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November 26, 2014

  • The American way of violence and injustice

    When those in power preach at us to be peaceful, what they really mean is they don't want us to challenge their authority to be violent.

  • When racism wears a badge

    There can be no question that African American life is both cheap and expendable in the eyes of law enforcement.

  • A cease-fire in the war on the undocumented?

    Obama portrays his executive order as a "victory" for immigrants, but its limits show that the racist right still sets the agenda.

  • The real Thanksgiving story

    The time-worn tale of Pilgrims and Indians happily sharing a meal covers up a legacy of land theft and genocide.

  • Planning for BDS at Stanford

    The Stanford University community turned out to hear Palestinian students talk about organizing against Israel's apartheid.

  • Views in brief

    Celebrating Darby Tillis | How Boston steals from the poor | UTLA needs to fight for teachers | A hero for helping women | Why the Democrats crashed

November 25, 2014

  • Justice denied yet again

    A St. Louis grand jury let Mike Brown's killer go free, but people are taking to the streets to send a message: We won't stop demanding justice.

  • Still a war for oil and empire

    Obama needs the mantle of humanitarian intervention to win over a public tired of killing and dying for imperialism in the Middle East.

  • Conflict Kitchen cooks again

    A take-out eatery and art project serving Palestinian food has reopened after a death threat forced it to close briefly.

  • Running scared of the UK Greens

    The argument from Britain's mainstream parties against voting for a radical alternative is that they're "unelectable."

  • Why Warren doesn't move me

    There are more reasons than policy not to get swept up in the fervor of a possible Elizabeth Warren presidential run.

November 24, 2014

  • A struggle erupts over UC tuition hikes

    Thousands of students at the 10 University of California campuses will walk out of classes in defiance of a stunning 30 percent tuition hike.

  • Show your support for Rodney

    You can stand up for Rodney Reed as he faces being put to death in Texas in two months for a crime he didn't commit.

  • Taking on the test

    More Than a Score compiles essays by teachers, students and parents on the front lines of the struggle against testing.

  • A shield for the marginalized

    I was one of those who made a revolution that toppled two dictators--and we are crossing our fingers it will topple the third.

  • Beyond the NFL drug raids

    The NFL has long acted like the sporting equivalent of Goldman Sachs--too big to fail. But those days may be over.

  • ¿Por qué temen a Ferguson?

    El heroísmo y el trabajo de los activistas de Ferguson y de todo el país preparan el terreno para una revuelta más profunda aún contra el racismo.

November 21, 2014

  • Why are they afraid of Ferguson?

    The heroism of Ferguson's rebels and the work of activists beyond is setting the stage for a deeper revolt against racism and oppression.

November 20, 2014

  • The war on giving

    The arrest of a 90-year-old man in Fort Lauderdale for serving hot meals to those in need is the latest example of a wave of "homeless hate laws."

  • Cocaine, contras and the CIA

    Kill the Messenger recounts an ugly chapter in the history of U.S. imperialism--along with the media's shameful complicity.

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