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Jeremy Corbin’s election advances the struggles against imperialism and austerity

Listen now: Eugene Puryear, the PSL’s 2016 vice-presidential candidate, speaks on the significant election of Jeremy Corbyn to the leadership of the Labour Party in Britain. Corbyn’s election signals the growing worldwide opposition to austerity, environmental destruction and imperialist war. Corbyn has organized against the U.S.-British invasion of Iraq, andstood with the people of Palestine and against the growing austerity measures against working people in Britain. This revival of left-wing forces in Britain and elsewhere presents opportunities to advance the struggle worldwide.

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Capitalism’s assault on the Ogallala Aquifer

Listen now: Joel Gallegos, regular contributor to Liberation News and member of the PSL in Albuquerque, N.M., speaks on the capitalist depletion of the Ogallala Aquifer, one of the largest underground water sources in the world. As the crisis of water access grows, the capitalist ruling class stands idle. It is the action of working people that can provide the basis of sustainable access to fresh water for humanity.

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Guatemala protests signal new resistance

Listen now: Gloria La Riva, a leading member of the Party for Socialism and Liberation and the PSL’s 2016 presidential candidate, discusses the massive demonstrations and social movement in Guatemala that forced Guatemalan President Otto Pérez Molina to resign on September 6.

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March for Indigenous Peoples’ Day of Resistance & Resilience

Listen now: Paige Murphy of the Party for Socialism and Liberation and Red Nation in Albuquerque, N.M.,  talks about the kick-off of the organizing for the March for Indigenous Peoples’ Day of Resistance and Resilience. The march will deliver the demands of abolishing Columbus Day, evicting corporate polluters, ending bordertown violence, and defending treaty rights on and off Native land.

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Fighting expanded police powers in D.C.

Listen now: Eugene Puryear, the PSL’s 2016 vice-presidential candidate and an organizer with the Stop Police Terror Project – D.C., discusses the new plan by Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser to expand police powers and increase penalties for several crimes, as well as efforts to oppose the new plan.

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The Cold War: class-based conflict on a global scale

Listen now: Brian Becker, a national leader of the Party for Socialism and Liberation, explains the so-called “Cold War,” the half-century conflict between the United States and other imperialists against the socialist countries struggling to break free from colonial and imperialist domination. The Cold War period is marked by both hot wars and cold wars, but most importantly was a class-based conflict between the workers and oppressed on one side and the bosses on the other. This, of course, contrasts with war based on inter-imperialist rivalry exemplified in First and Second World Wars.