Category: Analysis

Video: MLK’s forgotten radical legacy

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In this video, Party for Socialism and Liberation member Sean Blackmon pays tribute to the Civil Rights revolutionary.

The forgotten tar sands pipeline: 1/3 larger than the Keystone XL

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The present dispute in Wisconsin centers around whether or not Enbridge will be allowed to triple the capacity of Line 61, expanding Line 61 to flow 1...

Veteran is first in 2015 to be executed by government

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What is clear is that the murder of Brannan has nothing to do with justice. Executing a mentally ill veteran neither makes our communities safer, nor ...

Rest in peace, Leelah Alcorn

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“My death needs to mean something” she said - let’s fulfill that hope; let’s fix society by dreaming of –and demanding—a better one.

Maduro calls for prisoner swap: Free Oscar Lopez Rivera!

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This week Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro sent an offer to swap far-right opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez in exchange for Puerto Rican political ...

Boehner: ‘full confidence’ in lieutenant despite white supremacist ties

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Recently, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, the third highest ranking Republican member in the U.S. House of Representatives, was exposed for his lin...

The U.S. agenda in Cuba remains counter-revolution

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An historic victory for the Cuban people, a new phase in the struggle.

Turmoil in Greece as early elections called

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Last week, the Greek parliament failed to elect a candidate to fill the ceremonial role of president, triggering early elections that will take place ...

Cops, families and domestic violence: a media double standard

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While domestic violence perpetrated by professional athletes -- particularly men of color -- has been in the media spotlight, such incidents are rare ...

Students, workers lament: Jim Harbaugh and the betrayal of education

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2014 ended on a bitter note for students and university faculty across the United States as the University of Michigan hired Jim Harbaugh to coach its...