Tatiana is a former middle school teacher and current Urban Education PhD student at CUNY.
May 09, 2017 | John Dewey’s Progressive Education is the centerpiece of the field of educational studies, forming the basis for writers like Paulo Freire. However, Dewey does not see that modern teacher centered (...)
March 08, 2017 | International Women’s Day (previously known as International Working Women’s Day) was created by socialists to commemorate the women garment workers’ strike in 1908. These two aspects of March 8 — (...)
February 26, 2017 | Tom Perez won the DNC chairmanship. While some paint this as a loss for the working class, Ellison and Perez are actually two sides of the same coin.
February 12, 2017 | After the massive January 21 Women's March on Washington, all eyes are on March 8: International Women's Day. We should join the women all over the world who will go on strike on March 8, (...)
December 16, 2016 | Betsy DeVos is, without a doubt, the least qualified, most anti-public school person to ever be nominated as Secretary of Education. Never having worked in, attended or studied public schools, (...)
November 29, 2016 | Millions cut short their Thanksgiving to shop on Black Friday. Are those early shoppers “more capitalist”? What does it even mean to be capitalist?
November 28, 2016 | The media is quick to paint the death of Fidel as the death of not only a cruel dictator, but also as the death of revolution. The youth and working class who are rising up all over the world (...)
November 15, 2016 | Without a doubt, Trump’s election is a blow to the working class and oppressed. Yet, many leaders of the Democratic party are hopeful that they may find “common ground” with Trump. What conclusions (...)
AGAINST TRUMP AND CLINTON
November 08, 2016 | Militants of the Partido de los Trabajadores Socialistas (Workers’ Socialist Party - PTS) in the Left and Workers’ Front, sent us their pictures with the reasons why they do not support Hillary or (...)
November 03, 2016 | More than 1,000 high schools and universities are currently being occupied by Brazilian students. Why are they occupying and what can this tell us about the current political situation in (...)
October 12, 2016 | After the shocking tape discussing sexual assault, how can women fight against Trump’s misogyny? Hillary is no alternative, with her imperialist policies abroad and a history of hurting working (...)
October 04, 2016 | In capitalist society, family is not just based on love and kinship, but rather on an economic necessity, as demonstrated by the Republican platform. Particularly, the discussion on school choice (...)
UNITED STATES- POLICE BRUTALITY
September 22, 2016 | Protests erupted in Charlotte, North Carolina for the second night in a row on Wednesday night. In NYC, 100+ people also took the streets with a common message: against police murder and (...)