The Chicago Socialist Party, and YPSL stand strongly in support of the united nations of Native American peoples in Cannon Ball, North Dakota bravely standing against, and at times, physically disrupting the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline which seeks to snake its way across a large part of the Midwest and deliver oil to Illinois, which without a doubt spells danger for the environment and the people dependent on it.
TW: VIOLENCE, TRAGEDY
With Pride month just about wrapping up, the hate inspired Brexit masses growing in numbers, and the situation all over Mexico, especially Nochixtlan, Oaxaca, it is almost imperative to speak on these things as leftists, radicals and activists.
The Socialist Party campaign is gaining steam, and now it has the attention of some big names.
TRUMP SHUT DOWN!! YOUNG PEOPLE’S SOCIALIST LEAGUE AND OTHER UIC STUDENT ORGS BOOT OUT THE DONALD FROM CHICAGO!!!
After only four days of frenzied meetings, constant emails, interviews, networking and incessant messaging the Facebook event titled STOP DONALD TRUMP 2016 garnered more than 3,000 people to protest the presence of a racist, sexist, xenophobic, homo/transphobic bigot speaking at UIC Pavilion.
Los Angeles, California (TFC) – Emidio “Mimi” Soltysik is an American political activist for the Socialist Party USA. He has been nominated to be the party’s candidate for President of the United States in the 2016 election. [from wikipedia]
John: How did you get involved in social justice/activism?