Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine: ‘Shuja’iya massacre will stain the hands of all who are silent and complicit’

By July 25, 2014

Statement issued by the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine July 20 — The Zionist enemy carried out a horrific massacre today against the civilians of Shuja’iya neighborhood in eastern Gaza City, targeting homes with mortars, tanks, missiles and aircraft, killing dozens of martyrs and wounding hundreds, where many remain under the rubble of [...]

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No ban on the Communist Party of Ukraine!

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Workers World condemns in the strongest terms the latest moves by the far-right government in Ukraine, backed by the United States ruling class, to ban the Communist Party of Ukraine (KPU). The new measure against the country’s largest political organization comes on the heels of a war frenzy against Russia and the People’s Republics of [...]

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Replace pro-Israeli judge, say Odeh lawyers

By July 24, 2014
Rasmea Odeh

Chicago — In a major development, attorneys for Palestinian community leader Rasmea Odeh filed a motion July 14 calling for Judge Paul D. Borman to recuse himself from the case. The supporting brief argues that Borman, a lifelong and dedicated supporter of Israel, cannot play the “neutral and detached” role that the law requires. A [...]

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Agreement reached in Swedish train workers’ strike

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Stockholm, July 22 — The Swedish Union for Service and Communications Employees [SEKO], the national union representing the striking train workers in Sweden against the French-based multinational monopoly Veolia, signed an agreement in late June that ended the conflict. An earlier article in Workers World described the massive sympathy with the strikers from other unions [...]

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Workers World Party hosts Marxist classes on theory and practice

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Over the July 4th weekend, young activists and revolutionaries from across the country, including Baltimore, Buffalo, Houston, New York City and Durham, N.C., attended an educational weekend of Marxist-Leninist theory and practice hosted by Workers World Party in New York City. The weekend began with a presentation by Fred Goldstein, WWP secretariat member and author [...]

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Disability rights: A rich theatre of the class struggle

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Brian Shea speaks at solidarity rally for Boston school bus drivers, July 14.Photo: Howard Rotman

The 1970s saw the development of a very active ex-patient and psychiatric survivor movement. In 1974, the Network Against Psychiatric Assault (NAPA) was among many organizations founded by people who had experienced psychiatric diagnoses. Also, a sister organization to NAPA was established in Boston, the Mental Patients Liberation Front. NAPA raised the rights of people [...]

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Across the U.S.: NO TO MIGRANT BASHING

By July 23, 2014
Photo: Occupy Riverwest

SYRACUSE, N.Y. Chanting “The people united will never be defeated! El pueblo unido jamás será vencido!” a crowd of more than 100 people in Syracuse, N.Y., rallied July 18 to support migrant children. Their voices drowned out intermittent anti-immigrant shouts from about fifty right-wingers across the street. The pro-immigrant crowd held their ground at two [...]

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Los Angeles Assembly pushes $15 minimum wage ballot initiative

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Larry Holmes at the podium.WW photo: Bob McCubbin

A Workers’ Assembly on July 19 in Los Angeles drew more than 100 excited people, mostly low-wage workers and their supporters, who were eager to sign up and become part of a campaign to put an initiative on the ballot for a $15 minimum wage that would take effect immediately. John Parker, a board member [...]

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Pride marchers in San Diego, Calif., call for global solidarity

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The yearly San Diego Pride Parade is southern California’s largest Pride event. This year, held on July 19, it was infiltrated by radical queers of all stripes calling for solidarity with Central American children, Palestinians, workers, incarcerated trans people, including — at the top of the list — Chelsea Manning. Manning, the WikiLeaks whistleblower, is [...]

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¡Apoyemos a Gaza!

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Cuando la opresión hace de la vida un infierno para quienes la sufren, no puede haber ningún fin a su resistencia, cueste lo que cueste. Esto es lo que el estado colonizador israelita y sus promotores imperialistas, especialmente la clase dominante de EUA, no tomaron en cuenta al tratar de apalear y oprimir al pueblo [...]

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