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Gap worker resigns in protest

By June 9, 2013

The following letter to the editor, which has been lightly edited, was received by Workers World on June 3. I first became aware of your newspaper at the Occupy Gezi demonstration at Zuccotti Park yesterday [June 2]. First of all, I’d like to thank you for what you do. In the front page of your […]

 

Justice, not smears, for Trayvon Martin

By June 5, 2013

George Zimmerman, the racist vigilante killer of Trayvon Martin, has launched a campaign through his lawyers to smear his victim. He wants to portray Martin, and indeed every Black youth, as a criminal gangster deserving of the death sentence that he, in fact, meted out to the unarmed 17-year-old on Feb. 26, 2012, in the […]

 

Manos de Estados Unidos: ¡Fuera de Siria y Venezuela!

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Las recientes amenazas de EE.UU. contra Irán, Siria y Venezuela muestran que este tiempo de crisis económica capitalista trae consigo el peligro de nuevas guerras e intervenciones imperialistas. A finales de mayo, en noticias que tuvieron más publicidad en los medios de comunicación israelíes que en Estados Unidos, el Senado estadounidense aprobó por unanimidad una […]

 

Gay scouts in the BSA

By May 30, 2013

On May 23, 61 percent of 1,400 voting members approved a measure to allow openly gay youth to participate in the Boy Scouts of America — one of the largest youth organizations in the U.S., with the participation of more than 2.6 million young people. The new membership policy, set to go into effect on […]

 

U.S. hands off Syria, Venezuela!

By May 29, 2013

Recent U.S. threats against Iran, Syria and, yes, Venezuela show that this time of capitalist economic crisis brings with it the danger of new imperialist wars and interventions. In late May — in news that got more publicity in the Israeli media than in the U.S. — the U.S. Senate unanimously approved a resolution backing […]

 

Editorial: El verdadero escándalo del IRS

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Los políticos republicanos y los medios de comunicación reaccionarios se han unido a los ultraderechistas del Partido del Té en un ataque a gran escala contra el Servicio de Impuestos Internas (IRS por las siglas en inglés) y, por extensión, contra la administración de Barack Obama. En lugar de confrontar este ataque injustificado y sin […]

 

IRS: the real scandal

By May 23, 2013

Republican politicians and reactionary media outlets have joined the ultrarightist Tea Party types in an all-out attack on the Internal Revenue Service and, by extension, on the Barack Obama administration. Instead of meeting this unwarranted and unsubstantiated attack head-on the way it deserves, the Democrats have caved in, forcing the IRS to apologize to the […]

 

‘Nakba’ significa desastre, pero no entrega

By May 21, 2013

El 15 de mayo marca el 65º aniversario del inicio de lo que los/as palestinos/as y sus partidarios/as llaman el Nakba, “el desastre”, que fue el resultado de la fundación ilegal en 1948 del estado de Israel con la plena cooperación del imperialismo internacional. La fundación del estado israelí estuvo acompañada de masacres y del […]

 

‘Nakba’ means disaster, but not surrender

By May 15, 2013

May 15 marks the 65th anniversary of the beginning of what Palestinians and their supporters call the Nakba, “the disaster,” which followed the illegal founding in 1948 of the state of Israel, with the full cooperation of international imperialism. The founding of the Israeli state was accompanied by massacres and the forced removal through terror […]

 

Shut Guantánamo down!

By May 12, 2013

They won’t try us. They won’t let us live in peace, and they won’t let us die in peace.” — Fayiz al-Kandari, hunger striker at the Camp Delta, U.S. military prison, Guantánamo Bay, Cuba (The Guardian, May 4). In the face of a growing number of hunger strikers, now numbering as many as 130 of […]

 
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