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October 7, 2014

  • Views in brief

    A healthy dose of skepticism | The source of Big Brown's wealth | Age discrimination at UPS | All about the numbers | Who impacts policy?

October 6, 2014

  • Ebola and the epidemic of fear

    One week after the first U.S. case of Ebola was diagnosed, racism and scaremongering have spread infinitely faster than the disease itself.

  • A Texas union stands with Salaita

    The Texas State Employees Union general assembly unanimously passed a resolution in support of fired professor Steven Salaita.

  • Why the Syrian rebels oppose U.S. air strikes

    Most anti-Assad forces in Syria are opposing U.S. air strikes aimed not only at ISIS, but Islamist groups fighting the regime.

  • Let there be uproar

    In September, some 100,000 people marched in Kolkata, India, against police violence and for gender justice.

  • The legacy of a bigot

    Unionist politician Ian Paisley shouldn't be remembered as a "peacemaker" but the embodiment of everything reactionary about Northern Ireland politics.

October 3, 2014

October 2, 2014

  • Protecting the university, failing rape survivors

    College administrators are being exposed for their incompetence, negligence and outright hostility to students who make sexual assault complaints.

  • Sending soldiers to save lives?

    As the first U.S. case of Ebola is identified, the Obama administration response to the epidemic in Africa is to send U.S. troops.

  • Project Gentrify in Oakland

    City leaders and real estate barons want to redevelop West Oakland, but there's only one problem: people already live there.

  • What we want after the march

    The only possible world for our children is the one that we wrestle from the hands of those who are poisoning the present.

  • A precious history

    Hundreds of Greek socialists celebrated the launch of a book that collects documents from the Communist International.

October 1, 2014

  • The left Democrat mirage

    Remember when liberals were celebrating a new crop of heroes like Elizabeth Warren and Bill de Blasio? Not so much anymore--and here's why.

  • The Greens are gaining steam in New York

    The Green Party's Howie Hawkins and Brian Jones are surpassing all expectations in their campaign in New York state.

  • Fighting back at Mexico's Poli

    Students are mobilizing in huge numbers to defend Mexico's prestigious engineering university from neoliberal "reform."

  • Another Colgate is possible

    More than 500 Colgate University students came to together to be part of a 100-hour sit-in to oppose racism and discrimination.

  • Views in brief

    A desperate act at UPS | UPS pushed her out | Who's cashing in at UW? | Is Michfest changing? | Not just a Washington problem

September 30, 2014

  • A war of terror and hate

    It's the 21st-century version of the old recruiting poster: Uncle Sam wants you...to hate Muslim "extremists" and trust him to go to war again.

  • Hong Kong in the streets

    Hong Kong has taken to the streets to protest the lack of democracy and government corruption.

  • Getting the union moving at NYU

    Members of a reform slate were elected onto the bargaining team for NYU's Graduate Student Organizing Committee.

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