A battle over the future of public schools in Portland, Ore., is coming to a head, with a teachers' strike looking more and more likely early next year.
The contradictions of economics and politics under capitalism came into sharp relief at the latest international climate conference.
Business interests and the political elite claim to be appalled by Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, but he served their interests for years.
Government agencies and private corporations are increasingly using technology to spy on individuals and their activities.
Dan Snyder's contempt for Native Americans and their feelings about his team's name emanates every time he opens his mouth.
Lawrence and Memorial Hospital bosses have locked out nurses and health care technicians after they held a four-day strike.
Across the country, millions of low-wage workers face fear and anxiety over their scramble to make ends meet--but a resistance is growing.
A veteran at the Boeing plant in Everett, Wash., explains how rank-and-file IAM members defeated a takeaway contract.
We lost a freedom fighter, a poet, a friend and a beautiful soul when former death row prisoner Delbert Tibbs passed away.
An antifascist activist in Greece will go on trial in December over a slanderous lawsuit filed by a supporter of Golden Dawn.
Why has the movement for Texas to secede from the U.S. attracted both fringe elements and more mainstream supporters?
Dr. Carl Hart's High Price takes on the racism, media hysteria and junk science behind the passage of draconian drug laws.
The essays collected in Up the Republic try to map a way forward for the Republic of Ireland in the face of economic crisis.
To say that we're killjoys if we object to the term "brocialism" and explain why is really missing the point.
Almost 80 years after nine innocent Black teenagers were sentenced to die for a crime they didn't commit, the Scottsboro case is still relevant.
Members of the Portland Student Union talk about issues of education justice as the teachers union seeks a fair contract.
A Palestinian activist expresses her unconditional support for the Syrian Revolution at a recent conference.
LGBTQ teens face day-to-day abuse and harassment--and the solutions should go deeper than simply punishing the bullies.
Climate change is upon us, but that doesn't mean we must accept, as a recent article suggests, civilization's collapse.
Ayyub Abdul-Alim refused to serve as an informant in his community, so police in Massachusetts targeted him instead.
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