Having won the helm in the midst of a hurricane, Barack Obama is steadfastly steering the ship of state on the same catastrophic course as his predecessor.
The media are reporting that Obama is open to prosecuting Bush administration officials for sanctioning torture, but that's not exactly what he said.
Eleven-year-old Carl Joseph Walker-Hoover, distraught from being called "fag" and "girlie," became the latest young victim of homophobia when he took his own life.
A professor of English at the College of New Jersey is asking for support against his school's decision to deny him tenure.
Citing a budget gap of $13.5 million, Oregon's Tri-Met public transit agency has proposed severe service reductions for public transit.
The similarities between the South Bronx, the birthplace of hip hop, and Palestine, the home of its exciting resurgence, are striking.
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Whether the statistics show continued recession or a weak recovery, there's one economic fact no one can dispute--things are a lot worse for U.S. workers.
Now isn't the time to cheerlead Obama because those who oppose him on the right are knuckle-dragging lunatics. Now is the time to agitate.
Students at the University of Vermont marched on administration offices April 22 to stage a sit-in in two joint actions.
Today, I stood before the Army, looked a board of officers in the eyes, and told them I thought they were sending people off to participate in war crimes.
The documentary Slingshot Hip Hop tells the story of the struggles of Palestinians through the music of Arab rap artists inside Israel, Gaza and the West Bank.
If the president can dedicate hundreds of billions to bank bailouts, he certainly has the power to offer real help to the unemployed and those losing their homes.
United Educators of San Francisco won a victory in blocking layoffs, but union leaders won’t oppose a retrograde state ballot measure, Proposition 1A.
If George Bush were the one proposing what Barack Obama did at the NATO summit, a lot of people would now be railing against him.
The recently republished book Class Struggle and Resistance in Africa offers important insights into working-class fights and organization in Africa.
Stores in the Highland Mall in Austin, Texas, decided to close early when thousands of African American athletes were in town.
I am a veteran teacher seeking a dialogue with Teach for America teachers regarding a pattern of leaders promoting conservative ideas.
Different political approaches are emerging inside the LGBT struggle over what our aims should be--and how we should fight to achieve them.
In a victory for the Bush lawyers who justified torture, the Obama administration cut a deal with CIA torturers not to prosecute them.
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