U.S. and Canada

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

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

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

Kaepernick’s “Abolition for the People” series to include essay by Mumia

Former National Football League player Colin Kaepernick made history in August 2016 when, during the playing of the national anthem,…

October 20, 2020

Rochester Labor Council resolution: General strike if Trump won’t go

EDITOR NOTES:  On Oct. 8, the Rochester [N.Y.] Labor Council passed a resolution supporting a general strike if Trump refuses…

October 20, 2020

The death penalty protested in Texas for the 21st year

Houston The incredible depth and breadth of capital punishment was brought out very clearly on Oct. 10, as the 21st…

October 19, 2020

Oregon prisoners resist denial of Covid-19 protocol

Portland, Ore. On four successive days in late September, four prisoners in Oregon state prisons died of Covid-19. On Oct.…

October 19, 2020