The Russian Revolution and the struggle to end exploitation of people by people


Listen now: Brian Becker, a founding member of the Party for Socialism and Liberation, explains the Marxist perspective on the Russian Revolution, the Soviet Union, and the gains, challenges and contradictions facing the first socialist government in a world dominated by imperialism. This interview is one part of a larger PSL educational series.


The struggle to save the U.S. Postal Service from privatization

Listen now: Despite a profitable balance sheet, the rich and their allies are pushing to privatize the U.S. Postal Service In January, processing facilities are earmarked for closure. Ken Lerch, President of NALC 3825 talks about the privatizations & struggle.


Beneath the surface: An analysis of the real meaning of the midterm elections

Listen now: Eugene Puryear, candidate for D.C. Council At-Large on the D.C. Statehood Green Party ticket, discusses the meaning of low voter turnout in the mid-term elections and the interest of voters in progressive issues like increasing the minimum wage.


ONE DC takes a stand against the landlords and developers

Listen now: Marybeth Onyeukwu of ONE DC organizes residents of Washington, D.C., against the increasing rents of the landlords and developers. This fightback effort can be emulated elsewhere in the face of income inequality and rising housing costs.


PLUS: U.S.-Russia relations today with Don DeBar and Brian Becker

Listen now: Don DeBar of Community Progressive Radio speaks with Brian Becker of the ANSWER Coalition, who addresses the anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis and how it relates to U.S.-Russia relations today.