Words matter. Sometimes they do because they express truth, yet often because they only convince. Propagandists understand this well and congenitally favor persuasion over accuracy. The rhetoric of the current presidential election season is seasoned with spicy epithets: Bernie Sanders the “socialist,”
The Socialist has a special treat for our readers. Please visit our Ask a Socialist page to read SPUSA’s presidential candidate Mimi Soltysik’s response to timely questions submitted by one of our readers. Enjoy!
An Interview with “J,” an Immigration Lawyer in Memphis When I first joined the Socialist Party USA, I heard early on about what a badass “J” was — super smart, staunchly socialist feminist and an immigration lawyer to boot. It wouldn’t be
As a part-time caretaker for my mother, who has dementia, I feel the impact of caretaking every day. More and more women are taking on caretaking roles. Often it starts with caring for younger siblings, sometimes grandparents, and later their own children,
Apathy is no more; it’s time to fight, The rights women have should not go awry, Rage, rage against the taking of our rights. Foremothers fought from first dawn until night, Because no one would listen to their cry – Apathy is