Longtime socialist and Teamster, Joe Allen, critically assesses both the defeat of the Amazon organizing drive as well as the limitations of the lessons being drawn by some on the Left.
Thomas Hummel draws some of the principled lessons of the Paris Commune that have guided the socialist Left for 150 years, and asks how today’s Left measures up in having learned those lessons.
Andy Sernatinger and Emma Wilde Botta interview Kshama Sawant, socialist city council member from Seattle, Washington.
An open Letter signed by the Tempest Collective standing in solidarity with the Syrian people against Assad, against all the imperialist machinations which have only deepened the crisis and the humanitarian horror in that country and region.
A Tempest editorial on the ongoing vote for unionization at the Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama.
Paul Fleckenstein reviews the state of the climate movement and climate policy at the start of the Biden era.
Bill Mullen reviews No Fascist USA!, a new book covering anti-KKK organizing in the 1970s and 80s and argues that it contains important lessons for today.
Hakan Yilmaz responds to debate in Democratic Socialists of America about the goal of an independent political party of the working class.
Join Tempest Collective for a debate between socialists with different views about the question of independence and the Democratic Party.
A list of DSA convention proposals endorsed by the Tempest Collective.
Ashley Smith interviews activist and poet Me Me Khant on the recent coup in Myanmar, which has triggered a mass popular uprising and general strikes throughout the country.
Watch the Tempest Collective forum “National Amazon Solidarity” to build support both for the RWDSU organizing campaign in Bessemer, Alabama.
Joe Allen discusses the significance of the organizing drive at Amazon in Bessemer, Alabama