Category Archives: The Tasks Ahead

A Strategy for the Coming Period: 2010 – 2013

Every three years, members of Freedom Road Socialist Organization/Organización Socialista del Camino para la Libertad come together to develop a strategic direction for the coming period. The decision about our strategic orientation follows a summation of our previous work, considerable … Continue reading

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Critical Assessment of the Current Period (2009-2010)

“Capitalism has no answers that humanity can afford to accept.” Preface:  The following are a set of theses which summarize what we—the NEC—believe to be the central components of the present conjuncture or moment.  This is being written in this … Continue reading

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National Political Report

“Capitalism has no answers that humanity can afford to accept.” Preface:  The following are a set of theses which summarize what we—the NEC—believe to be the central components of the present conjuncture or moment.  This is being written in this … Continue reading

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The Road Towards Building Socialism as Capitalism’s Legitimacy is Called into Question

I know what you’re thinking: Capitalism’s a hot mess.  Obama’s selling the people out.  War on the Middle East wages on.  We’re still a small Left, so how will things ever change?  It will not be an easy road but … Continue reading

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The Road Ahead for 2007-2010

Every three years, Freedom Road Socialist Organization / Organización Socialista del Camino para la Libertad develops a strategy for a new period. The strategy is developed based on the political conditions and main challenges we face in the period, summation … Continue reading

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Let’s Get to Work – A New Year’s Message from the Freedom Road Socialist Organization

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Some Thoughts about This Period and Our Work

The after-shocks of 9-11 continue to expose and deepen the instability which underlay "the end of history"– the undisputed US dominance in the 1990s of a world run according to the principles of market economics and bourgeois electoral politics. Bidding … Continue reading

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What Now? Points on Building the Movement

1. The main task right now is building a movement against US military action in response to the savage attack of 9/11. Such action promises the death and suffering of men, women and children as innocent as those in the … Continue reading

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More Talking Points on the WTC/Pentagon Attack

1. Flexibility is key. We are in the middle of vast and perhaps long-lasting changes in the political climate in the U.S. What it will all look like when the smoke clears won't be evident for some time to come. … Continue reading

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Some Talking Points on the WTC/Pentagon Attack

FIRST, so far nobody knows who did it. Many commentators on TV have been careful to make this point. That's because some of them were left with egg on their faces after the Oklahoma City bombing, when they assured the … Continue reading

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