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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 […]


UNAC says U.S./Israel hands off Syria!

By May 11, 2013

The United National Antiwar Coalition, the broadest of the anti-imperialist coalitions active in the United States, issued the following statement on May 10 in the aftermath of the Israeli bombing of Syria. The May 2-3 and 4-5 nighttime bombings of Syria’s International Airport, military installations in a Damascus suburb and a military supply depot reportedly […]


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 […]