• Junk-news junkies

    A new report issued by Oxford University details exactly how the hard-line right wing funds and organizes its own "fake news."

  • How do socialists take on gun fundamentalism?

    The emergence of student anti-NRA protest as a vibrant new wing of the anti-Trump resistance requires us to reckon with modern gun politics.

  • Why is the FDA banning Kratom?

    The danger today is not the herb Kratom, but a social system that criminalizes drug abuse and people's only means to cope.

  • Why did Loyola police assault two activists?

    Students at Loyola University in Chicago are protesting the racial profiling and assault of two students of color by campus police after a demonstration.

  • Anti-racism and the uprising against guns

    Black Lives Matter activists have a role to play in expanding the discussion about gun violence and its tremendous range of victims.

  • Militarism at the heart of a violent culture

    Those who want change after Parkland need to connect the issue of mass murder at home to state-sanctioned mass murder abroad.

  • Starving Connecticut's schools

    Connecticut lawmakers are prepared to gut the budget for public schools, but refuse to even consider taxing the rich.

  • Refusing to accept a society steeped in violence

    The collective anger of students responding to the Florida school shooting can begin raising questions about militarism and right-wing fanaticism.

  • The anti-education governor

    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is using the state budget to wage war on students and faculty in the state's higher education system.

  • Fed up with disrespect

    A striker explains how solid picket lines and solidarity helped win Seattle bus drivers a contract with First Student bus company.

  • Trump and the crisis that caused him

    A must-read book of essays, featuring many SW contributors, makes the case that Trump can only be explained by the conditions that preceded him.

  • The terrorist violence that Trump ignores

    The far right is on a killing spree--but the Trump administration is too busy trying to score political points about supposed "Islamic terrorism" to care.

  • Taking on the Google-bro's sexism in Portland

    Portland State activists are preparing to protest James Damore and his sexist ideas about women in the tech industry.

  • The only time Trump cares about people of color

    The State of the Union speech was only the most glaring example of Trump using people of color and our pain as a means to justify racism and violence.

  • Wrapped up in red, white and blue

    Trump's fantasy of a military parade is an exercise in flag-waving--but Republicans aren't the only ones who peddle nationalism.

  • A neo-Nazi flop in Burlington

    Hundreds of people came out on short notice in Burlington to protest the Patriot Front, forcing the fascists to abandon their plans.

  • A national coalition demands transit justice

    Rosa Parks was the inspiration for a national coalition of labor, environmental and civil rights groups to organize Transit Equity Day.

  • A gang that was made in the USA

    The policies that Trump claims will stop MS-13 and other Central American gangs are the same ones that gave rise to them.

  • Marxism and the meaning of materialism

    Historical materialism is the cornerstone of Karl Marx's theories and views--but how does this concept help us explain the world?

  • A lesson in how to fight for Black lives

    The success of the Black Lives Matter at School week of action shows the potential for organizing an open and proud stand against racism.

  • Trump's campaign of terror against immigrants

    The racist in the White House is demanding every anti-immigrant measure he can think of--while ICE is stepping up raids and arrests across the U.S.

  • Protesters rally to free Davia Spain

    Davia Spain was released from jail after hundreds came out to defend the wrongfully accused Bay Area activist and trans woman.

  • This church harasses women

    New York City pro-choice activists rallied outside a church whose members badger women entering a nearby abortion clinic.

  • Trump's Medicaid rules work just fine for bosses

    The Trump plan to allow work requirements in the Medicaid health system threatens grave consequences for the most vulnerable.

  • Black students and teachers matter

    Black Lives Matter at School is a week of action involving educators who are bringing resistance to racism into the classroom.