Thinking of joining the ISO? Join us for this 4-part introduction to revolutionary socialism and organizing with the ISO. “Without revolutionary theory there can be no revolutionary movement.” — V.I. Lenin. Meetings take place at 6pm at the Common Good Cafe, 1415 NE 43rd St., Seattle, WA 98105.   April […]

Introduction to the ISO Study and Discussion Series


Tuesday, May 9 7:00 p.m. Common Good Cafe (Downstairs at the University Temple United Methodist Church) 1415 NE 43rd St. Seattle, WA 98105 RSVP on Facebook This year has seen heightened attacks on immigrants and refugees in the U.S. While Trump spouts racist nonsense, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has been […]

May 9: Open the Borders: A Socialist Case for Full ...


Tuesday, May 2 7:00 p.m. Common Good Cafe (Downstairs at the University Temple United Methodist Church) 1415 NE 43rd St. Seattle, WA 98105 U.S. and international politics today are highly polarized, and while there have been massive protests and widespread resistance to Trump’s agenda, the right has also grown in numbers […]

May 2: Understanding the Right Wing Today



Tuesday, April 25 7:00 p.m. Common Good Cafe (Downstairs at the University Temple United Methodist Church) 1415 NE 43rd St. Seattle, WA 98105 In 2006, massive protests for immigrants’ rights swept the country. In every major city and many smaller towns, businesses shut down and marches filled the streets. Up until […]

April 25: How Immigrants Revived May Day


From Socialist Worker: Amad Ross writes from Seattle with a proposal for students to consider for May 1. April 18, 2017 HERE IN Seattle, the favored topic of small talk has shifted from the clouds and rain to the president and his incompetence. Students at my high school have formed relationships […]

Make May Day a day of resistance




Tuesday, April 18 7:00 p.m. Common Good Cafe (Downstairs at the University Temple United Methodist Church) 1415 NE 43rd St. Seattle, WA 98105 This week’s meeting will be a working meeting.  We’ll be discussing the April issue of Socialist Worker newspaper and also breaking out into working groups to organize various […]

April 18: Seattle ISO Working Meeting


From Socialist Worker: April 10, 2017 On January 19, 2015, Seattle teacher and anti-racist activist Jesse Hagopian addressed a rally that preceded the city’s Martin Luther King Day march. Afterward, as he walked past a line of police who were blocking a street, officer Sandra Delafuente doused him with pepper […]

The resistance will not be branded





  Tuesday, April 11 7:00 p.m. Common Good Cafe (Downstairs at the University Temple United Methodist Church) 1415 NE 43rd St. Seattle, WA 98105 America is the world’s reigning imperialist power – constantly invading and attacking other countries for economic gain but in the guise of “freedom” and other humanitarian reasons. […]

April 11: Imperialism in the Age of Trump