COVID-19 and Health Crisis

COVID-19, global warming, war can starve the world’s poorest

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, two-thirds of the families in the 70 poorest countries, the ones that the…

May 19, 2022

Nurses’ union marches in Oregon

Oregon City, Oregon Nurses from the Oregon Nurses Association (ONA) working at Providence Oregon hospitals marched May 11 from Providence…

May 18, 2022

¡No vamos a volver!

Traducción al español por Deborah Rodriguez La gente se está movilizando en las calles para hacer frente y luchar contra…

May 16, 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

WW speaks with fired Starbucks workers: ‘We were able to stoke the fires of workers everywhere’

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

May 9, 2022

¡Abolir a la Corte Suprema! ¡Proteger a Roe v. Wade!

La Corte Suprema de Estados Unidos tiene los votos necesarios para anular el caso Roe contra Wade, que marcó un…

May 9, 2022

COVID-19 deaths mount while Biden funds war

The numbers are staggering.  In the two-year period from the start of the coronavirus pandemic in January 2020 through December…

May 9, 2022

COVID and the capitalist crisis–a WW commentary

The capitalist class is “reopening” the international economy, harming many workers. Controls that significantly limited the spread of the coronavirus…

April 22, 2022

On the picket line

Teachers take bosses to ‘Strike School’ Teachers across the country are still reeling from the topsy-turvy pandemic world of virtual…

April 1, 2022

With nearly 1 million deaths, U.S. disparages China’s COVID-19 policy 

Look at the March 20 figures from Worldometer for the United States and China, including Hong Kong. The U.S. has…

March 25, 2022