Dec. 2

                
  • Oakland Airport workers rally for union rights

    Oakland Airport workers rally for union rights

    December 2, 2006

    OAKLAND, Calif. — In a pre-Thanksgiving outpouring of solidarity, over 200 union and community activists gathered at Oakland International Airport Nov. 22 to demand union rights and fair treatment for workers who provide Southwest Airlines passengers...

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  • CPUSA delegation to China, Vietnam

    CPUSA delegation to China, Vietnam

    December 1, 2006

    A delegation of the Communist Party USA started a tour of China and Vietnam Nov. 30. “We’re looking forward to seeing firsthand the process of socialist construction in those countries,” said CPUSA National Chair Sam Webb....

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  • Super-Sunday events for PWW

    Super-Sunday events for PWW

    December 1, 2006

    “We’ll raise several thousand dollars,” Lance Cohn said of the 19th Annual People’s Weekly World/Nuestro Mundo Banquet in Illinois, of which he is a principal organizer. Cohn said that the banquet, which will be held in...

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  • Film exposes deadly war profiteering in Iraq

    Film exposes deadly war profiteering in Iraq

    December 1, 2006

    MOVIE REVIEWDirector and producer Robert Greenwald, whose previous films include progressive documentaries such as “Outfoxed” (about Rupert Murdoch’s Fox News) and “Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price,” has brought us an extremely important movie with...

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  • Play reveals struggles of South Asian women

    Play reveals struggles of South Asian women

    December 1, 2006 By Norman Markowitz

    NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — In response to Eve Enseler’s feminist “Vagina Monologues,” a series of theatrical vignettes on the theme of contemporary women’s gender and social oppression, South Asian Sisters, a California-based group, developed “Yoni Ki...

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