The turmoil on global stock markets is focusing attention on the instability of a world economy plagued by weaknesses and contradictions
Educators are preparing for a possible strike after a long summer of fruitless negotiations with Seattle Public Schools.
Mass protests against systemic corruption have shaken Guatemala, culminating in a national day of action and general strike.
Political gridlock has disrupted garbage collection in Beirut and led to an outpouring of mass protest against corruption.
The TRADOC workers' cooperative in Mexico is celebrating 10 years of running one of the country's largest tire factories.
A group of parents and teachers are entering the third week of a hunger strike in their struggle to save Dyett High School on Chicago's South Side.
Since the Gezi protests of 2013, everything has changed for the formerly popular Justice and Development Party government.
The removal of a statue of the Confederate hero at the University of Texas is a victory, but there's more work to be done.
From an economic perspective, sports is now a true neoliberal fantasyland--and a completely social-justice-free zone.
Ten years after they were trapped by Katrina, Larry Bradshaw and Lorrie Beth Slonsky reflect on what has and hasn't changed in New Orleans.
The recent deaths of several Black men at the hands of Oakland police is more evidence of entrenched racism and brutality.
Unions need to mobilize for anti-racist activism because the Black freedom struggle can have a huge political impact.
Activists gathered in New York City to demand federal prosecution of the police officer who killed Ramarley Graham.
The manmade disaster that followed after Katrina ripped the mask off U.S. society, revealing the depths of racism, poverty and inequality.
SW contributors Larry Bradshaw and Lorrie Beth Slonsky were trapped in New Orleans by Katrina--their story, first told here, shocked the world.
In a 2005 interview, left-wing author Mike Davis described the consequences, natural and man-made, of the Katrina catastrophe.
Socialist Worker reporters traveled to the Gulf Coast to talk to local residents and activists in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
Journalist Jeremy Scahill exposed how Homeland Security hired mercenaries from Blackwater to patrol New Orleans.
A union activist at New York's JFK Airport talks about how SEIU 32BJ won the victory in the fight to organize subcontracted airport workers.
A refugee crisis of immense proportions is taking place in Europe, with political leaders resisting calls to open the borders.
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