September 6, 2016

SEP presidential candidate Jerry White speaks to workers at Detroit Labor Day event

Socialist Equality Party presidential candidate Jerry White spoke to workers Monday at the annual Labor Day parade in downtown Detroit sponsored by the Detroit Metropolitan AFL-CIO. As in years past the event served as a campaign vehicle for the Democratic Party, in particular Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Attending this year’s parade was Clinton’s husband, former president Bill Clinton, who …

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August 26, 2016

SEP presidential candidate Jerry White campaigns at Detroit auto factory

Socialist Equality Party presidential candidate Jerry White took his campaign to a Detroit-area auto factory Thursday to speak to workers about the critical issues raised by the 2016 election, including the mounting threat of war, the growth of social inequality and attacks on democratic rights. White received a warm response from workers. Many expressed disgust with the choice between the …

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August 4, 2016

Stop the war drive in Syria and Libya! Workers of the world unite against war!

Behind the backs of the American people, President Obama has ordered US military jets to bomb Libya even as the White House ratchets up its military intervention in Syria. As the Socialist Equality Party candidate for US president, I denounce these criminal actions that are causing more death and destruction in countries that have already suffered horribly from years of …

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July 28, 2016

Sanders heaps praise on the “billionaire class’s” chosen candidate

By SEP (US) candidate for president Jerry White— Bernie Sanders’ ringing endorsement of Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention Monday night was an exercise in deceit and cynicism aimed at painting the candidate of Wall Street and the Pentagon as a champion of ordinary working people. Listening to his servile remarks, one might be forgiven for asking why Sanders …

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June 29, 2016

The West Virginia floods and America’s class divide

By SEP Presidential Candidate Jerry White — Residents of West Virginia are facing an immense cleanup and reconstruction effort in the aftermath of the flash floods that killed at least 23 people and destroyed or damaged thousands of homes, bridges and roads. As of Tuesday, hundreds were living in emergency shelters, 7,000 remained without power, and health officials were warning …

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June 24, 2016

Clinton’s right-wing economic agenda and the fight for socialism

By SEP Presidential Candidate Jerry White — Wednesday’s speech by Hillary Clinton in Raleigh, North Carolina makes it clear the Democratic Party’s presumptive presidential candidate, if elected in November, would escalate the anti-worker economic agenda of the Obama administration that has already created the greatest levels of social inequality in modern American history. Since clinching the nomination, Clinton has sought …

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June 22, 2016

The working class must stop the Carrier factory closures!

As the Socialist Equality Party’s candidate for US president, I urge all workers, in the US and internationally, to oppose the planned closure of the Carrier heating equipment plants in Indiana, which threatens the jobs of 2,100 workers. Workers must take up this fight themselves. Bitter experience—from the closure of the GM and Navistar plants in Indianapolis and hundreds of …

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May 27, 2016

Stop the CWA betrayal of the Verizon strike!

The WSWS Verizon Strike Newsletter is holding an emergency call-in information meeting on Sunday, May 29 at 7:00 PM Eastern Time. To participate, call 213-416-1560 and enter PIN 581 991 086#.  To participate in the meeting, call 213-416-1560 and enter PIN: 581 991 086# at 7:00 pm Eastern Time on Sunday. After 10 days of secret talks in Washington, DC overseen …

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May 27, 2016

Socialist Equality Party candidates campaign at Fiat Chrysler Warren Truck plant

Socialist Equality Party presidential candidate Jerry White and vice presidential candidate Niles Niemuth campaigned among autoworkers at the Fiat Chrysler Warren Truck Plant outside Detroit Thursday, receiving a warm response. SEP presidential candidate Jerry White campaigning at the Chrysler Warren Truck Plant SEP campaigners distributed the latest edition of the World Socialist Web SiteAutoworker Newsletter. The Newsletter carried a lead …

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