resolution on the u.s. working class
in the U.S. are the most important proletariat in the world, as their social
peace with the U.S. exploiters is the social basis of the U.S. imperialism. The
multiracial, multiethnic working class of the U.S. does not have a political
independent tradition, even a social democratic heritage, in this conditions are
forced to be an appendage of the capitalists. This situation, which was cemented
by the Communist Party USA policy of popular front with Roosevelt in the 1930s,
is coming to a rapid end.
to the bureaucracy politics, the union membership in the U.S. failed from 35% in
1955 to 12% in 2004. The basic Social Security and overtime work laws are one
the chopping block. The union bureaucrats refuse to intervene, even in defense
of the traditional labor aristocracy: airline pilots, auto workers, longshoreman.
At the bottom, the union bureaucrats choose not to prevent scabs at the historic
grocery strike and employer lockout in California.
workers must organize a party, must intervene among the unemployed, in union
fractions and call for a Labor Party, act in defense of immigrant labor, so that
the vanguard may directly confront the struggle. The resistance solidarity in
the working class is episodically present: in Flint, in Los Angeles, in Oakland
and San Francisco, and in Decatur. The unions must be forced to win a new life
for the workers and the oppressed, expelling the union bureaucrats. Only a
revolutionary workers party can lead this fight against the imperialist led
by: Workers Action (US)
in favor: Majority