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Statements express positions of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization on specific issues and have been approved by a vote of either the membership as a whole or the steering committee.

Dan Beltaigne

December 10, 2021 Length: 292 words 0 comments

Support BCTWGM International Union Workers, Boycott Kellogg’s!

It’s time all of us stand with the union workers at Kellogg’s and boycott all Kellogg’s products till this battle is won! Issued as a Statement of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization on December 12 — Editors

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Kevin B. Anderson

November 21, 2021 Length: 776 words 2 comments

Kenosha Trial Gives Fascists Open Season on Black Lives Matter and the Left

Summary: The November 19 Kenosha verdict is a racist, reactionary outrage and a big step forward for those scheming for a fascist society. Issued as a Statement of the Steering Committee of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization, and, on December 1, voted a Statement of the IMHO. See also our previous Statement on the fascist threat in the U.S., after the January 6 attack in Washington, DC: This Was No Joke—Trump’s Attempted Coup Against Democracy on January 6 — Editors

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David Black

May 19, 2021 Length: 979 words 0 comments

Israel’s Murderous War on the Palestinians Exposes US ‘Normalization’ of the Middle East

Summary: Israel’s brutal war against Palestinians, including the pogroms in Israeli cities, in the context of US imperial machinations – Editors

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Peter Hudis

January 7, 2021 Length: 1659 words 1 comments

This Was No Joke—Trump’s Attempted Coup Against Democracy on January 6

Summary: The foiled attack on the Capitol by neo-fascist white nationalists on January 6 marks a potential turning point in combatting the reactionary currents of which Trump is but the mouthpiece and expression – Editors

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The International Marxist-Humanist Organization

August 28, 2020 Length: 277 words 0 comments

Support Postal Workers reinstalling letter-sorting machines!

Postal workers in Dallas, Texas, Tacoma and Wenatchee, Washington have reinstalled letter-sorting machines that have been dismantled over the past few months. As an organization we encourage civil society in the US, and national and international unions, to actively support the Postal Workers and their attempts to secure a democratic result in the upcoming Presidential Election.

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Kevork Sassouni

December 7, 2019 Length: 858 words 1 comments

“Letter Against US Imperialism” Damages Left by Supporting Iranian Regime Against a Popular Uprising

Summary: Travesty of Letter signed by Angela Davis and other prominent leftists supporting Iranian regime in name of “anti-imperialism” [Addendum: The letter appeared online around Dec. 1 but was taken down by Dec. 9] — Editors.

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Steering Committee of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization

October 9, 2019 Length: 585 words 1 comments

Support Rojava Against the Erdogan-Trump Unholy Alliance to Crush the Kurds!

Summary: Solidarity with Rojava vs. the Trump-Erdogan dirty deal against the Kurds — Editors

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The International Marxist-Humanist Organization

October 4, 2019 Length: 735 words 2 comments

No War on Iran for the Saudis!

Summary: Statement by the International Marxist Humanist Organization against war and imperialist sanctions. While the attack, attributed to Iran, on the Saudi oil processing plant shows the vulnerability of US allies in the region, the new financial sanctions the US is using against Iran — and also Venezuela — constitute an unprecedented type of imperialist intervention, in addition to threats of outright war — Editors

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The International Marxist-Humanist Organization

June 24, 2019 Length: 554 words 1 comments

Stop US Imperialist Moves against Iran! For the Liberation of All the Peoples of the Region!

Summary: Today, the US has the most reckless and aggressive regime in its historyA war with Iran, even a “limited” series of airstrikes, could spin out of control, devastating the region and the global economy, with terrible consequences for the people of the world — Editors 

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The International Marxist-Humanist Organization

April 29, 2019 Length: 585 words 0 comments

May Day: For a Humanist Alternative to Capitalism

Summary: May Day/International Workers’ Day as retrospective and perspective for today — Editors

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Steering Committee of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization

April 6, 2019 Length: 692 words 6 comments

Hands Off Venezuela! For Socialist Democracy!

Summary: Opposing US imperialist intervention in Venezuela and the responsibilities of the left — Editors

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The International Marxist-Humanist Organization

December 25, 2018 Length: 323 words 1 comments

Help Continue the Work of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization

Summary: We need your help to continue the work of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization.

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The Los Angeles Chapter of International Marxist-Humanist Organization

April 28, 2018 Length: 584 words 2 comments

May Day Statement: For a Humanist Alternative to Capitalism

Summary: We need the complete uprooting of capital and class, but also of oppressions based upon race, gender, and sexual identity, while also projecting a viable alternative to capitalism. Image: Haymarket Memorial near Chicago — Editors

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Steering Committee of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization

April 9, 2018 Length: 6184 words 0 comments

World Contradictions in the Trump Era and the Tasks of Marxist-Humanism

Summary: Slightly abbreviated version of our 2018 Convention Call, covering issues like the global neo-fascist threat and its roots in racism, xenophobia, and sexism; forces of opposition like the West Virginia teachers; skyrocketing economic inequality alongside a declining rate of profit; and the responsibilities of Marxist-Humanists this year, on the 60th anniversary of the publication of Raya Dunayevskaya’s Marxism and Freedom — Editors

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Steering Committee of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization

January 14, 2017 Length: 560 words 0 comments

Build a Real Challenge to Capitalism in the Trump Era

Summary: The political realities that brought Trump to power are part of a worldwide trend reflecting the next stage of capitalism, struggling to reinvent itself yet again in the face of new economic and social realities– Editors

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