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February 19, 2015

  • Brian was just doing his job

    Should NBC anchor Brian Williams be singled out for lying about the news--or does this conspiracy go higher up?

  • The NYPD tries to derail our fight

    Activists need to be visible in combatting racist police policies and the political establishment that enables them.

  • Not all atheists are alike

    Asserting a disbelief in God doesn't have to mean saying that people who believe in God are stupid or inherently violent.

February 18, 2015

  • The imperial conflict over Ukraine heats up

    The U.S. and Russia are locked in a spiraling conflict over Ukraine--the result of a deadly game of imperialist move and counter-move.

  • Demonstrating their determination in Greece

    The showdown between the Greek government and Europe's rulers is at a critical stage, but the mood on the streets is one of hope and solidarity.

  • A death in Argentina

    The investigation into an Argentine prosecutor's death is raising far-reaching questions about the Kirchner government.

  • Unwavering for the cause of Palestine

    Palestine and the Arab world has lost an eminent scholar, a committed Palestinian patriot and a progressive Arab nationalist.

  • Gentrification is the real scandal

    Little League Inc. is attempting to strip the players from Jackie Robinson West of not only their title but their dignity.

  • A costillas de todos nosotros

    El capitalismo ha esparcido a todos los rincones del mundo un sistema con fines de lucro, donde la riqueza es usada para conseguir más riqueza.

February 12, 2015

  • The toxic hate behind the Chapel Hill murders

    The killing of three Muslim college students was written off as a "parking dispute"--but the sickening role of Islamophobia is plain to see.

  • Why is measles back?

    To challenge the opposition to vaccination, we need less condescending snark and more activism for strong public health care.

  • Climate activists have to stand with the strikers

    Striking oil workers are showing how to take on the oil industry--and the climate justice movement needs to stand with them.

  • Making NativeLivesMatter

    Many Natives Americans have been inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement to take up a new slogan of their own.

  • The "national unity" trap

    The French government wants to force us to unite with those we should oppose, and oppose those with whom we should unite.

  • The anti-fascist fight isn't finished in Greece

    Anti-fascists in Greece confronted Golden Dawn's mobilization in late January, but the fight against the Nazis isn't finished.

February 11, 2015

  • SYRIZA, socialists and the struggles ahead

    Two revolutionary socialists from Greece answer questions about the historic victory of the left and the tests that will come soon for the new government.

  • Soldiers in the war at home

    The militarization of police that shocked people after Ferguson is rooted in the long failure known as the "war on drugs."

  • The mirage of reconstruction

    A new group in Gaza is drawing attention to the ongoing humanitarian crisis and the lack of accountability in the reconstruction effort.

  • Podemos marches for change

    After years of street protests and strikes, the political period that began with Spain's May 15 movement has moved into a new phase.

  • The problems with Varoufakis' gamble

    Europe's financial elite will have no reason to concede unless the SYRIZA government threatens to cancel the debt unilaterally.

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