The Charleston Massacre and the Uses of White Supremacy
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. in the past century.
Robert BelanoJune 25, 2015
Activism in Baltimore in conversation with MadyGraf Workers
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 Aires-based workers and the Baltimore audience.
Juan CJune 23, 2015
The Struggle for Justice in Cleveland Continues
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. Their fight against the abuses by the Cleveland Division of Police places them on one of the key fronts of a nationwide fight for justice.
Patrick MahoneyJune 16, 2015
LA union bureaucracy pushes for a worse deal for its union members
For the past several years, the fast food workers’ fight for a $15 minimum wage has expanded.
Julia WallaceJune 8, 2015
Let’s face it: Sanders is no alternative
Ph: AFGE 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 falls short of addressing the real point of discussion. There is a need to rethink the use of parliamentarism and electoral politics from […]
Juan CJune 4, 2015
Health Care Reform for Profit
During the first days of 2014, Obamacare was put into effect, the hard-promoted health care reform, pushed by US President Barack Obama since his first presidential campaign. Beyond its difficulties in implementation something is certain: the reform was designed to the measure of the big corporations. Itâ€™s well-known that the USA has one of the […]
Juan CFebruary 14, 2014
The high price of Blair and Bush’s imperialist policies
On July 7th, during the morning rush hour when millions of people were travelling to their places of work or study, the centre of London was rocked by a series of bomb blasts on the public transport system – three on the underground and one on a bus. At the time of writing the official […]
Trotskyist Fraction – Fourth InternationalJuly 9, 2005
Voces de la huelga de Hunts Point
La huelga Hunts Point Market está en su sexto día y ha ido creciendo en notoriedad y fuerza. Cada día, cientos de trabajadores se unen al piquete de 24 horas frente Hunts Point Market. A pesar de no cobrar, se quedan todo el turno, incluido el nocturno. Con un frío glacial, abrigados y de pie […]
Tatiana CozzarelliJanuary 21, 1900