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July 8, 2015

  • The EU mob seeks revenge against Greece

    European officials are ready to starve the Greek economy into submission as punishment for the huge "no" vote in the referendum on austerity.

  • Socialism's questions and answers

    More than 1,500 people attended the Socialism 2015 conference in Chicago for a long weekend of political discussion.

  • The torture of solitary

    Solitary confinement and brutal prison conditions translated into a death sentence for Kalief Brown, who took his own life.

  • Giving the regime what it wants

    The assassination of Egypt's top prosecutor only makes the tasks facing already embattled revolutionaries more difficult.

July 7, 2015

July 6, 2015

July 1, 2015

  • The history of a victory

    The Supreme Court's legalization of same-sex marriage is a big step forward--and further evidence that "Without struggle, there is no progress."

  • A no vote against blackmail

    A leading force in SYRIZA's Left Platform describes the stakes in the mobilization for a "no" vote in Greece's referendum.

  • The social construction of race

    Recognizing the fiction of race is necessary to understand the realities of racism and capitalism--and the possibility of liberation.

June 30, 2015

  • The barely-getting-by economy

    Six years into a supposed economic recovery, almost half of the people in the world's richest country couldn't handle a $400 emergency expense.

  • How race is conjured

    The authors of the book Racecraft explain how the fiction of race obscures the real source of racism and inequality today.

  • A place to dance--and argue

    Socialist filmmaker Ken Loach's Jimmy's Hall is about two struggles: fighting evictions and preserving a place to organize.

  • America's firing line

    The frequency of mass shootings in the U.S. has people around the world wondering, "What is it with Americans and guns?"

  • The symbol of hate they still sell

    If the Confederate flag is too toxic to sell, how can Walmart peddle the merchandise of the Washington football team?

  • Views in brief

    Dirty, dangerous and unethical | We want justice for Kumar | That flag belongs in the dustbin | We need gun control

June 29, 2015

  • A civil rights victory long in the making

    The Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage was a sweeping victory in the decades-long struggle to recognize the humanity of LGBT people.

  • Greece's show of defiance

    The SYRIZA government's decision to hold a referendum on European demands for yet more austerity has opened up a new political situation.

  • They need to free Bree

    Sign a petition to support the antiracist activists who took down the Confederate flag from the South Carolina Capitol grounds.

  • Youth protests shake Armenia

    Despite a police crackdown, the streets of the capital of Yerevan are alive with mass protests against an electricity price hike.

  • They can't fight for themselves

    Feras Morad and Hector Morejon were unarmed, but Long Beach police killed them anyway. Their families are fighting back.

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