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Mursi’s crackdown exposes counter-revolutionary role of Egyptian Revolutionary Socialists

By Johannes Stern, December 6, 2012

Mursi’s bloody crackdown against protesters opposing his power grab exposes the counterrevolutionary character of the Revolutionary Socialists’ support for him.

ISO leader endorses Chicago school closings

By Alexander Fangmann, December 6, 2012

Anyone who may still harbor illusions that the International Socialist Organization has anything to do with socialism should take a look at the video of ISO leader Jesse Sharkey’s appearance on Chicago Tonight.

Where the International Socialist Organization stands on the 2012 election results

By David Walsh, November 16, 2012

The ISO has responded to the recent US election with general satisfaction over Democrat Barack Obama’s return to the White House and an ever-greater obsession with race.

International Socialist Organization promotes Clinton’s new strategy against Syria

By Johannes Stern, November 6, 2012

The International Socialist Organization is working consciously to advance US imperialist interests by promoting Washington’s proxy forces in Syria.

The International Socialist Organization and the 2012 US elections

By David Walsh, October 25, 2012

The ISO operates as an advocacy group in and around the Democratic Party, seeking to improve opportunities for the middle class social layers for which it speaks.

Syria and the pro-imperialist “leftists” of the ISO

By Bill Van Auken, September 29, 2012

After more than a month-long silence on the events in Syria, the International Socialist Organization has resumed its depiction of a bloody sectarian civil war stoked by imperialist intervention as the “Syrian Revolution.”

A brief for racial politics

The New Jim Crow, by Michelle Alexander

By Helen Halyard, Fred Mazelis, September 18, 2012

For Alexander, the driving force of American society is racial “caste” oppression, not the class struggle.

The ISO covers its tracks in betrayal of Con Ed workers

By Dan Brennan, Fred Mazelis, August 14, 2012

Increasingly exposed as tools of management, union bureaucrats at Con Ed and elsewhere welcome the assistance provided by groups like the International Socialist Organization.

ISO complicit in drive to strangle New York Con Ed workers’ struggle

By Sandy English, Joseph Kishore, July 24, 2012

The International Socialist Organization is intervening in the Con Ed struggle with the deliberate aim of bolstering the trade union apparatus and the Democratic Party—and thereby ensuring the defeat of the weeks-long struggle.

ISO silent on Obama’s kill list

By Joseph Kishore, June 13, 2012

In the two weeks since the New York Times report on Obama’s kill list, the International Socialist Organization has not published a single article on the topic.

A reply to the ISO’s Sherry Wolf on racial politics and the killing of Trayvon Martin

By Joseph Kishore, April 19, 2012

The recent World Socialist Web Site article, “The killing of Trayvon Martin and racial politics in America,” provoked a response from the International Socialist Organization’s Sherry Wolf.

ISO covers for New York nurses union

By Peter Daniels, February 10, 2012

The “pseudo-left” finds a silver lining in concessions for New York nurses.