National

  • Berkeley faculty ready to boycott the alt-right

    Hundreds of faculty and graduate students at UC Berkeley are planning an all-campus boycott as the alt-right plans to invade.

  • Campus crusaders for hate

    Get ready: The right wing--from pro-Trump College Republicans to well-dressed reactionaries to outright fascists--is coming for your college.

  • We won't let them silence us at Ohio University

    Students and faculty at Ohio University are responding to a new administration policy that effectively forbids political activity.`

  • The prejudices of a moral panic against women

    Poor women already face obstacles raising their children, but they're being put under greater scrutiny, especially over drug use.

  • Pension workers strike for their pensions

    Workers who handle health care and pension funds for several Seattle-area unions find themselves in a fight for their own benefits.

  • Coming together against hate in Syracuse

    A new coalition calling itself Syracuse United Against Hate has united to prepare for opposing far-right mobilizations.

  • Make DePaul a real sanctuary campus

    Providing a welcoming environment for undocumented students should include doing everything possible to challenge ICE.

  • The right tried to return to Portland...and failed

    More than 1,000 well-organized protesters successfully prevented the far right from making a comeback in the Pacific Northwest.

  • Madison rallies to defend DACA

    A march led by undocumented students took over the Wisconsin State Capitol building in Madison in a spirited show of defiance.

  • Santa Fe brutalizes Native activists

    Santa Fe police attacked Native activists protesting a city celebration of conquest, and local officials are backing the cops.

  • DeVos is turning back the clock on survivors

    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' plan to roll back Title IX protections is the latest in a series of insults to sexual assault survivors.

  • The right won't intimidate us

    Provocateurs from the far right at UC-Berkeley are attempting to monitor and disrupt meetings of leftist groups.

  • San Diego County workers deserve better

    Union leaders canceled a planned two-day strike by San Diego County workers and are recommending approval of a weak deal.

  • The lessons of Katrina that haven't been learned

    Two SW contributors who were trapped in New Orleans by Hurricane Katrina consider the striking parallels with today's unnatural natural disasters.

  • What caused the Eagle Creek fire?

    The causes of a raging wildfire 45 miles outside Portland, Oregon, are human-made, but not in the way officials are saying.

  • Solidarity is the solution to the far right's threats

    Students at Cal State Fullerton in southern California are confronting right-wingers who want to bring Milo Yiannopoulos to campus.

  • The police versus Michael Bennett

    The Las Vegas police union is going all out to attack NFL player Michael Bennett after he spoke out about their abuse.

  • Seattle's new fight for Housing for All

    A new campaign is addressing the homeless crisis in Seattle--and demanding housing for all and an end to anti-homeless sweeps.

  • No, Mr. President, we're not having a good time

    The full tragedy of Harvey is still emerging, but what makes it all the more frustrating is that the decisions of those in power made it so much worse.

  • Why are they obstructing anti-racist speech?

    In Berkeley, the right has used "free speech" as a cover for its violence--and powerful liberals are letting them get away with it.

  • Tax the rich to save Connecticut schools

    Under Connecticut Gov. Malloy's plan, state education funding would be cut by between 30 and 100 percent in many school districts.

  • Outrage against DACA repeal takes the streets

    People across the U.S. turned anger at the repeal of DACA into action at quickly organized protests, sit-ins and walkouts.

  • Why the right wages war on affirmative action

    Trump and loyal minion Jeff Sessions are taking aim at affirmative action programs for student admissions in higher education.

  • Who was the real threat in Berkeley?

    A deluge of denunciations of Antifa and the Black Bloc followed in the wake of the anti-fascist mobilizations in the Bay Area.

  • The "science" that bolsters racism

    Politicians may call fascists "un-American," but the "scientific" racism of eugenics was very much a made-in-the-USA dogma.