The countries that have masqueraded as socialist--from the former USSR to China and Cuba--turned Marxism upside down.
New York City unions and liberal groups are celebrating a new mayor, but Bill de Blasio will face an immediate test of his promise to reduce inequality.
Solidarity activists are speaking out against the Egyptian military's crackdown on leading left-wing figures and their organizations.
On Black Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year, workers and supporters protested at more than 1,000 Walmart stores.
The feminist movement lost one of its most influential literary figures with the recent death of novelist Doris Lessing.
The most basic, overriding feature in the world of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is naked class inequality.
A leading Palestinian solidarity organization is asking for support against a legal threat to all social justice activism.
A Thai dissident explains the background to recent anti-government protests, and why they represent a threat to democracy.
The arrangement established under a proposed deal between the U.S. and Afghan governments would be occupation by another name.
Six months after Rigoberto Arceo was killed by an LA County sheriff's deputy, his family is continuing to demand justice.
Workers at two Chicago Whole Foods stores scored a victory when they walked off the job the day before Thanksgiving.
Close to 500 people gathered in Chicago to commemorate a barely known chapter in the fight for civil rights in the North.
The issue for Palestinians is: Do we have a solution based on equality and respect or one based on capitulation?
What do we say about a world where the act of playing football has turned so many historical racial tropes upside down?
Recent controversies over the Common Core education standards underscore just how arrogant and out of touch its cheerleaders are.
Hondurans took to the streets to protest fraud after the announcement of an election victory for the ruling National Party.
Letter carrier Tyson Jerome Barnette was killed while making late deliveries--an all-too-common routine for postal workers.
Students showed their solidarity with AFSCME Local 3299 workers during a one-day strike at the University of California.
Palestinian activists have united to oppose Israel's plans to dislocate Bedouin Arabs and build Jewish-only settlements instead.
We had a "Strikesgiving" win when Whole Foods workers in Chicago won the right to take Thanksgiving off.
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