Black Lives Matter. As a slogan, this simple statement captures a profound truth: for Blacks, fighting racism is a matter of survival. Not only because of murders by police, but also because of poverty, mass incarceration, and all of the other ills that Blacks continue to experience unequally in the U.S. Black Lives Matter. As… Read more »
Posts in: U.S.
Longtime economic and social oppression are wearing thin, and women are getting ticked off.
The electoral season seems especially wacky this time — but it is the logical result of a bipartisan crisis long in the making.
The “bad cop” Pentagon uses military force while the State Dept. uses diplomatic pressure — but both options are wielded as tools of war.
The Freedom Socialist examines Bernie Sanders’ candidacy.
Odeh, a Palestinian and community organizer, won a partial victory against the U.S. government’s attempt to deport her.
Slavery and Jim Crow paved the way for the misnamed, anti-union legislation.
The current attack on organized labor.
It’s opportunistic, not socialist.
Twice last year, the streets of Melbourne were filled with a stunning spectacle of rainbow colours, placards and people calling out for the right of same-sex couples to marry. Both massive protests on August 1 and November 28 were organised by Equal Love as part of a national campaign to overturn the ban on same-sex… Read more »