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Episode: FJ069 - Kshama Sawant State of Union 2015


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Kshama Sawant - State of Union 2015

On January 20, 2015 Socialist Alternative member and Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant gave the #SocialistResponse to President Obama’s 2015 State of the Union Address. Her closing summary follows.

Let us not forget Obama has carried out unprecedented unconstitutional spying, drone strikes, and a ferocious crackdown on brave whistleblowers like Edward Snowden and Chelsea Manning.

This is why independent working class challengers will be needed.

Candidates who refuse corporate donations, who are financially and politically independent of big business and their two parties.

We need to build our own political voice, a mass political party for working people.

Despite Obama’s speech today, bitter experience has shown we cannot rely on him to deliver.

We must work to build independent movements of working class people, of young people, of women and people of color, and the LGBTQ community.

To fight towards affordable cities, health care and education for all.

Towards a society based on economic justice, equal rights, compassion and an end to racism.

To challenge the domination of the 1%.

Solidarity!

The transcript is here:
http://sawant.seattle.gov/socialist-response-to-the-state-of-the-union-2...

Last year’s, 2014, response by Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant is here:
http://sawant.seattle.gov/response-to-obamas-state-of-the-union-address/
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Published: Jan 20, 2015
Category: Education, ID: FJ069
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Twitter: https://twitter.com/cmkshama
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cmkshama
Blog: http://sawant.seattle.gov
Email: Kshama.Sawant@seattle.gov

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