Opinion

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-cpcon520x307.jpg

Reflections on the Communist Party convention

Recently the CPUSA held its 30th National Convention in Chicago. It was an impressive event showcasing the party's depth of work throughout the movements for justice.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-stopfiringus520x300.jpg

Every day, somebody new is raising hell

"One day it's the Dreamers, the next day it's Walmart moms and fast food workers, and then the Moral Monday movement the day after that."

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-mothercourage310x376.jpg

Mother Courage of Clallam County remembered

She stood her ground. She never left Daddy's side. She did not flinch. She was Mother Courage.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-dontfrackflorida520x304.jpg

Florida communists have a "great convention"

The Florida convention included workshops on racism and organizing skills. Discussion periods allowed for lively exchanges of viewpoints on issues facing the party and the people's movement.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-lonnie520x440.jpg

Labor stalwart Lonnie Nelson dies at 83

She was 83 years old and was active in the people's movements and in her Communist Party club until stricken by a stroke a few days before her death, Feb. 12.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-bermack-DelmarBergP1020560-300x225.jpg

Spanish Civil War vet still struggling at 98

Interview with Del Berg who served in the famed Abraham Lincoln Brigade in the Spanish Civil War and is a long-time activist in the labor and peace movements.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-debbiebell311x300.jpg

Determined to make a difference, a tribute to comrade Debbie Bell

Through years of struggle, Debbie Bell made a difference. And our party the struggle has moved forward and is that much stronger and influential because of comrades like Debbie.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-Jarvis-Tyner-at-march459x311.jpg

Taking the long view on fight for freedom

As one of 250,000 who attended the 1963 "March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom," I had to come to Washington, Aug. 24, to be a part of the 50th anniversary march.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-frenchjournalist.jpg

Henri Alleg, 1921 to 2013: Exposed French torture in Algeria

Few U.S. readers know who he was and what he contributed, but his story should be told, because he was a true hero of the struggle against state violence.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-chavez520x2.jpg

Hugo Chavez empowered and united

The untimely death of Chavez is evoking a heartfelt cry from millions of abused, marginalized, and exploited people across the globe.

1 2 3 4 5