Jan. 7

                
  • The ABCs of the U.S. embargo against Cuba

    The ABCs of the U.S. embargo against Cuba

    January 6, 2006

    Bloqueo Documentary film produced by Rachel Dannefer and Heather Haddon 45 min., English and Spanish, with English subtitles, 2004 www.toddpnyc.com/bloqueo The UN General Assembly regularly and nearly unanimously rejects the 40-plus-year-old U.S. economic blockade against Cuba....

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  • Bay Area teachers step up the struggle

    Bay Area teachers step up the struggle

    January 6, 2006

    Teachers in Oakland and San Francisco returned from their holiday break ready to step up sharp struggles for better teaching and learning conditions, wages and health benefits. In both cities teachers have worked without a contract...

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  • Marxism: the science of society and social change

    Marxism: the science of society and social change

    January 6, 2006

    Over 150 years ago, Karl Marx and Frederick Engels founded the scientific study of society, or scientific socialism. After Marx died, Engels carried their studies a step further by laying the theoretical foundations of dialectical materialism...

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  • Cartoon: The Constitution Stomp

    Cartoon: The Constitution Stomp

    January 6, 2006

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  • Letters

    Letters

    January 6, 2006

    ‘For the union makes us strong’ In the glow of the transit strike here, this is a quote I came across: “Whatever the problem, your efforts will be crowned with success only if your union is...

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