The mass strike by public-sector workers in South Africa highlighted growing inequality and austerity measures in a country hit hard by the crisis.
Christian Right fanatics in Gainesville, Fla., are planning "Burn a Koran Day"--but activists will send a message that their hate won't be tolerated.
An American freelance journalist who writes about the struggle of the Kurdish people talks about his detention in Turkey.
The lack of imagination and purpose in the Labour Party seemed obvious when leadership candidates were asked if they considered themselves socialists.
I know that if other CCSF students have been feeling the squeeze as much as I have, we can mobilize and have our basic demands met.
The economic crisis is dragging on--and all Barack Obama has to offer is chump change on infrastructure spending, plus more corporate tax breaks.
A member of the Labor Party Pakistan describes the impact of the catastrophic floods in her country--and the government's inept response.
A homeless Native American man became the latest victim of the brutal Seattle police when an officer shot him four times, killing him on the spot.
The real center of power in Thailand, lurking behind the throne of King Bhumibol and doing the bidding of the elite, is the military.
Charter backers are creating an education marketplace in Houston that looks a lot like the industries from which they draw support, including Big Oil.
In an otherwise wonderful article, Mike Marqusee claims that "there is no evidence that circumcision affects HIV spread." This is not true.
The emergence of the Tea Partiers and the looming GOP victory in November has led to a revival of the idea that the U.S. population is basically conservative.
The privatization of millions of acres of land in Africa is helping to fuel a crisis of hunger and displacement across the continent.
If the government's charges against Pfc. Bradley Manning are true, then he is a hero, not a criminal, says the founder of a Web site defending him.
Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig is ducking immigrant rights activists who want to know why the 2011 All-Star Game is still slated for Arizona.
ILWU Local 5 and its rank and file are building a strike fund in anticipation of next year's contract battle at Powell's Books.
State budget cuts in social services are so deep that many programs and agencies are disappearing--precisely at a moment when they're needed most.
The floodwaters are finally beginning to recede a month after they tore through Pakistan, but the devastation left in their wake is vast.
Mott's workers marked their 100th day on strike with a big show of community support--and by taking their picket to other cities.
North Star, a memoir by the late Peter Camejo, tells the story of a life dedicated to struggles for justice and the fight for socialism.
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