Haitian Textile Workers Strike Against U.S. and International Sweatshops
Thousands of textile workers in Haiti have walked out to demand higher wages. The strike shows growing militancy among one of the most hyper-exploited sectors of capitalism’s imperial hierarchy.
B.C. DaurelleFebruary 18, 2022
Capitalists Only “Trust the Science” When It Suits Their Agenda
Trusting science should not mean trusting in the benevolence of the ruling class.
B.C. DaurelleJanuary 21, 2022
“We Could Vaccinate The World In Six Months”: End Medical Imperialism Now!
A recently released report identifies more than 100 companies worldwide that could begin manufacturing vaccines immediately. Vaccine imperialism needs to end, and the profit-driven medical system should die with it.
B.C. DaurelleDecember 26, 2021
Pharmaceutical Companies Are Making a Killing off of Omicron
New Covid variants are bad news for most, but for the vaccine monopolists, they mean making a killing on the stock market.
B.C. DaurelleDecember 8, 2021
Antifa Activist Dan Baker Sentenced to Three Years for Online Posts and a Flyer
The arrest and sentencing of Dan Baker reveal the priorities of law enforcement and the justice system.
B.C. DaurelleOctober 22, 2021
New Anti-Protest Laws Proliferate Across the United States
A wave of anti-protest laws targeted at the BLM uprising are passing through statehouses across the country.
B.C. DaurelleApril 26, 2021
If One Ship Can Disrupt Capitalism This Much, Imagine What the Working Class Could Do
The six-day crisis caused by a ship run aground in the Suez Canal has ended. But it has exposed capitalism’s vulnerabilities, and the choke points that would allow the organized working class to take over the levers of production and distribution.
B.C. DaurelleMarch 30, 2021
Amazon Workers’ Unionization Efforts Are Spreading
Teamsters are spearheading an effort to unionize Amazon workers in Iowa.
B.C. DaurelleMarch 4, 2021
The “Lesser Evil” Is Here, and Kids Are Still in Cages
The Biden administration’s promises of a softened stance on immigration are proving hollow, as the Department of Health and Human Services reopens a formerly shuttered detention camp for unaccompanied migrant children
B.C. DaurelleFebruary 24, 2021
Portland Police Square off with Hungry Residents to “Protect” Mountains of Discarded Food
Locals in Portland tried to save hundreds of pounds of food thrown out by a grocery store to help feed those affected by the recent storms. Police stopped them.
B.C. DaurelleFebruary 18, 2021
“Fortress D.C.” Has Nothing to Do With Keeping People Safe
The nation’s capital has become a militarized zone in the runup to Inauguration day on January 20. But this is all about protecting the government and nothing to do with protecting the Washington’s working-class residents, who have been living in “Fortress D.C.” since the attacks of 9/11.
B.C. DaurelleJanuary 17, 2021
From Heroes to Zeroes: Nurses in New York Strike against Unsafe Conditions
More than 100 nurses from Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital went on a two-day strike for safe staffing ratios and safe working conditions.
B.C. DaurelleDecember 3, 2020
The Most Important Election of Our Lifetime… Again?
"It's the most important election of our lifetime"-- a phrase used every four years to get us to vote the lesser evil.
B.C. DaurelleNovember 3, 2020
Trump Supporters Attempt Vehicular Homicide in Texas
A caravan of trucks and cars flying Trump regalia nearly forced a Biden bus off the highway on Friday, with little interference from local law enforcement.
B.C. DaurelleNovember 2, 2020