7 August 2015 | Last week, Local 2865 of the United Auto Workers passed a resolution calling on the AFL-CIO to end its affiliation with the International Union of Police (...)
Julia WallaceTre Kwon
5 August 2015 | Amidst cheers for Obama's supposedly bold climate protection plan, critiques from some environmentalist groups arise. The new show of commitment to reduce green house emissions covers up the (...)
Juan Cruz Ferre
4 August 2015 | According to the Washington Post, there have been 204 mass shootings since the year began. Statistically, that’s one for each day of the year so far.
31 July 2015 | The re-establishment of diplomatic relations between the United States and Iran, interrupted since the 1979 revolution, is making the geopolitical structure that dominated the Middle East for (...)
28 July 2015 | An advisory board has recommended that New York State raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour for fast-food workers. The national movement for $15 has recently won important fights in some cities (...)
24 July 2015 | Movements in the political "situation" and turning points of the left...
21 July 2015 | Enormous contributions in the millions feed the electoral campaigns of of top U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush. Yet both are losing popularity among (...)
20 July 2015 | Distrust of the Mexican regime was expressed in social networks since there are signs that this “escape” could not have been done without collusion with the (...)
16 July 2015 | Charlie Post is a Professor at City University of New York and a socialist activist. He is the author of the book American Road to Capitalism. In this interview originally published in Esquerda (...)
13 July 2015 | The Left Voice is a newly launched project aimed at bringing you daily news, analysis and opinion from a socialist left perspective. The Left Voice is part of the La Izquierda Diario news (...)
10 July 2015 | Puerto Rico, the unincorporated U.S. territory, declares itself bankrupt and claims that the public debt is unpayable. The government of García Padilla, Puerto Rico's President, says that Puerto (...)
4 July 2015 | Today we aren’t slaves but we still aren’t free.
Oppression still remains daily reality.
2 July 2015 | Cuba and the US agreed on the formal restoration of full diplomatic relations and also announced the reopening of embassies in both countries at the end of the (...)
30 June 2015 | The New York State Nurses’ Association (NYSNA) has shaken hands temporarily with the NYC Hospital Alliance, curtailing a city-wide strike authorized almost a month ago by union members. The (...)
25 June 2015 | Like a bad imitation of Pinky and the Brain, who every night says
"Let's try to take over the world", Trump announced he is seeking the Republican party's nomination for the upcoming presidential (...)
25 June 2015 | The cold-blooded murder of nine black women and men in a Charleston church by the white supremacist Dylann Roof was one of the most horrific single acts of racist violence carried out in the U.S. (...)
Robert BelanoJulia Wallace
23 June 2015 | The workers of the MadyGraf factory recently gave a live video presentation for the public at Red Emma’s Coffee Shop. During the event, a fruitful exchange took place between the Buenos (...)
16 June 2015 | Tamir Rice, Tanisha Anderson, Timothy Russell, and Malissa Williams, alongside countless others are the names currently on the minds of activists, students, and community members in Cleveland. (...)
8 June 2015 | For the past several years, the fast food workers’ fight for a $15 minimum wage has expanded.
4 June 2015 | Many left groups and activists have embraced Bernie Sander’s presidential bid with unmeasured enthusiasm. At the same time, the extensive debate that has emerged among leftists (see here and here) (...)