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.
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.
Amazon’s Tent of Lies
Amazon’s ballot-collection tent is straight out of the union-busting playbook.
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.
Amazon Workers’ Unionization Efforts Are Spreading
Teamsters are spearheading an effort to unionize Amazon workers in Iowa.
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
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.
St. Louis Inmates Stage Uprising
Over 100 incarcerated people in a St. Louis jail rose up and fought back against the oppressive criminal justice system to protest unsafe conditions
“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.
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.
California Parolees Win Right to Vote
Californians overwhelmingly voted to restore voting rights to citizens on parole, but the California prison system is still incredibly unjust.
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.
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.