If U.S. persecution against Julian Assange succeeds, the left--and all struggles against oppression--will pay the price, too.
The war against universal health care reflects not only corporate power, but also the cruel contempt that the elites have for ordinary people.
There's a target painted on your back--and the Republicans who are taking over in the House this month are getting ready to pull the trigger.
Not only Julian Assange, but anyone involved in WikiLeaks, could be swept up if the government prosecutes him under the Espionage Act.
Tucker Carlson's efforts to dehumanize Vick and paint him as a killable individual expose once again Fox News' vile racism.
Sexual assault within the ranks of the military is a systemic problem that forced the Pentagon to conduct annual reporting.
Whistleblower Wendell Potter has laid bare the health care industry's carefully crafted deceptions about proposals for reform.
On New Year's Day, nearly 100 people gathered at the Fruitvale BART station to remember Oscar Grant III and other victims of police brutality.
For Marxists, there is an inseparable link between racism and capitalism--and therefore a commitment to fighting racism as part of the struggle for socialism.
The FBI's targeting of Muslims has left many people in the community frightened, but Bay Area activists are organizing a challenge.
More and more people are questioning Western governments' foreign policies that seem tailored to satisfy Israel.
The president of the Committee for the Abolition of Third World Debt looks at the global debt crisis--and how some smaller nations are refusing to pay.
The blame for the bungled job for clearing New York City streets of snow belongs on the state and New York City governments.
Our banners shouldn't say "Defend Assange," but "Defend Bradley Manning and WikiLeaks" or "WikiLeaks is not a terrorist organization."
The never-ending drive for profit and the imperial power politics dictate the chronic inability of world leaders to make progress on climate change.
The reaction of shock and sadness to the news of his death speaks volumes about the deep impression that Kevin Chojczak has left on all of us.
Campus chapters of Students for Justice in Palestine express their solidarity with the targets of a federal witch-hunt.
Ted Rall's new book The Anti-American Manifesto is an audacious, though flawed, call for fundamental change in U.S. society.
Coordinated actions by hotel workers in San Francisco, Honolulu and Chicago were part of a UNITE HERE push for fair contracts.
Protesters joined Noelia Ramos outside her house to stop a foreclosure auction and keep her family in their home for the holidays.
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