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Puerto Rico: Powerful May Day protest attacked by police

Puerto Rico has a long history of popular resistance, and some very militant trade unions.
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Brooklyn community demands names of police who killed Saheed Vassell

When Vassell's father, known as “Pops,” joined the crowd he was greeted with welcomes and words of support.
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NYC’s ‘shelter-industrial complex’ makes money over rising homelessness

Homelessness is not the result of individual shortcomings or “laziness.” The primary cause is the lack of affordable housing. 
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Transgender woman prisoner wins historic suit against NY prison complex

The disproportionate imprisonment of transwomen is a form of class war waged by those in power against some of the most marginalized and  vulnerable ...
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Columbia U graduate workers strike gets wide support

Columbia’s refusal to bargain with the now-certified graduate workers’ union is a blatant violation of the labor laws that workers won through str...
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Israeli sniper rifles made in USA

It’s time to stop all U.S. aid to Israel, and to use that money to meet human needs at home.
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Barnard student vote to divest boosts fight against Israeli apartheid

After long struggle, this is a major victory for the BDS movement nationally.
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Ale Pablos is free! Let’s fight to keep her home

In the fight of Ale vs. ICE, let’s demand a permanent win!
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Outrage grows as Israel mows down Palestinians for 4th week

In a remarkable show of courage, the Palestinian people have continued to protest, sometimes in the tens of thousands, for the last four Fridays to de...
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Close the ICE Detention Center in Newark!

Immigrant rights activists confront politician at Cherry Blossom Festival to demand closure of ICE detention center.