The Supreme Court's latest assault on the Labor Movement - Harris vs. Quinn - shows how essential it is for Democrats to win the White House in 2016.
"Not just promises of doing good, but a a strategic, thoughtful, active, day-in-day-out, in-the-trenches response."
I am not descended from bankers, Wall Street moguls, or CEOs of Fortune 500 companies. I sit here in my college café and whisper words of gratitude for my distinct heritage.
Deep-going social change in a progressive, left and socialist direction doesn't just "happen." It requires, first of all, real, active, and politically far-seeing social movements on the ground.
I have worked in the fast food industry myself for two years; I can say it is an exhausting, very underpaying industry to work in.
Just 25 individuals make more than twice as much as all kindergarten teachers in America.
Can nothing be done to resolve this? It's time for somebody in authority to disavow the entire situation, and it's time for the public to ask them what their decision is.
The Communist Party USA salutes the working people of all nations on this May Day, International Workers' Day.
Musk is only the most extreme example of the overcompensated corporate crook running U.S. companies on the AFL-CIO's latest Executive Paywatch list.
Who I'm really talking about are people whose lives are based on the pursuit of profit by any means possible - and who fight creating a moral and democratic basis for that wealth.