Life and times of the legendary labor leader, assassinated 100 years ago.
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Black athletes revive political protest in the sports world.
The Joint Defence Facility at Pine Gap, Australia is possibly the most important U.S. intelligence gathering facility outside of that country. It collects many different types of data to aid the U.S. imperialist war machine. It also aids Australia’s own military imperialism in this region and has done so for 50 years. Stolen land. Pine… Read more »
El Partido de Libertad Socialista (FSP) condena la insensible reacción de la administración de Trump y del Gobierno de EUA ante la atroz crisis humanitaria de Puerto Rico causada por los huracanes.
The Freedom Socialist Party (FSP) condemns the callous response of the Trump administration and U.S. government to the raging humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico in the wake of hurricanes.
On what planet does a system with a declining prison population suddenly need a bunch of new jails? One where the prisons are privately run for profit and the only thing needed to make money is to fill them up. What happens when prison populations drop? That’s easy, profits fall. The solution? Find a way… Read more »
Public housing was a victory of the massive labor upsurge of the Great Depression that won the “New Deal” in the 1930s. Owned by the public, this housing is non-profit and the government is answerable to the community for how it’s run. Originally, public housing was available primarily to whites, and strictly segregated. Thanks to… Read more »
Homelessness is one thing shared by many full-time workers, the newly unemployed, and those displaced by gentrification. Homelessness soars in cities and towns across the U.S. and millions more are at risk of losing their homes. Right to the City, a national alliance founded to oppose gentrification and fight displacement of the poor, calls today’s… Read more »
Instead of spending on infrastructure and human services for the populace, our rulers promote war — to sound patriotic as they pocket the profits.
“We must fight them!” tweeted President Trump angrily on March 30. Who? ISIS? The North Koreans? Not this time.