Mumia Abu-Jamal supporters respond quickly to prison hoax

April 22, 2020
Betsey Piette

When a Pennsylvania Department of Corrections spokesperson callously claimed that Mumia Abu-Jamal was being hospitalized with COVID-19 at 5 p.m.…

Starbucks baristas challenge CEO

On April 30, WW managing editor, Monica Moorehead, interviewed 25-year-old Beto Sanchez and 22-year-old LaKota McGlawn, two of seven fired…

May 13, 2022

ALL STADIUMS AIN’T FULL: Pam and the Party didn’t buy tickets

By the Underground Poet for Mumia’s 68th birthday Today we sang the National Anthem To celebrate the opening of baseball…

May 13, 2022

National Nurses Week: remember Pauline Bray Fletcher, RN

Pauline Bray Fletcher was the first Black registered nurse from the state of Alabama. Born in 1884, she studied nursing…

May 13, 2022

On the picket line

Stanford nurses win big contract gains following week-long strike The 5,000 nurses at Stanford Health Care and Packard Children’s Hospitals…

May 13, 2022

Squirrel Hill neighbors win against gentrification

Philadelphia Supporters of Protect Squirrel Hill, a neighborhood coalition in the Squirrel Hill section of West Philadelphia, celebrated a victory…

May 12, 2022

U.S. excludes Cuba, Venezuela, Nicaragua from Summit of the Americas − Will it boomerang?

Published May 5 in Cuba Debate. Translated by Walter Lippmann for CubaNews and edited by WW. Holding the Summit of…

May 12, 2022

Call for ‘Workers Summit of the Americas’

The following is posted on the website tinyurl.com/workerssummit2022 The Workers Summit of the Americas meeting, in Tijuana, Mexico, offers a…

May 12, 2022

PDF of May 12 issue

Download the PDF. We won’t go back! Antiwar rumbles Propaganda and censorship Victory Day over Nazism More On the picket…

May 12, 2022

U.S. & EU use propaganda and censorship as weapon in Ukraine war

May 8 — When Jill Biden met Olena Zelenska, the spouse of the Ukrainian president, in Uzhhorod, a small city…

May 11, 2022

The Amazon model: union busting on steroids

Amazon Labor Union (ALU) President Christian Smalls garnered widespread attention May 5 when he raked Senator Lindsay Graham over the…

May 11, 2022