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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.

  • How Denton beat the frackers

    Years of organizing set the stage for Denton, Texas, voters to approve a fracking ban--but the energy industry won't give up.

  • Fighting for justice inside NYC jails

    Pressure is building on New York City officials to address the systematic abuses inside the Rikers Island jail complex.

  • Cuando la esperanza tranza

    La elección de noviembre no fue una cálida recepción a los republicanos, sino un frío rechazo a los demócratas.

  • Breaking the silence about abortion

    Having an abortion is already difficult, but the loneliness, alienation and silence about it add another unbearable weight.

November 19, 2014

  • Israel tightens the noose in East Jerusalem

    Weeks of violence inflicted by Israeli military forces and settler vigilantes is the reason why tensions are at the boiling point in East Jerusalem.

  • The scaremongers go to work

    Missouri authorities are sending a message as the Ferguson grand jury deliberates: Find anti-racist protesters guilty of violence.

  • Victims of DuPont in Texas

    Four workers are dead after the leak of a hazardous chemical at a DuPont plant that has a history of safety violations.

  • The war games off Cyprus

    With a growing conflict over Cyprus involving regional and international powers, the Greek left must oppose their wars.

  • Calling their foul

    The new head of the NBA Players Association is challenging suggestions that pro basketball players are pampered.

November 18, 2014

  • The politics of privilege-checking

    The practice of calling out "privilege" is widespread among young activists--but does it contribute to building stronger movements for change?

  • A Keystone test in the Senate

    Obama and the Democrats are on the spot about the Keystone XL pipeline--and it's one of their own who put them there.

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