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October 8, 2014

October 7, 2014

  • Making the case against Obama's new war

    The U.S. empire bears responsibility for the violence and oppression gripping the Middle East today--and its new war will make things worse.

  • No clinics means no choices

    Abortion rights supporters protested in Texas after a federal court decision that effectively closes most of the state's clinics.

  • A tenacious and creative fighter

    Fearless and full of energy, the Lebanese revolutionary socialist Bassem Chit left an impact on everybody he touched.

  • Boom and bust in San Francisco

    San Francisco's skyrocketing rents are pricing working-class people out of the city--and leading to a wave of evictions.

  • Getting tough on all of the above

    With an election ahead, Britain's major parties are competing for the title of who's toughest on...just about anything.

  • 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.

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