Oct. 20

                
  • Help us get to $100,000 by Nov. 1

    Help us get to $100,000 by Nov. 1

    October 19, 2007 By Teresa Albano

    The People’s Weekly World/Nuestro Mundo fund drive has been progressing at a pretty good pace. But now we have to step it up. As of Oct. 15, we are at $76,723, about 38 percent. We want...

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  • Study of deaths in police custody raises questions

    Study of deaths in police custody raises questions

    October 19, 2007

    A first-ever Justice Department study of deaths in police custody raises more questions than it answers. The study, “Arrest-Related Deaths in the United States, 2003-2005,” released Oct. 11 by the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), covers...

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  • Chicago spotlights non-Hollywood films

    Chicago spotlights non-Hollywood films

    October 19, 2007

    CHICAGO — Approaching half a decade now, the Chicago International Film Festival features movies from 44 countries, including some that produce very few movies like Puerto Rico, Bulgaria and Burkina Faso. The festival running this month...

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  • Lorraine Hansberry  playwright and agitator

    Lorraine Hansberry playwright and agitator

    October 19, 2007

    Lorraine Vivian Hansberry was one of the most relevant playwrights of the 20th century. Her work highlights the struggle for equality and justice, as an African American woman who in her early years was also a...

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  • CARTOON: School supplies

    CARTOON: School supplies

    October 19, 2007

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