30/05/2018 - This year Left Forum is taking place from Friday, June 1 through Sunday, June 3 at The John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City; the theme is bringing together the broad left and rising movements in face of the Trump presidency and the embolding of the right. Featured speakers (...)
30/05/2018 - A recent study published in The New England Journal of Medicine estimates the number of deaths caused directly or indirectly by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico at over five thousand.
29/05/2018 - Starbucks responds to the protests over the baseless arrest of two Black customers last month with an “anti-bias” awareness training.
28/05/2018 - “Hold on to the land, get rid of the people” has been Israel’s policy ever since it was established 70 years ago.
26/05/2018 - 2,700+ catering workers at United Airlines in Newark, Denver, Houston, Cleveland and Honolulu voted for a union in January, 2018. The company challenged the decision, alleging that they were 'pressured' or 'tricked into' signing union (...)
23/05/2018 - Following a repression by police in the subway tunnel, workers declare city-wide strike until fellow workers are released from jail.
22/05/2018 - Solidarity rallies were held in New York City last week as hundreds showed their support for the Palestinian struggle against Israeli occupation and violence. The rallies were a response to the slaughter of Palestinian protesters at the fence marking the border of (...)
21/05/2018 - Se estima que hay medio millón de inmigrantes indocumentados en la ciudad de Nueva York y 11 millones a nivel nacional. Esta es un relato de una jornada laboral bajo esas condiciones.
21/05/2018 - There are an estimated half million undocumented immigrants in New York City and 11 million nationally. This a story of a workday under those conditions.
18/05/2018 - Writing in Jacobin, Peter Gowan argues that the government should buy a "controlling stake" in the fossil fuel companies. Does this offer a true solution for the economic and ecological crises?
17/05/2018 - In a decision made by a corrupt and deeply racist legal system, Mumia Abu-Jamal was falsely convicted in 1982 of shooting and killing a police officer. High hopes for the influence of District Attorney Larry Krasner have been disappointed, revealing the bankruptcy of placing “progressive” (...)
14/05/2018 - In March, 2018, delegations from 16 different countries met in Buenos Aires, Argentina for the 11th Conference of the Trotskyist Fraction for the Fourth International (FT). This is the third part of the Document on the International Situation: The United States’ Strategic Preparation for a (...)
10/05/2018 - Both Conservatives and New Labour have made the lives of disabled miserable — cutting benefits, creating arbitrary tests, and driving many to their deaths.
09/05/2018 - The son of Mexican socialist activist Dr. Arturo Villalobo was brutally tortured by a group of thugs who broke into his house in Oaxaca..
04/05/2018 - The New School students and workers are living at an occupation to save the cafeteria workers jobs and fight union busting. This is a clear example of student-worker alliance and solidarity in practice.
03/05/2018 - In March, 2018, delegations from 16 different countries met in Buenos Aires, Argentina for the 11th Conference of the Trotskyist Fraction for the Fourth International (FT). This is the second part of the Document on the International Situation: Economic Tensions and Political (...)