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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.

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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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 0 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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Steering Committee of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization

April 17, 2016 Length: 5432 words 3 comments

Theoretical and Practical Perspectives for Overcoming Capitalism

Summary: This statement on the current situation was drafted on March 27 in preparation for our international gathering this summer. Because it covers a wide range of issues pertinent to the global revolutionary movement, we have decided to make it public now — Editors

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The Chicago Chapter of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization

November 25, 2015 Length: 672 words 14 comments

Beyond the Chicago Police Murder and Cover-Up: Toward a New Humanity

Summary: The murder of Laquan McDonald reveals not only the depravity of the Chicago cop who killed him but also of the entire police department, criminal justice system, and political forces that sought to conceal this crime and that of others against people of color all over the U.S. — Editors

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The International Marxist-Humanist Organization

October 22, 2015 Length: 508 words 3 comments

Russian Intervention in Syria and Interimperialist

Both the recent moves over Syria and the Iran agreement are part of a broader realignment of global and regional powers that above all want to restore “order” in the Middle East – Editors.

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The International Marxist-Humanist Organization

November 25, 2014 Length: 655 words 0 comments

After Ferguson, There Is No Justice in America

There is no justice in America—not for victims of police abuse, and surely not for Blacks and Latinos who are enduring the oppressive apparatus an American “civilization” that long ago shed its last trace of humanity.

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The International Marxist-Humanist Organization

October 11, 2014 Length: 1025 words 4 comments

Syria: Revolutionaries Caught Between ISIS and US Imperialism

All eyes are on Kobane, Syria, where Kurdish forces, women as well as men, are under threat of extermination from the reactionary ISIS, even as they seek to defend their social gains. They are doing so in the face of several other forces of reaction, whether US imperialism, the genocidal Assad regime, or the virulently anti-Kurdish Turkish regime – Editors

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