Archive for: 2010

North Korea de-escalates tensions despite South Korean war game

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At the end of December, more so-called war “games” were carried out jointly by the United States and South Korea. The exercises came in spite of s...

Food stamp aid slated to drop when stimulus funding ends

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According to U.S. Census data, one-third of working families are struggling to meet their basic needs. Now, in a time of huge corporate bonuses and re...

L.A. teachers and parents fight school privatization

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Teachers and parents are fighting against McKinley Elementary being taken over by private education group Celerity. Petitions were sent to the superin...

Your New Year’s resolution: Building a new movement for socialism

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While making your New Year's resolutions, don't forget the most important of all—to build the struggle for socialism in the United States.

Imperialists claim fraud in Belarus election

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The scene is familiar. The script being played out is one used by the United States and its imperialist allies against independent countries holding e...

U.S. lies about Afghanistan health care improvement

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The U.S. government has been called on another lie regarding the “progress” of the war on Afghanistan. According to the U.S. Agency for Internatio...

Corporations take millions of acres in Africa, displacing farmers

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In countries throughout Africa, farmers are being displaced at an increasing pace as their land is being bought by or leased to multinational corporat...

LA has largest homeless population in the country

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Behind the glamour and fame that surrounds Hollywood, there is a growing population of homeless youth never discussed in the tabloids or recognized at...

Senate votes against Dream Act

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On Dec. 18, the Dream Act was filibustered and failed to pass in the U.S. Senate. The proposed law would have allowed many children of undocumented wo...

Workers sue Sodexo for wage theft

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Roughly 80 workers in Lehigh Valley, Pa., recently brought a class-action lawsuit against Sodexo, a multi-billion-dollar food service and building mai...