Wednesday, March 15th 7pm Brooklyn Free School 372 Clinton Ave Join the International Socialist Organization (ISO) – Brooklyn Branch for a discussion of the book Women and Socialism (Revised and Updated Edition) by Sharon Smith, and how we can put these ideas into practice to build a new movement to fight for women’s liberation. Purchase the book at a Brooklyn ISO branch … [Read more...] about Women & Socialism Discussion Series – Session 1
Wednesday, March 15 7:00pm 76-11 37th Ave, 2nd Fl., Jackson Heights. Featuring Danny Katch writer for SocialistWorker.org and author of Socialism...Seriously: A Brief Guide to Human Liberation Millions of people across the country have moved into action against Trump and his agenda: from the historic women's marches on January 21; to the angry town halls across the country; … [Read more...] about Socialism vs Trumpism: How socialist ideas can help fight Trump
Monday, March 13 7 PM - 8 PM Verso Books 20 Jay St, Suite 1010, Brooklyn, New York 11201 In March Jacobin Magazine and Verso Books will be hosting four events/classes, on a different question posed in the book: the ABCs of Socialism. This week's topic Does human nature make socialism impossible? with Adaner Usmani Adaner Usmani is a graduate student at New York University … [Read more...] about ABCs of Socialism: Does human nature make socialism impossible?
Friday, March 10th 6:30-8:30pm Sinergia 2082 Lexington Ave FL. #4, New York, NY (126th and Lexington Ave.) There has been a steady stream of protests in response to Trump's reactionary policies. From a day without immigrants to abortion rights protests, none has mobilized more than the Women's March on Washington. The millions of people who mobilized for the Women's March on … [Read more...] about The Return of a Women's Rights Movement
Wednesday, March 8th 6:30 Lehman College Student Life Building, Room 111A RSVP on Facebook! It's no surprise that the new rapist-in-chief has gone on the offensive to attack women's rights. But even before Trump's election, women have faced serious oppression and inequality. Why is this so, and what can we do about it? Come hear a socialist perspective on women's … [Read more...] about Socialism and Women's Liberation
Wednesday, March 8 noon RSVP on Facebook! We will be there to rally for passage of the RHA now, and to inform the citizens of New York about the woeful inadequacies of the state's abortion law in its current form. … [Read more...] about Lunch at Cuomo's: Rally for Reproductive Rights
The Case for a FIGHTING Women's Rights Movement Monday, March 6 8pm For the past 40 years, abortion rights in the U.S. have been slowly chipped away, state by state, restriction by restriction. Today, we even face the potential overturning of Roe vs. Wade itself. While we still have the legal right to abortion on the books, millions of working-class and poor women around the … [Read more...] about How Abortion Rights Were Won
Monday, March 6 7 PM - 8 PM Verso Books 20 Jay St, Suite 1010, Brooklyn, New York 11201 In March Jacobin Magazine and Verso Books will be hosting four events/classes, on a different question posed in the book: the ABCs of Socialism. This week's topic Why do socialists talk so much about workers? with Vivek Chibber Vivek Chibber is a professor of sociology at New York … [Read more...] about ABCs of Socialism: Why do socialists talk so much about workers?
Sunday, March 5 5pm 40-12 82nd St, Elmhurst, NYC RSVP on Facebook! Donald Trump wasted no time unleashing a barrage of attacks against some of the most marginalized and oppressed groups of people in this country. However, the resistance, catalyzed by the historic women's marches around the world, is proof that people united in struggle can organize and win important battles … [Read more...] about Meet the Queens ISO
Friday, March 3rd 6:30-8:30pm Sinergia 2082 Lexington Ave FL. #4, New York, NY (cross streets are 125th and Lexington Ave.) "We live in a society rife not only with economic inequality but with myriad forms of oppression - unequal treatment of various groups based on perceived racial, sexual, national, and other differences." We see this reality everywhere and if we pay close … [Read more...] about The Tribune of the Oppressed: Marxism and Oppression