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.…

New York Workers Assembly Against Racism

A powerful and forward-planning Workers Assembly Against Racism was held at Union Square in New York City on Oct. 18.…

October 23, 2020

Film review — “Belly of the Beast”: Sterilizations inside the world’s largest women’s prison

With the world spotlight currently on the forced sterilizations of migrant women inside the ICE detention center in Georgia, the…

October 23, 2020

PDF of October 22 issue

Download the 12-page PDF. If Trump won't quit: Shut! It! Down! Rochester Labor Council resolution ALSO: Indigenous Peoples’ Day; Philly…

October 23, 2020

Los ricos se vuelven más ricos, los pobres se vuelven más pobres y más enfermos

“Los ricos se vuelven más ricos y los pobres más pobres”. El viejo cliché sigue siendo cierto, obscenamente cierto. En…

October 23, 2020

From Texas to Nigeria, end police brutality!

Houston Hundreds of people gathered near Wazobia African Market on the southwest side of Houston on Oct. 14 to protest…

October 23, 2020

Millions salute election victory in Bolivia

Millions of people cheer with delight the landslide victory of the Movement toward Socialism (MAS) in the Bolivian elections. We…

October 21, 2020

Indigenous Peoples Day in the time of COVID-19

To see people still celebrating Columbus in the time of COVID immediately brings to mind the smallpox and other pandemics…

October 21, 2020

Warehouse workers organize for COVID-19 safety at Mars Wrigley

Chicago — The Warehouse Workers for Justice, Mars Workers for Justice, the Foodchain Workers Alliance and the HEAL Alliance are…

October 21, 2020

Ignoring history to our detriment

These lightly edited remarks were made by Mumia Abu-Jamal in a prerecorded message that aired on October 14 during “Conversations…

October 21, 2020

If Trump won’t quit — SHUT! IT! DOWN!

Larry Holmes is the First Secretary of Workers World Party The Rochester Labor Council passed a very forward-thinking resolution on…

October 20, 2020