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July 31, 2014

  • Poor people: Use the rear door

    Why would a Manhattan building with a separate, rear entrance for low-income people--a "poor door"--receive city subsidies?

  • Locking the poor out

    A new plan punishes public-housing residents by raising rents as an incentive to work--whether or not there are jobs available.

July 30, 2014

  • The West Bank rises up against war in Gaza

    Israel's onslaught against Gaza has been met in the West Bank by some of the largest and most militant protests in more than a decade.

  • The refugees are welcome here

    Activists are mobilizing across the Southwest to confront anti-immigrant groups and counter their message of hate.

  • Standing against the counterrevolution

    A now-imprisoned member of Egypt's Revolutionary Socialists talks about the challenges facing the Egyptian left.

  • What does tech mean for the left?

    It's important to take stock of the growing digital workforce and what it means for Marxist theory and socialist practice.

  • A call to arms for our schools

    Mark Naison's Badass Teachers Unite! provides a full-throated defense of public education--and a vision to change it.

  • Labor must stand for Gaza

    Labor for Palestine is calling on unions in the U.S. to speak out against Israel's war on Gaza and the U.S. support for Israel.

July 29, 2014

  • Resistance is justified when Gaza is occupied

    Those who support Palestinian self-determination must challenge Israel's justifications for war--and that means setting the record straight about Hamas.

  • How can we protect our clinics?

    Since the Supreme Court's ruling against buffer zones, reproductive rights activists are debating how to stop the right.

  • Freedom of religion for whom?

    The double standards of the U.S. and its allies are a prime factor in the suffering of people of all religions in the Middle East.

  • Why is India courting Israel?

    According to the government of Narendra Modi, maintaining a relationship with Israel is worth a few wounded Indian protesters.

  • La frontera es anti-obrera

    La "frontera segura" significará más sufrimiento, no sólo para los inmigrantes, sino para todos los trabajadores.

July 28, 2014

July 24, 2014

  • A flood of solidarity with Palestine

    The scenes of devastation from Gaza are moving more people to speak out--from street protests to statements of solidarity and conscience.

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