Class struggle and running for office often pull in opposite directions. But we can’t build a socialist politics without navigating those waters.
The twentieth century left socialists plenty of lessons. Will we heed them?
Despite the threat of automation and the weakness of organized labor, workers still hold the key to winning social change.
Socialists focus on the working class because of our diagnosis of what's wrong with society and our prognosis of how to fix it.
Workers are at the heart of the capitalist system. And that's why they are at the center of socialist politics.