cultural left, we often forget that the identity of “capitalist to my bones” is the one that matters most

I will admit that I was always a skeptic of liberal politicians. While better than their conservative counterparts, I find them fake, cynical…


When Trump and his ally, Turkish President Erdogan, launched a new war against the Syrian Kurds in October, the news was front and center. Outside of tankie leftists and Trump sycophants, the US making way for the invasion was universally condemned. …


Below are Some Very Important Facts Regarding the War on Northern Syria

No, Trump is not “pulling out” of Syria. He is simply moving troops away from Kurdish areas. This way the Turkish State can kill Kurds at will and expand its brutal occupation of Kurdish and other Syrian lands

Although mainstream framing this time is a bit better(than last year), seeing Trump’s move for what it obviously is, a coordinated pro War move instead of “anti war” one, this fact is still lost on some. Just to be very clear, Chief Pentagon Spokesman Jonathan Hoffman confirmed that the US…


A Focus on how Far Right Ideology is Symbiotic with Terrorism will Open More Doors

By focusing intense negative energy primarily on guns, we are not only polarizing massive amounts of potential allies (particularly in the US) but we are also letting the driving ideology behind mass killings, the actual cause, go unchallenged. At best, any challenge to right wing terrorist ideology gets diluted with…


Turkey, with US in support, has been given a green light to start a long and bloody war against the people of Northern Syria

US Troops and YPG commanders, in an act of detterance to Turkey, tour damages after deadly Turkish airstrikes on YPG/YPJ positions in 2017

An army of thousands of right wing Islamic Jihadists, including former Al Qaeda members and members of fascist organizations[1], have amassed on the borders of Rojava…

Heval Militan

Labor Organizer in PA, International Solidarity, History, Labor Politics, Single Payer Activist, Democratic Socialism.

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