Dealing with entrenched poverty costs real money, but less than we spend on the police, jails, drugs, alcoholism, and chronic illness - the dysfunction that comes from poverty.
There is an illusion that American workers' economic woes are attributable to their own lack of appropriate skills rather than to concerted efforts on the part of capital to disempower workers.
While the meltdown of the Soviet Union didn't trigger capital's worldwide offensive, it did constitute a sea change in the balance of power and changed the dynamics of struggle.
She cared deeply about connections: between teaching and activism, art and labor, history and practice, and above all, between people.
Bernie Sanders states that common people must unite and fight the one percent to restore democracy that has been hijacked by billionaires.
While Greece is a tiny country and Syriza a new party of the left, their success in overcoming the current crisis would give fresh momentum to people in Europe and woldwide.
New Orleanians are all too familiar with having the important aspects of their lives ripped from their control, but they will they retake control of their schools.
There has been an unprecedented amount of unity around the AFL-CIO's raising wages agenda, pushing the major candidates for the same thing.
There is an answer to public education's poor performance: money; we will have to pay for it, just as we pay for a massive military budget.
FDR signed Executive Order 9066 for the forcible internment of 120,000 Americans of Japanese ancestry into concentration camps, including CPUSA member Karl Yoneda..