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Mississippi cops are sentenced to prison

Mississippi cops are sentenced to prison

Six racist cops, part of the self-named “Goon Squad,” answer for their crimes against two Black men.
New York City Democrats block cop accountability bill

New York City Democrats block cop accountability bill

City Hall politicians quashed legislation for an elected civilian review board, for now.
“Revolutionary Feminists: The Women’s Liberation Movement in Seattle”

“Revolutionary Feminists: The Women’s Liberation Movement in Seattle”

Radical Women critiques Barbara Winslow’s book on organizing in the 1960s and ’70s.
Unions standing strong for reproductive rights

Unions standing strong for reproductive rights

Labor militants and feminists are working together to get the AFL-CIO to back its pro-abortion statements with concrete action.
Millions say nein to Hitlerites

Millions say nein to Hitlerites

Huge protests counter the rise of the neo-Nazi Alternative for Germany party.
IRS whistleblower should be lauded, not jailed

IRS whistleblower should be lauded, not jailed

Charles Littlejohn, who revealed Trump’s tax fraud, deserves praise, not prison.
The US mental health crisis: profound  and persistent

The US mental health crisis: profound and persistent

Mental illness is increasingly criminalized and stigmatized but the social safety net has been relentlessly shredded.
Eyewitness Account: I thought I could make a difference at the border

Eyewitness Account: I thought I could make a difference at the border

Exposing a government program that neither helps migrants nor the asylum system staffing problems.
Move all prisoners off death row

Move all prisoners off death row

The Santa Clara County D.A. is trying to get all those awaiting execution resentenced – a worthy goal for all D.A.s everywhere.
Persecuted campus protesters are heroes

Persecuted campus protesters are heroes

A shout-out to stand with the brave students demonstrating against genocide in Gaza.
Letters to the editor, June 2024

Letters to the editor, June 2024

Paraeducators in Port Angeles, Washington, ask teachers and community for solidarity during contract negotiations and get it.
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.
Tell USC To Reinstate Muslim Valedictorian's Speech, Reject Anti-Palestinian and Anti-Muslim Hate

Tell USC To Reinstate Muslim Valedictorian’s Speech, Reject Anti-Palestinian and Anti-Muslim Hate

Urge the University of Southern California to reverse its bigoted decision and allow Asna Tabassum to give her commencement speech!
Boris Kagarlitsky transferred to penal colony–let’s redouble our efforts for his release!

Boris Kagarlitsky transferred to penal colony–let’s redouble our efforts for his release!

Kagarlitsky, a leading Russian dissident convicted of "justifying terrorism" for opposing the war against Ukraine, needs your support urgently.
Build a United Front to Fight Police Aggression Against Abortion Rights Activists

Build a United Front to Fight Police Aggression Against Abortion Rights Activists

As protestors face arrest and harassment, a unified movement to fight for reproductive rights is needed now more than ever.
Mumia Abu-Jamal’s medical crisis

Mumia Abu-Jamal’s medical crisis

Prison officials have denied him doctor-required diet and exercise and his health is deteriorating.
Metropolitan Museum of Art employees demand action on Gaza

Metropolitan Museum of Art employees demand action on Gaza

Read the open letter asking the museum to help protect Palestinians and their cultural heritage.
Free Boris Kagarlitsky and all other Russian anti-war political prisoners!

Free Boris Kagarlitsky and all other Russian anti-war political prisoners!

Sign a petition to demand the release of the activist unjustly jailed on trumped-up charges.