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Tuesday, October 24 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 Revelations about the decades-long pattern of rape and sexual harassment by movie producer Harvey Weinstein have once again demonstrated the depth of sexism and misogyny […]

Oct. 24: Stop the War on Women


Tuesday, August 8 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 Activists engaged in struggles against racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, and other oppressions often reference the terms privilege and intersectionality. Privilege is a concept intended to […]

August 8: Intersectionality, Privilege, and Marxism


Tuesday, May 30 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 Join us for a discussion about Sharon Smith’s article in the most recent issue of the International Socialist Review, “Fighting for reproductive rights in the […]

May 30: Fighting for Reproductive Rights in the Age of ...



Tuesday, May 16 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 May issue of Socialist Worker newspaper and also our work with Seattle Clinic Defense.  We’ll also […]

May 16: Seattle ISO Working Meeting



From SocialistWorker.org: Bernie Sanders’ decision to support an anti-choice Democrat reveals a deeper problem with a party that routinely gives ground on abortion rights, writes Leela Yellesetty. April 26, 2017 BERNIE SANDERS drew fire from abortion rights supporters last week when, as part of the Democratic National Committee’s “Unity Tour,” […]

Why is “unity” at the expense of choice?



Trump's Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch at his Senate confirmation hearing (C-Span | Wikimedia Commons)
https://socialistworker.org/2017/03/28/an-enemy-of-choice-revealed There are plenty of reasons to oppose the confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, but it doesn’t look like Democrats will meet the occasion, writes Michelle Farber. March 28, 2017 IN THE aftermath of Judge Neil Gorsuch’s Senate confirmation hearings to be a Supreme Court justice, one […]

An enemy of choice revealed


Tuesday, March 7 7:00 p.m. Common Good Cafe (Downstairs at the University Temple United Methodist Church) 1415 NE 43rd St. Seattle, WA 98105 Amidst stunning attacks on reproductive rights and appaling sexism, homophobia and transphobia emanating from the white house, a new struggle is rising for women’s liberation. In solidarity […]

March 7: Strike Back! The Fight for Reproductive Justice


https://socialistworker.org/2017/02/13/an-abortion-rights-emergency Fed up with the continual anti-choice onslaught, years of ever-increasing legal restrictions and now an emboldened right wing holding rallies at clinics across the country calling for Planned Parenthood to be defunded, pro-choice forces turned out to loudly oppose the anti-choicers and defend the clinics. SocialistWorker.org contributor Leela Yellesetty, […]

An abortion rights emergency



https://socialistworker.org/2017/02/08/our-answer-to-anti-choice-intimidation Clinic defender and former abortion provider Michelle Farber explains why Planned Parenthood’s call for pro-choice protesters to stay away is the wrong strategy. February 8, 2017 I PULL up to the sidewalk outside my local Planned Parenthood clinic, coffee in hand, and stare out the windows, a light drizzle […]

Our answer to anti-choice intimidation