Tonight the executive board of the trustees of the City University of New York will reportedly meet and reverse a decision to table and potentially deny playwright Tony Kushner an honorary doctorate from John Jay College.
Here in the U.S. May 8th is called "Victory in Europe" day. We should celebrate it more than we do.
As the lords of finance are showing us, in the present era of capitalist development even small victories on the progressive side of the ledger are never secure.
In "Cave of Forgotten Dreams," Herzog adds a sometimes absurd, but always human, touch.
Tom Morello's solo act saw his return to political activism through music after a year of playing with apolitical rock band Audioslave.
The Republicans are conducting a dangerous bluff intended to suck more cuts in working people's benefits and rights.
Medics at Guantanamo neither documented nor asked the causes of the physical or mental injuries of prisoners, apparently.
The meetings were apparently a response to pressure on the administration to back off of its aggressive immigration enforcement efforts.
With its pro-union and military themes and its emphasis on solidarity, the song reflected the experience of the embattled working class.
Today marks the 50th anniversary of the beginning of the Freedom Rides, which contributed mightily to breaking the back of legal segregation in the South.