Teresa Albano

Teresa Albano was the first woman editor-in-chief of People’s World, 2003-2010, leading the transition from weekly print to daily online publishing and establishing PW’s social media presence. Albano has been a staff writer for People’s World covering political, labor and social justice issues for more than 25 years. She traveled throughout the U.S. and abroad, including India, Cuba, Angola, Italy, and to Paris to cover the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference. An award-winning journalist, Albano has been honored for her writing by International Labor Communications Association, National Federation of Press Women and Illinois Woman Press Association.


LATEST ARTICLES BY Teresa Albano

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    Pakistans struggle for democracy intensifies

    Pakistans struggle for democracy intensifies

    November 16, 2007 By Teresa Albano

    As Pakistan enters its second week under martial law, political parties, unionists, lawyers, journalists and other “civil society” components are coalescing to challenge Gen. Pervez Musharraf’s emergency rule and widespread repression of democratic rights.

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    Introducing  Shades of Green

    Introducing Shades of Green

    November 2, 2007 By Teresa Albano

    There’s an old saying that “there is nothing new under the sun,” meaning the essence of life — matter — can be neither created nor destroyed. It just changes form.

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    Help us get to $100,000 by Nov. 1

    Help us get to $100,000 by Nov. 1

    October 19, 2007 By Teresa Albano

    The People’s Weekly World/Nuestro Mundo fund drive has been progressing at a pretty good pace. But now we have to step it up. As of Oct. 15, we are at $76,723, about 38 percent. We want...

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    Veterans group seeks mandatory VA funding

    Veterans group seeks mandatory VA funding

    October 5, 2007 By Teresa Albano

    CHICAGO — If you thought every woman and man that served in the U.S. military and honorably discharged was guaranteed health care as a veteran, you would be wrong. Funding shortages still limit the extent and...

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    Dont forget to donate to PWW

    Dont forget to donate to PWW

    September 14, 2007 By Teresa Albano

    Our appeal for donations to the People’s Weekly World/Nuestro Mundo fund drive was in your hands soon after Labor Day. Every reader and supporter can help keep our unique media going.

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    Eerie silence at bridge disaster site

    Eerie silence at bridge disaster site

    August 17, 2007 By Teresa Albano

    MINNEAPOLIS — Cars have been removed and the ninth victim’s body was recovered Aug. 13 from the I-35W bridge collapse here. Tall black cranes, one with the American flag on top of it, moved slowly on...

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    A summer of reading, struggle and Harry

    A summer of reading, struggle and Harry

    July 20, 2007 By Teresa Albano

    This weekend I’m going camping. I’ll be getting The Book — “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” — delivered to the campsite via owl. Yep, we’ve made special arrangements.

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    Communists map agenda for unity, progressive change

    Communists map agenda for unity, progressive change

    July 13, 2007 By Teresa Albano

    NEW YORK — The mood was upbeat as leaders of the Communist Party and invited guests met here July 7-8. Buoyed by the sea change in the country’s atmosphere since last fall’s congressional elections, meeting participants...

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