Listen now: Eugene Puryear of the ANSWER Coalition reviews President Barack Obama’s 2014 State of the Union address for what was mentioned and what was not, and the prospects for the working class in the coming year.

Listen now: Party for Socialism and Liberation student organizer Mike Wang discusses the life of late folk singer Pete Seeger — his activism, historic stands and what Seeger may be best remembered for.

Listen now: Jane Cutter of Liberation News examines the latest Guttmacher Institute report on the state of abortion rights over the past year, which noted the scores of statewide and national attacks on the right to choose, as well legal strategies.

Listen now: Women Organized to Resist and Defend’s Heather Benno reports on the Marissa Alexander case, and state prosecutors’ attempts to send her back to prison, as well as the movement to free Alexander.

Listen now: Liberation newspaper’s Mazda Majidi analyzes the internationally brokered talks on Syria’s nuclear program, the push to exclude Iran, and the sides left participating in negotiations.

Listen now: The Party for Socialism and Liberation’s Nathalie Hrizi speaks about her run for the California Insurance Commissioner seat, the healthcare situation facing the state, and why she’s running for office regulating the insurance industry.

  • PSL member Eugene Puryear speaks on the fight for justice for Trayvon Martin, shortly after PSL and ANSWER took to the streets with others in response to the acquittal of George Zimmerman for the racist murder of the African American youth.
  • Nathalie Hrizi of WORD (Women Organized to Resist and Defend) talks about the brutal rape cases in New Delhi, India, and Steubenville, Ohio, that made international headlines and drew thousands to protest violence against women.
  • WORD organizer Danielle Norwood speaks on the fight against anti-abortion legislation in Texas after it passed the state legislature amid mass protests and a nationally publicized filibuster.
  • Egyptian activist Salma gives an eyewitness account of mass demonstrations in Egypt culminating in the ouster of President Mohamed Morsi by the military. What lies ahead for the revolutionary movement in Egypt? (Salma asked that her last name be withheld.)
  • Brian Becker, National Coordinator of the ANSWER Coalition, reports back on his visit to the Middle East and dissects the imperialist narrative on the highly publicized allegations of chemical weapons use in Syria.

Listen now: Mazda Majidi of Liberation newspaper’s editorial board analyzes the agreement on Iran’s nuclear program, the ongoing sanctions, and the disagreement between the United States and Israel.

Listen now: WORD (Women Organized to Resist and Defend) activist Danielle Norwood discusses the power of organized resistance that led to the recent victories for reproductive rights in Albuquerque and in the struggle around the Stebeunville rape case.

Listen now: Iraq war veteran and March Forward! co-founder Mike Prysner discusses immunity for war crimes and Afghanistan’s future as its President Hamid Karzai prepares to sign an agreement to retain U.S. troops for years to come.

Listen now: PSL member Rene Ruiz talks about the Nov. 9 demonstrations across California demanding justice for Andy Lopez, a 13-year-old boy murdered by Sonoma County police, and the fight against widespread police brutality.

Listen now: WORD (Women Organized to Resist and Defend) activist Danielle Norwood examines the new attack against reproductive rights spearheaded by Republicans in Congress seeking to criminalize abortion after 20 weeks.

Listen now: Civil rights attorney and organizer Heather Benno looks at the case of Marissa Alexander, and why she remains behind bars despite being granted a new trial.

Listen now: PSL member and union organizer Gloria La Riva speaks on the BART strike in the San Francisco Bay Area and what’s at stake for organized labor as the public transit workers walk out.

Listen now: Brian Becker, national coordinator of the ANSWER Coalition (Act Now to Stop War and End Racism), explains how Democrats are joining Republicans in turning the gov’t shutdown into a major assault on vital social programs including Social Security.

Listen now: Kristy Childs discusses the scourge of sex trafficking, the misconceptions about prostitution, and the fight-back movement against the criminalization of women.

Listen now: PSL member Eugene Puryear analyzes the recent U.S. raid in Somalia and how the alleged fight against terrorism has helped advance Washington’s imperialist agenda in Africa.

Listen now: Nikia Ramsey speaks on the murder of her brother Burrell “Bo” Ramsey-White by Boston police, and the corruption, racism and cover-ups surrounding the case.

Listen now: WORD (Women Organized to Resist and Defend) organizer Sydney Hodge discusses the ballot measure that would ban abortions after 20 weeks in Albuquerque, N.M., and the larger war on women across the country.

Listen now: Radhika Miller comments on Marissa Alexander’s upcoming new trial and the connection between winning justice in the courts and building a movement in the streets.

Listen now: PSL member Mazda Majidi analyzes new developments in U.S.-Iran relations following the election of President Hassan Rouhani, and what it could mean for Iran and the region.

Listen now: Activist Danielle Norwood speaks on BP’s no-holds-barred legal efforts to safeguard its profits at the expense of the victims of the Deep Horizon oil spill.

Listen now: Brian Becker, National Coordinator of the ANSWER Coalition, reports back on his recent visit to the Middle East and dissects the imperialist narrative on the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria.

Listen now: Radhika Miller speaks on the growing labor activism among retail and food service workers fighting for decent pay, benefits and better working conditions, and explains why workers deserve more – and businesses can afford it.

Listen now: Nathalie Hrizi of WORD (Women Organized to Resist and Defend) looks at the case of Marissa Alexander and why the fight for her freedom has become a focal point for the struggle against racism and women’s oppression.

Listen now: Danielle Norwood of WORD (Women Organized to Resist and Defend) reports on upcoming actions fighting back against the coordinated right-wing attack on abortion rights, voting rights, workplace protections and more.

Listen now: Carl Messineo, legal director of the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund, talks about a new campaign titled Thank You, Ed Snowden building support for the NSA whistleblower and challenging the surveillance state.

Listen now: Eugene Puryear discusses the upcoming Aug. 24 Rally and March in Washington, D.C., commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic 1963 March on Washington where Dr. Martin Luther King delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech.