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May 5, 2015

  • The problem with Bernie Sanders

    Bernie Sanders has kicked off a campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination, but he is far from the "bold alternative" his supporters claim.

  • All day for Freddie Gray

    The murder of Freddie Gray by six Baltimore cops sparked solidarity protests across the U.S. in late April and early May.

  • The Civil War becomes a revolutionary war

    For the North to defeat the Southern Confederacy, the Union Army had to be transformed into an army of liberation.

  • The trigger-happiest of them all

    Philadelphia police shoot at residents more often than cops in Chicago, Los Angeles and even New York, a city five times its size.

  • We express our solidarity

    As Muslims, we stand in solidarity with those calling for justice, transparency and police accountability.

  • Sanders' dodge on Black Lives Matter

    Independent senator and Democratic Party presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders had little to offer those protesting police violence.

  • Ni un solo engranaje rodaría

    El socialismo debe involucrar a los trabajadores tomando el poder en sus lugares de trabajo y formando de sus propias instituciones de poder.

May 4, 2015

  • Baltimore's message is heard around the world

    People in Baltimore and beyond are celebrating the power of protest after the cops who killed Freddie Gray were charged--but the struggle will go on.

  • Rebellion vs. the Black political establishment

    The savage assault on African Americans in Baltimore has unfolded at a time of unprecedented Black political power.

  • A champion for the other side

    Hillary Clinton's handlers are retouching her out-of touch image as her presidential campaign starts--but does anyone buy it?

  • Closing the port for Black lives

    In conjunction with activists and unions around the Bay Area, Oakland dockworkers shut down the port on May Day.

  • Baltimore's debt to a remarkable family

    The Gilliam-Price family is fighting to reclaim Baltimore and demanding their rightful place in a city that took their blood.

  • Hold the trial in central Athens

    Anti-fascists and the left in Greece are mobilizing for more protests as the trial of Golden Dawn resumes later this week.

  • Views in brief

    The legacy of police abuse | California's other prison crisis | Maryland's insult on top of injury | Racism in Hollywood

  • La Rebelión de Baltimore

    La erupción de masivas protestas en Baltimore es una expansión de la resistencia y su evolución hacia un nuevo terreno.

May 2, 2015

  • Reporters singled out by police

    Three contributors in Baltimore describe the police threats they faced after a day of peaceful protests.

April 30, 2015

  • Reports from the resistance

    SW contributors tell what they saw in Baltimore and New York City as the protests that erupted after Freddie Gray's murder continue.

  • A treaty to declare economic war

    Barack Obama wants to win passage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership to reassert U.S. geopolitical and economic dominance.

  • Black Lives Matter on the docks

    Dockworkers will shut down the massive Port of Oakland on May Day in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.

  • Ayotzinapa comes to New York City

    A caravan of parents of the missing Ayotzinapa students in Mexico traveled to New York City to share their story.

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