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US elections 2020


Joe Biden’s win won't bring justice to the Middle East

Joe Biden’s win wont bring justice to the Middle East He claims to support some Palestinian rights, but the president-elect is certainly no friend to ordinary people in the region, says Nick Clark

Kamala Harris will prop up the US state

Kamala Harris will prop up the US state What role will vice president-elect Kamala Harris play in the new government?

Voices from the US—‘I’m cheering, but we need to put pressure on’

Voices from the US—‘I’m cheering, but we need to put pressure on’ In the wake of the Joe Biden's election win, activists and trade unionists in the US spoke to Socialist Worker about what the election means - and what the tasks are for activists now.

Joe Biden win has galvanised us... now the key is to build struggle

Joe Biden win has galvanised us... now the key is to build struggle A win for Joe Biden has meant that liberals and progressive groups were galvanised.

Celebrations at Trump’s defeat, but Biden is not the answer

Celebrations at Trump’s defeat, but Biden is not the answer People in the US and other parts of the world have protested against him from the moment he won four years ago. Now, he is on his way out.

The left in Britain and the US after two earthquakes

The left in Britain and the US after two earthquakes Win or lose, Donald Trump has upended the politics of the United States.

Class struggle is the only alternative to an unfair system

04 November 2020
The US political system is rotten and offers nothing to ordinary people. This is the main conclusion from this week’s election.

The US left needs a new strategy

04 November 2020
Most of the left backed Joe Biden’s campaign. Most groups abandoned their criticism of the Democrats and fell into step with their campaign.

Trump’s Republicans at odds with big business

04 November 2020
Amid all the uncertainties of this week’s US presidential election, one thing’s for sure. The Republican Party’s relationship with its social base is cracking apart

Democrats offered no hope to US electorate

04 November 2020
Joe Biden’s failure to ride easily into the White House on the back of a wave of anger against Trump is damning. 

Joe Biden refused to tap into the power that can win change

04 November 2020
Inspiring mass ­movements of struggle and resistance have sprung up repeatedly under Donald Trump’s reign.

Joe Biden’s failures let Trump try to grab victory

04 November 2020
Racist, warmonger Donald Trump declared victory in the US presidential election—while results were still coming in—as Socialist Worker went to press on Wednesday

US election—an American horror story

26 October 2020
As people brace themselves for the latest election night episode of the American horror story, we all hope for Trump’s exorcism from the White House. But, argues Sophie Squire, the real alternative lies with the mass movements, not Joe Biden, the Democrats and the neoliberal centre

Joe Biden’s coronation will not bring real change 

16 August 2020
As Democrats pick corporate favourite Joe Biden as their presidential candidate to face Donald Trump,  Sophie Squire says hope lies outside the party machine 

Sanders wins most votes in Iowa with message of change

06 February 2020
With all the votes counted in the Democratic caucus in Iowa, Bernie Sanders has won the highest number of votes.

Iowa vote launches Democrats into chaos

04 February 2020
Bernie Sanders is proving to be a challenge to the Democratic Party establishment, says Gabby Thorpe

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