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October 24, 2016

October 21, 2016

  • Sorry not sorry

    This week's column is--of course--a mostly Trump special edition, along with a list of sorry excuses for human beings.

October 20, 2016

  • His horror show hides Clinton's rotten agenda

    Donald Trump proved once again in the final presidential debate that he's the secret weapon...of the presidential campaign of Hillary Clinton.

  • A guide to the shallow ups and deeper downs

    Marxist economist Michael Roberts argues that the cause of economic crisis lies at the heart of how the capitalist system operates.

  • Neutrality is not an option

    The Modern Language Association should not hesitate when a living, breathing struggle against colonialism asks for our support.

  • Across the color line

    The author of a newly published book about political thinker W.E.B. Du Bois explains why his legacy remains relevant today.

  • Dario Fo's comic mysteries

    Italian left-wing playwright Dario Fo never stopped challenging authority, mocking the powerful and championing workers.

October 19, 2016

October 18, 2016

  • Chicago teachers prove Rahm has the money

    The prospect of teachers walking the picket line forced Mayor Rahm Emanuel to make concessions on many, though not all, of the union's demands.

  • U.S. steps up its role in Saudi war on Yemen

    The idea that the U.S. has only now entered into war on Yemen in reaction to unprovoked attacks on its warships is absurd.

  • The trouble with anti-anti-racism

    Rather than a distraction from confronting class inequality, movements against racism are part of building opposition to capitalism.

  • South African students resume their fight

    Students in South Africa are fighting another round of tuition increases--and facing repression from the ANC government.

  • Alternatives to punishment

    Activists at a Seattle conference on transformative justice strategized about how to replace today's punitive "justice" system.

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