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November 8, 2016

  • What will happen to the "political revolution"?

    The last two months of the presidential election campaign have vindicated Bernie Sanders' left-wing message. So why isn't he saying so?

  • Live coverage on Election Night

    The staff at is posting analysis and comment throughout the night as results of Election 2016 roll in.

  • The world's shameful-est democracy

    How did it all come down to a nearly even contest between the most unpopular pair of presidential candidates ever?

  • What's riding on the Election 2016 swing set?

    Why is Hillary Clinton in danger of losing as many as four "swing states" that Barack Obama won in two successive elections?

  • Coming out of the sewers for Trump?

    Whatever happens on Election Day, the left will have to confront the threat of a growing far right energized by the Trump campaign.

  • Stuck inside the machine

    Bernie Sanders' role since the summer has been to assure progressives that Hillary Clinton is, despite the evidence, one of them.

  • The real vote fraud

    The political system that claims to be the "world's greatest" routinely takes away democratic rights from millions of people.

November 7, 2016

  • Can socialism be elected into power?

    It's possible to elect an individual socialist to political office. But can socialists change the existing state and legislate a new society into existence?

  • Rubber bullets against the protectors

    Despite facing constant brutality, the actions of the water protectors at Standing Rock have inspired the support of millions.

  • SEPTA workers strike back

    Philadelphia transit workers are walking the picket line despite political pressure after facing months of stonewalling in bargaining.

  • The end of democracy in Turkey

    The left-wing People's Democratic Party demands the release of party leaders and an end to the Turkish government's repression.

  • Rethinking what we should learn

    SW readers comment on a republished essay by Leon Trotsky taking up questions about imperialism and national liberation.

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