During the mid-1990s, the struggle of workers at A.E. Staley in Decatur, Ill., became the center of a labor upsurge in the central Illinois "War Zone."
The bigots who seek to exploit economic and social uncertainty to spread a message of hate and fear against Muslims must be confronted.
U.S. audiences want to hear Afghan women's rights and antiwar activist Malalai Joya, but the Obama administration is denying her a visa.
It is time for the world's people, particularly the most exploited and downtrodden, to reclaim control over our common destiny.
How do you make an unspeakable act of sexual violence against an 11-year-old worse? Imply that she was "asking for it."
A struggle is building against a new tar sands refinery in Alberta, Canada--and the Big Oil's shipment of massive equipment to the site.
Hundreds of people attended demonstrations in Chicago and Seattle on the eighth anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Iraq.
It isn't just natural disasters that threaten the 104 U.S. nuclear plants--it's also the inevitability of an error because of cost-cutting and the profit motive.
In Wisconsin, the left should contest the recall elections with independent candidates committed to a "no concessions" platform.
Humanity's appetite for power and weapons has resulted in the Earth being dotted with nuclear power plants and enrichment facilities.
The U.S.-led air and missile assault on Libya is aimed at derailing the Arab revolutions and asserting imperialist domination in an oil-rich country.
Jean-Bertrand Aristide's return to the country from which he was kidnapped seven years ago will transform Haitian politics.
The barring of Malalai Joya from the U.S. underlines the hypocrisy of the U.S. claim that it is liberating women in Afghanistan.
Loretta Capeheart, a professor at Chicago's Northeastern Illinois University, has gotten alarming news about her right to dissent.
A new collection of the letters of Polish socialist Rosa Luxemburg provides important insights into the life of the renowned writer, theoretician and organizer.
Lupe Fiasco's new album Lasers is finally out, after threats of protest reversed Atlantic Records' attempts to shelve it.
More than 1,000 labor activists, union organizers and students protested a Washington, D.C., fundraiser organized by Wisconsin Republicans.
Hundreds of anti-racists turned out to block the neo-Nazi National Socialist Movement from marching near Los Angeles.
Throughout his career, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's slavish devotion to corporate interests has ensured a steady flow of business support and big money.
Though it has taken place outside the media spotlight, the struggle in Tunisia has made crucial advances since the fall of a dictator.
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