Category Archives: Against War & Empire

¡Hugo Chávez Presente!¡Hugo Chavez Presente!

The death of Hugo Chavez, President of Venezuela, on March 5 is a momentous and sorrowful event for the Left on a world scale. Chavez was a towering figure on the Left like no other who has come along in … Continue reading

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Memphis Madness: FBI and SWAT Appears at Anti-FBI Raids Day of ActionLocura en Memphis: FBI y SWAT Aparece en el Día de Acción contra las Redadas del FBI

This article is a re-post with permission from Fire on the Mountain. January 25th was a national day of action to protest the ongoing FBI/Grand Jury witch-hunt against anti-war and solidarity activists in the Midwest. We in Memphis, like people … Continue reading

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We Must All Stand Together against FBI Repression of Anti-war and Solidarity Activists

Download a printable version of this statement here. The Freedom Road Socialist Organization/Organización Socialista del Camino para la Libertad (FRSO/OSCL) denounces in the strongest possible terms the recent FBI raids against activists in the anti-war and international solidarity movement some … Continue reading

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Protest the FBI Raids Against Anti-War Activists

Upcoming protests of the FBI raids on anti-war activists are taking place at the following places (click Read More for the full listing): Monday 9/27 Minneapolis, MN – 4:30, FBI Office Monday, 111 Washington Ave. S. Chicago, IL – 4:30 … Continue reading

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The Anti-War Movement Seven Years After Shock and Awe El Movimiento Anti-Guerra Después de Siete Años

The war in Iraq is still on. It’s already the second most expensive war in US history–only WWII cost more. The war in Afghanistan is heating up. It’s now the second longest war in US history–only Vietnam lasted longer. So … Continue reading

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Presentation to the U.N. General Assembly

BILL FLETCHER JR. was recently invited to speak at the United Nation’s International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People. Bill addressed the assembly as a civil society representative and as a member of the Steering Committee of the US … Continue reading

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On the Anniversary of the War: Bring All of Our Troops Home, From Iraq to AfghanistanSobre el Aniversario de la Guerra: Todas/os Soldados en Irak y Afganistán

The devastating occupation of Iraq is entering its seventh unjustifiable year. Young men and women who were eleven years old when the US invaded Afghanistan are now being deployed into combat there. With media coverage of the wars almost non-existent, … Continue reading

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The US Left and the War in AfghanistanLa Izquierda de EEUU y la Guerra de Afganistán

We bring you a statement by the Revolutionary Association of Women of Afghanistan (dated October 2008; see the link below).  You may have already seen or read it.  We in FRSO/OSCL were in the process of drafting a statement on … Continue reading

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As the Occupation of Iraq Enters 6th Year: It’s Got To Stop. We’ve Got To Stop It!

The Situation in the Middle East The threat of a US attack on Iran has come to the fore again. The forced retirement of Admiral Fallon as head of CentCom removes a leader of the majority in the high command … Continue reading

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Deepen the Struggle to Defund the War

The anti-war movement has relearned some valuable lessons. It is incredibly hard to stop a war once plans are in place. And once a war starts, it can take years to slowly change the tide of public opinion. The anti-war … Continue reading

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