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February 28, 2017

  • Smearing the women's strike

    A New York Post story attacking organizers of the International Women's Strike betrays how threatened the right wing is by dissent.

  • A happy ending at the Oscars

    The bizarre end of this year’s ceremony left the Best Picture Oscar with a low-budget film about poverty, racism and homophobia.

  • How do we honor Chance Baker's life?

    The killing of a homeless man by police in Portland, Maine, should be a wake-up call, but city officials aren't taking action.

  • ¿Vale la pena protestar?

    Es a menudo difícil imaginar tener un impacto sobre la sociedad. Las protestas masivas nos ayudan en ese proceso de imaginación y transformación.

February 27, 2017

  • The rise of the bad jobs economy

    Work with irregular hours, variable earnings and temporary status is becoming more common than ever--and it's fueling working-class discontent.

  • Meet Dr. "Poverty Is a Choice" Carson

    With Ben Carson taking over Housing and Urban Development, the prospects don't look good for affordable housing--or poor people.

  • Ten proposals for the European left

    A set of proposals circulating among leftists in Europe are meant to push for economic and social justice in the European Union.

  • Imaginers of a new future

    An exhibition of Russian art from the time of the 1917 revolution gives a taste of the elation of revolutionaries in a new world.

  • Tooth and nail against "right to work"

    Congress and the White House can carry through national "right to work" legislation. It will have to be fought tooth and nail.

February 24, 2017

  • Why we're taking action on March 8

    A National Planning Committee member for International Women's Strike USA on March 8 talks about the high hopes for this day of resistance.

  • Greece's radical left after SYRIZA

    The experience of SYRIZA in Greece and the left's role in it from its founding has drawn out a series of ongoing lessons.

  • The left can't litigate Trump into submission

    Trump's first travel ban directed at Muslims suffered a stinging legal defeat, but we shouldn't put our faith in a legal strategy.

  • Defending a Seattle Dreamer

    Activists are protesting for a Dreamer detained by ICE in the latest example of the Trump regime's anti-immigrant assault.

  • For Tibet against its oppressors

    Socialists should see Chinese rule over Tibet for what it: colonial oppression that must be opposed with support for self-determination.

February 23, 2017

February 22, 2017

  • Army Corps deadline looms at Standing Rock

    Water protectors fighting the Dakota Access Pipeline face an eviction order after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers capitulated to the Trump regime.

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