U.S. and Canada

Striking Alabama miners take fight to Wall Street

Five hundred striking Alabama coal miners — joined by hundreds of other union members and supporters — rallied July 28…

August 3, 2021

Solidarity rally for striking Alabama miners

Preparations are under way in Brookwood, Ala., for an Aug. 4 solidarity rally for striking United Mine Workers (UMWA) members…

August 3, 2021

Rodney Reed: Evidence of innocence finally heard

“Rodney [Reed] had a Jim Crow trial in a kangaroo court. There’s not a system of justice. This was a…

August 3, 2021

Glen Ford ¡presente!

The death of groundbreaking and history-making Black journalist Glen Ford was announced July 28 by his co-editor at Black Agenda…

August 2, 2021

Portland protesters say, ‘Donut cross our picket line’

Portland, Ore. Over 100 workers protested in front of Portland’s Voodoo Doughnuts July 30 for the illegal firing of 11…

July 30, 2021

Philadelphia: Solidarity with Cuba

Philadelphia Around 100 people gathered outside Philadelphia City Hall July 26 to raise up international solidarity with the people of…

July 29, 2021

PDF of July 29 issue

Download the PDF. Life expectancy drop exposes racism, class bias SOLIDARITY WITH CUBA International support; Haiti/Cuba action in Boston; Fidel…

July 29, 2021

Federal Judge Rules DACA is illegal

In a slap in the face to hundreds of thousands of immigrants, a federal judge in Houston ruled July 16…

July 28, 2021

Life expectancy drop exposes racism, class bias

The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) released “provisional life expectancy estimates” for the U.S. based on provisional mortality data…

July 27, 2021