Amazon led the crusade to kill a progressive “head tax” in Seattle, designed to alleviate the city’s homeless crisis.
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Some economists want us to believe that high unemployment is better for the economy!
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson calls rules against racist segregation a “failed socialist experiment.”
The world’s richest man balks at helping the homeless.
Did the Koch brothers write this neoliberal attack on the social safety net?
10-point program of the Freedom Socialist Party
The Black community is fighting back against sham property taxes and home auctions.
At last, tax relief for long-suffering tycoons and jet-setters!
Making history! Early childhood educators, who are members of the United Voice union, made history on 7 September, Equal Pay Day: they walked off the job, closing many childcare centres. They’ve been organising for pay justice for several years through the Big Steps campaign. Up to now, they’ve held weekend rallies, but this was their… Read more »
POLITICAL PRISONER Punished with solitary Jaan K. Laaman, long-time anti-imperialist political prisoner, is still locked down in segregation (minimum of 23 hours per day in a 6’×9′ cell). Jaan has been in “segregation” for months simply for issuing two statements, a clear violation of free speech and human rights. He is being threatened with transfer… Read more »