U.S. and Canada

Boston school workers blast ‘reopening plans’

Boston Public School nurses, teachers and bus drivers occupied City Hall Plaza on July 29, vowing to defend public safety…

August 4, 2020

Struggle makes headway, but fight far from over in Portland, Ore.

When federal officers entered Portland, Ore., over the July 4 weekend and began to confront Black Lives Matter protesters, it…

August 4, 2020

Republicans sabotage as negotiations delay pandemic relief package

Aug. 3 — Talks between the Republican administration and its majority Republican Senate with the Democratic Party House and Senate…

August 4, 2020

Virus statistics reveal class truth

The following is a digest of articles on COVID-19 by Deirdre Griswold that appeared in Workers World from April to…

August 2, 2020

PDF of July 30 issue

Download the 12-page PDF. Portland: Resistance broadens. Fighting fascism, white supremacy, capitalism WORLD: Palestine; China. ALSO: NBA players defend Woj;…

July 31, 2020

Remembering Garrett Foster, gunned down marching for Black lives in Austin, Texas

By Viktoriya P. Austin, Texas On July 25, groups of protesters marched in Austin, Texas, for Black lives and in…

July 31, 2020

Behind the walls

Voting rights for the incarcerated in Florida The Supreme Court upheld a ruling of the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals…

July 31, 2020

‘No tax dollars for union busters’

Fired union janitors and allies picketed the downtown Cleveland office building known as “The Fives” on July 24, protesting the…

July 31, 2020

Students demand:  ‘Police-free schools!’

A crowd of about 150 students, teachers, parents and community members rallied on July 25 to get cops out of…

July 31, 2020

Aug. 8 All out for MOVE protest and tribute to Delbert Africa

Philadelphia The MOVE organization has called a protest against police terror on Saturday, Aug. 8, the 42nd anniversary of the…

July 31, 2020