Fifty years after Black workers rebelled in Watts, a new generation of African Americans is confronting racism in the wake of the Great Recession.
Continuing his rightward shift on policing, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio endorsed the NYPD's repression at a recent march.
The Chicago City Council will vote on an ordinance providing compensation and other aid to the victims of police torturers.
Baltimore's rebellion has me asking: Why were those fighting to change Baltimore invisible on the TV show The Wire?
By refusing to give an inch in their confrontation with Greece, Europe's elite has lured the left-wing government into a trap.
UC Berkeley students sat in to demand that the administration put workers first with a new expansion project in Richmond.
Contrary to the SW reporters' statement, there is no evidence of police provocation in Baltimore beyond wild speculation.
Bernie Sanders has kicked off a campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination, but he is not the "bold alternative" his supporters claim.
The murder of Freddie Gray by six Baltimore cops sparked solidarity protests across the U.S. in late April and early May.
For the North to defeat the Southern Confederacy, the Union Army had to be transformed into an army of liberation.
Philadelphia police shoot at residents more often than cops in Chicago, Los Angeles and even New York, a city five times its size.
As Muslims, we stand in solidarity with those calling for justice, transparency and police accountability.
Independent senator and Democratic Party presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders had little to offer those protesting police violence.
El socialismo debe involucrar a los trabajadores tomando el poder en sus lugares de trabajo y formando de sus propias instituciones de poder.
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.
The savage assault on African Americans in Baltimore has unfolded at a time of unprecedented Black political power.
Hillary Clinton's handlers are retouching her out-of touch image as her presidential campaign starts--but does anyone buy it?
In conjunction with activists and unions around the Bay Area, Oakland dockworkers shut down the port on May Day.
The Gilliam-Price family is fighting to reclaim Baltimore and demanding their rightful place in a city that took their blood.
Anti-fascists and the left in Greece are mobilizing for more protests as the trial of Golden Dawn resumes later this week.
Socialism 2015 | Chicago | July 2-5
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