September 26, 2016

SEP presidential candidates to be on the ballot in Louisiana

Socialist Equality Party presidential candidate Jerry White and vice presidential candidate Niles Niemuth will appear on the Louisiana presidential ballot. This accomplishment followed efforts of SEP members in Louisiana, who traveled throughout the state’s six congressional districts to get the required electors. The SEP is not attempting to get on the ballot in other states, most of which have enormous …

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September 24, 2016

SEP presidential candidate warns of war dangers

Socialist Equality Party candidate for US president Jerry White addressed enthusiastic audiences this week at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Both meetings sparked intense discussion, questions and interest in the party’s election campaign and its history. “There are well advanced preparations for war,” White told both meetings, “but no one is telling …

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September 20, 2016

SEP presidential candidate speaks with Canadian autoworkers about contract battle

Socialist Equality Party (SEP) US presidential candidate Jerry White spoke with autoworkers at the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) minivan assembly plant in Windsor, Canada on Monday afternoon. The campaign visit came just hours before the contract expiration for some 23,500 General Motors (GM), Ford and FCA workers at factories across Canada. Canadian workers were surprised to meet a candidate for …

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September 19, 2016

SEP candidate denounces exclusion of Libertarians, Greens from debates

As the presidential candidate of the Socialist Equality Party, I denounce the decision of the US Commission on Presidential Debates to exclude Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson and Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein from the first presidential debate scheduled for September 25 at Hofstra University in New York. Regardless of our political differences with the Libertarians and Greens, we …

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September 17, 2016

SEP presidential candidate Jerry White denounces war, advances socialist program at third party forum

Flint’s Mott Community College was the venue on Thursday for a broadcast forum of third-party and independent candidates for US president. The Socialist Equality Party presidential candidate, Jerry White, participated, along with seven other candidates, five of whom were independent. In addition to White, participants included: Robert Dionisio (United Party USA); John Johnson (Independent); Lynn Kahn (Independent); Lloyd Kelso (Independent); …

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September 13, 2016

Minnesota nurses strike at critical juncture

The strike by nearly 5,000 nurses at Allina Health hospitals in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area of Minnesota has entered its second week. The struggle has reached a critical juncture. Nurses have demonstrated their determination to beat back Allina’s attack on their healthcare benefits and dangerously increase their workloads. In the face of the company strikebreaking operation and slanders by the …

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September 12, 2016

SEP presidential candidate discusses elections with striking Minnesota nurses

Striking nurses at Allina Health Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, Minnesota gave a warm welcome to Socialist Equality Party presidential candidate Jerry White when he visited their picket line on Sunday afternoon. White expressed his solidarity with the striking nurses and explained how the fight to defend the right to health care required a socialist alternative to the for-profit health …

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September 10, 2016

SEP presidential candidate Jerry White kicks off fall campaign with meeting in Chicago

With two months to go until the US presidential elections, the Socialist Equality Party (SEP) began its speaking tour for Jerry White and Niles Niemuth, the SEP’s candidate for US president and vice president. White traveled to Chicago, Illinois to speak on “Socialism and the 2016 Elections” Thursday night. The candidate held a successful meeting at the University of Illinois …

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September 9, 2016

Two months until the US elections: The political issues facing the working class

It is now two months until the US presidential elections, but it is not necessary to wait until November 8 to foresee what the American people—and the population of the world—will confront, regardless of who wins. Whether it is Democrat Hillary Clinton or Republican Donald Trump who occupies the White House, the next administration will be one of war, economic …

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September 6, 2016

SEP US presidential candidates denounce war drive at Humboldt University meeting in Berlin

Dozens of students and workers watched a live broadcast of the Socialist Equality Party’s US presidential candidates at Humboldt University on Friday. Jerry White and Niles Niemuth spoke via videoconference from Detroit. They delivered speeches and answered questions of those present. Jerry White and Niles Niemuth address meeting of the IYSSE The International Youth and Students for Social Equality (IYSSE) …

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