The mantra of politicians and the media detracts from the real sources of--and solutions to--both poverty and the crisis of public education.
The media cheered Afghanistan's election as a success story, but the outcome will change little if anything for ordinary Afghans.
A member of Québec solidaire analyzes the outcome of the provincial election and the improved showing for the left.
A coalition of labor and community groups is moving ahead with a referendum that would raise San Francisco's minimum wage.
It's a measure of C.L.R. James's skill as a writer that Beyond a Boundary is one of the best books about sports ever written.
For discussing how criticism of Israel is muted, former Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr is facing a backlash.
From challenging evolution to denying climate change, the right's anti-science dogmas are promoted with the aim of bolstering conservative causes.
A leading writer and labor historian talks about the shape of the labor movement today--and how to rebuild fighting unions.
The polluters and the politicians who serve them are facing growing discontent and a challenge at the grassroots.
Fight for 15 activists in Los Angeles are demanding an end to wage theft and the right to form a union without retaliation.
Workers for the HowardCenter in Vermont want to know why they aren't getting the wage increase agreed to last year.
Two important New York City police misconduct cases were settled in January, but we have far to go to see real justice.
A la Corte Suprema le preocupa la "libertad de expresión" cuando necesita una excusa para ayudar a los ricos a comprar aún más influencia política.
SocialistWorker.org talked to leading figures in the environmental justice movement to ask the question: Can we stop the tipping point?
Teamsters in New York City won a victory when UPS rescinded pink slips issued to 250 drivers for walking off the job.
Friends and neighbors of Raason "Lil B" Shaw say there are many reasons to doubt the Chicago cops' story about his death.
Teachers at New York City's Earth School have declared that they will not administer the state's Common Core tests.
More than 200 University of Washington custodians and their supporters rallied to demand fair treatment on the job.
The Biennale of Sydney severed ties with corporate sponsor Transfield after artists drew attention to its human rights abuses.
In 1920, Lenin took up the question of how socialists approach the demands of colonies and oppressed nations for equality.
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