Persecuted campus protesters are heroes

Persecuted campus protesters are heroes

A shout-out to stand with the brave students demonstrating against genocide in Gaza.
US expands its borders: the rush to mine the bottom of the ocean

US expands its borders: the rush to mine the bottom of the ocean

In the hunt for the next profit grab, Uncle Sam stakes claims to swaths of ocean floor and its resources.
Saudis try sportswashing for image rehab

Saudis try sportswashing for image rehab

The royal family is using all kinds of sporting events to deflect from the country’s human rights abuses.
Life without parole: stealing kids’ lives in Mississippi

Life without parole: stealing kids’ lives in Mississippi

Court employee Christina López looks at the vicious, racist practice of locking up juveniles for life.
On the centenary of his death, Lenin’s legacy and its importance today

On the centenary of his death, Lenin’s legacy and its importance today

A cogent appreciation of an iconic revolutionary and his indelible impact.
history, socialism, socialist theory
Aid Ukraine, not Israel’s war!

Aid Ukraine, not Israel’s war!

Statement by the Ukraine Solidarity Network in support of the rights and survival of Palestinians and Ukrainians under fire by Israel and Russia.
Hard-won overtime pay for farm workers faces pushback from growers

Hard-won overtime pay for farm workers faces pushback from growers

Many laborers are losing a substantial part of their wages as employers cut hours to avoid paying a fair wage.
Ecosocialism vs. “green” capitalism

Ecosocialism vs. “green” capitalism

On Earth Day 2024, it's clear that mega-capitalists like Elon Musk, with his troubled Tesla empire, won't stave off environmental catastrophe. What can?
Women hospitality workers take the lead

Women hospitality workers take the lead

Across the US, the women who make restaurants, hotels and casinos run have shut them down to win fair contracts.
labor, U.S., women & feminism