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March for jobs and justice from Baltimore to D.C. May 11-12

By May 9, 2013

The following is a May 9 national press release.   Baltimore, Md. — On Saturday, May 11, 2013, community, civil rights, union and student activists will reclaim the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy by staging a two-day march entitled, “2013 Poor Peoples Campaign & March,” from the city of Baltimore to Washington, D.C. […]


Condemn big-brand exploitation

By May 1, 2013

Any real war on terror would start by hunting down those responsible for the textile factory collapse outside Dhaka, Bangladesh. Start from the bottom, round up the subcontractors who place the job orders. Then the garment factories owners who ordered workers back into the Rana plant. They ignored the big crack in the wall. Then […]


REAL terrorist in the world today…


Will the Real Terrorist Please Stand Up!” is the title of an excellent Saul Landau video revealing the terror campaign against Cuba waged from Florida and the five Cuban men now in U.S. prisons going on 15 years who infiltrated anti-Cuba groups in Miami to prevent them from slaughtering Cuban civilians. It could equally be […]


A tale of two cities’ explosions

By April 23, 2013

In one week, not one but two U.S. cities were rocked by deadly explosions. On April 15, bombs at the Boston Marathon killed three people and injured 170.  An area with over one million people was put in a 24-hour lockdown by a combined force of over 9,000 police, FBI and Department of Homeland Security […]


Washington’s economic war on Cuba

By January 1, 2013

How long could the U.S. government ratchet up the economic war against the Cuban Revolution in every corner of the globe without even an “ouch” noticed by the corporate media here? On Nov. 26, Cuba’s Interest Section was forced to announce that until further notice regular consular services in Washington, D.C., and New York City […]


The Boston bombing & racist media

By April 16, 2013

April 16 — Much still remains unknown about the bomb explosions yesterday at the finish line of the Boston Marathon and what was behind this disaster that has tragically hit so many individuals and families who were on the scene, the majority of them spectators. The famed event draws runners and their families and supporters […]


Stop the rightist coup in Venezuela


April 16 — Fascist-like elements backed by U.S. imperialism are attempting a coup against constitutional rule in Venezuela. The Venezuelan masses, other Latin Americans and progressives worldwide are standing up and saying “no” to this coup, which follows the rightist defeat in that country’s free and fair election April 14. It is vitally important that […]


Letter to the editor: Compassionate release for Lynne Stewart NOW!

By April 12, 2013

Attorney Lynne Stewart is being held hostage by the State — the federal government. She is valiantly fighting both her unjust imprisonment and a serious bout of cancer. Time is a critical element in both instances. Lynne Stewart’s imprisonment is payback for her unrelenting defense of the poor and oppressed over decades in this complex […]


Imperialist intervention (A case study)

By April 11, 2013

No matter how it may have started, there is absolutely no doubt now that the conflict in Syria is not a “civil war” but an imperialist-funded and -driven intervention to pull down a government that refuses to be a puppet of the United States and its NATO allies. In this full-blown war, more than 70,000 […]


Thatcher’s brutal legacy

By April 10, 2013

Class counts. The bosses and bankers love the political leaders who serve them best and hurt the workers and oppressed the most. The workers and poor people who suffered and still suffer from the acts of these leaders continue to hate them — dead or alive. This explains why the British reactionaries and bankers and […]