• New foreclosures down, repossessions rise in April

    New foreclosures down, repossessions rise in April

    May 14, 2010 By Joe Sims

    With over 12 percent of current mortgages in danger of default - close to 7 million homes - foreclosure notices made a slight drop in April signaling a potential bottoming out of the housing crisis.

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  • Nazi demo not a “coincidence”

    Nazi demo not a “coincidence”

    May 11, 2010 By Luis Rivas

    LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Hundreds of protesters gathered at City Hall off of 1st and Spring Street last month to rally against the Detroit-based National Socialist Movement demonstration, the largest white-supremacist organization in the country, according...

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  • Scottsboro widow dies

    Scottsboro widow dies

    May 11, 2010 By Norman Markowitz

      Melva Norris, widow of Clarence Norris, the last survivor of the Scottsboro prisoners, died recently at age 82, 21 years after her husband died in a Bronx hospital.  Thanks to the struggle of Communists and...

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  • An appeal from Arizona

    An appeal from Arizona

    April 26, 2010 By Carolyn Trowbridge

    Things are truly the worst here in Arizona. I was born and raised in this beautiful state. It's been a challenge but it's not been insane - til now.

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  • Hate speech can bring deadly results

    Hate speech can bring deadly results

    April 23, 2010 By Jarvis Tyner

    Fifteen years after Oklahoma City bombing, a similar dangerous trend is developing. Politicians and political activists who engage in ultra-right hate speech play a role in provoking violence.

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