President Trump's reinstatement of the ban on transgender individuals serving in the US military has sparked outrage, but it's crucial to critique the institution of the armed forces and center anti-imperialism in the trans struggle. Trans liberation is not about gender non-conforming bodies in military uniforms killing civilians overseas.
We don't need yet another unprovable debate about the effects on jobs of raising the minimum wage. What we actually need and should be demanding is an economic system that provides full employment, decent incomes and support for those who cannot work.
Nationwide protests have slowed down Republican lawmakers' attempts to strip people in the US of their health care, but the fight is far from over, say Anastasia Bacigalupo of California and Lauren Klinkhammer of Arizona, both of whom live with disabilities and risk losing coverage.