After Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin backed away from a single-payer health care plan, activists are discussing next steps.
Two victims of the racist prison system in Ohio reconstruct their conversations about the rise of the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
The Democratic governor of New York is waging a Tea Party-style assault on the concept of public education.
Survivors of Chicago police torture are working with activists, attorneys and family members to demand reparations.
The musical The Last Ship, written by Sting, features workers who occupy a shipyard and take inspiration from Marx.
The likely victory of a radical left party in Greece's national elections this weekend is the product of years of economic crisis and mass struggle.
The referendum on Scottish independence didn't win, but it has fueled a radicalization based on new possibilities for the left.
The only way forward is to challenge Islamophobia by fighting for the realization of the Arab Spring revolutions.
A fellow veteran of the socialist movement pays tribute to the remarkable life of a dear friend and comrade.
A former Army Ranger offers his own experience to young people who may consider joining the military.
El presidente francés, François Hollande, y los líderes del mundo están utilizando los asesinatos en París para promover una agenda reaccionaria.
Across Europe, governments, political parties and anti-immigrant organizations are ratcheting up the atmosphere of bigotry and hate.
What would we learn if a SYRIZA-led government took the European Union at its word and audited all of Greece's debt?
Talha Ahsan never met Mike Marqusee, but his books and letters sustained Ahsan during eight long years behind bars.
The list of nominees for the 87th Academy Awards is out, and it's the whitest that it's been in almost 20 years.
History tells us that if the government can determine what speech is "legitimate," all progressive political forces will suffer.
We can oppose the killings at Charlie Hebdo without endorsing racism--nor ignoring government threats to free expression.
The new film Selma depicts the three-month-long campaign 50 years ago that was a pivotal moment of the civil rights movement.
The two women who initiated the December 13 anti-police violence protest in New York discuss their experiences.
An attempted bomb attack on the NAACP office in Colorado Springs has received almost no media attention.
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