Nicknamed the "longshoreman philosopher," Eric Hoffer was the best-known working-class author and intellectual in postwar America.
I believe in charity, but it is no substitute for government resources and policies. That's why I urge people to support change agents.
Vito Marcantonio (1902-1954) was a fourteen-term Congressman from East Harlem.
We must defeat every right-wing politician on Election Day and elect a government that responds to the people's concerns around climate change, rather than denies it.
"Instead of competing against each other for precious donor dollars, the whole nation ought to join in a mass movement for universal health care."
In his farewell message while waiting for his death, President Allende explained what was happening: "Foreign capital and imperialism, united with reactionary elements, created the climate."
It's easy to feel you are being pressured against your instinct to accept a miserable marriage when listening to many economics pundits trying to be "upbeat" about the economy.
The Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa summit carried the hope of change awaited by many peoples denied their righteous place in the world community of nations.
Speak Progress speakers provide ideas, analysis and interactive trainings that can inspire your campus, community or union.
The arms used in this genocide were supplied to the Guatemalan military by successive U.S. administrations beginning with that of Ronald Reagan.