The right wing is exploiting an attack on a mentally disabled man in Chicago to advance a campaign of racist hate and repression.
Looking at the racist presidential campaigns of Alabama Gov. George Wallace can help us make sense of Trump's appeal today.
Barack Obama won the White House on a promise to reorder how Washington does business--but his record proves that he had different priorities.
Anti-Muslim bigotry is a key ingredient in the toxic brew that is fueling a wave of right-wing nationalism in countries around the world.
The president-elect's closed-door meeting with Democratic-supporting tech executives surprised some people, but it shouldn't have.
Rogue One almost delivers, but ultimately, the film doesn't give its cast the satisfying story and characters they deserve.
Today's labor radicals can learn from the socialists who helped organize the CIO and mobilize the militant upsurge of the 1930s.
Failures of capitalist "democracy" are producing disillusion with mainstream politics and space for the far right to grow.
An anti-abortion law enacted in Ohio will be the sign of things to come under Donald Trump--unless we build the fight to defend our rights.
A section of the international left is ignoring or even justifying the slaughter of Syrians who rose up against a dictatorial regime.
Two years after the oil price crash, some certainties remain: a world of environmental chaos and oil-fuelled imperialist conflict.
We thank all those who have supported the water protectors. Now, we must keep up pressure on until the Black Snake is dead.
Don't support Assad. Don't support Russia. Don't support Iran. You can't call yourself an anti-imperialist if you do.
Donald Trump's promises to heat up the U.S. economy in order to boost job creation is a cover for another massive handout to the wealthiest.
As a Syrian who identifies with the left, I am appalled by those who call themselves left-wingers, but who stand with the Assads.
The water protectors have managed to share a sacred fire under Arctic conditions and create a strong, well-organized community.
A recent book chronicles the lives of people living in a low-income residential hotel--and the community they struggle to create.
Donald Trump, more than any other Republican president, could provoke mass opposition as a result of his overreach.
Water protectors and their supporters are fearful that DAPL won't stay blocked, but there's substance to this victory that gives us something to build on.
In this week's column, see how the other not-even-close-to-half buys their presents: Find a quisling to tell them what to get.
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