I believe today is both more necessary and possible for the party and its members to be involved in the labor movement.
The CPUSA will meet in Chicago June 13-15 for its 30th national convention.
In San Jose, working people, and city workers in particular, have faced an antagonistic city government for the past eight years.
A labor movement united around his election in the Newark mayoral campaign is seen as having been a key cause of the victory of Ras Baraka.
A total of 4.7 million moms and their families would see an increase in wages. That's one fifth of all working moms and their families who would benefit.
This week marks the one-year anniversary of the worst disaster in clothing industry history.
The late environmentalist, Sen. Gaylord Nelson, D-Wis., founded Earth Day as an environmental teach-in first held on April 22, 1970.
The mine was operated mostly by African American prisoners who, under Alabama's onvict lease system, had been "leased" to the mine owners. Regardless of how minor their crimes were, all of them rdied in the disaster.
nternational Women's Day, grew from the struggle of working women to form trade unions and the fight for women's right to vote.
The appointment on March 4, 1933, by President Franklin D. Roosevelt made Perkins the first female cabinet member in U.S. history.