Students at four campuses in the Boston area marked the 26th anniversary of the world's worst chemical disaster in Bhopal, India.
Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens has declared that he no longer supports a death penalty system that he once helped to restart.
In his book Live Working or Die Fighting, Paul Mason describes in vivid detail some of the great historical battles of the international labor movement.
The new book Trotsky: Downfall of a Revolutionary chronicles the last years of the Russian revolutionary leader.
Cam Newton, the likely winner of college football's Heisman Trophy, is being scapegoated to save the illusion of student athletics.
With time running out for the passage of the DREAM Act, there are questions about the bill and the current strategy for winning it.
When union leaders make statements opposing Obama's anti-union policies, this creates an opening for rank-and-filers to call for concrete action.
WikiLeaks is doing important work, but this doesn't mean Julian Assange should get uncritical support as he faces charges for sexual assault.
Barack Obama has agreed to give Republicans what they've been demanding all year--an extension of the Bush-era tax cuts for the super-rich.
The "international manhunt" for Julian Assange ended when the WikiLeaks founder turned himself in--and was promptly locked up in a British jail.
You can tell the British students protesting fee increases are having an impact because everyone dismisses them as "middle class."
Administrators at a Chicago school named after a Latino labor organizer are out to crush a union organizing drive.
Students for Justice in Palestine set up a mock checkpoint to dramatize the daily injustices endured by students living under Israel's occupation.
Nearly 300 students took part in a walkout and rally at the University of Texas to protest impending cuts to identity studies programs.
Barack Obama's deficit commission issued a report recommending unprecedented austerity measures that will serve as a model for future budget proposals.
The U.S. cables released by WikiLeaks may not reveal anything very new, but they provide a snapshot of how U.S. foreign policy works.
A Chicago family is facing eviction--but they know they have the full support of their neighborhood and anti-eviction activists.
Vietnam's would-be conquerors were repelled, one after another, though at an immeasurable cost. But the country faces a last battle.
Looking for ideas to take care of your holiday shopping list? Or something to get you through the winter months? Our writers have some suggestions.
The media has all but ignored a recent report that median home prices plummeted from September to October--and what it means for workers.
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