Archive: May 2020

Editorial

Resistance mounts as a failing system kills us

  As stories in this digital edition of the People’s Tribune show, the economic and public health catastrophe now gripping America is exposing a for-profit system and a government that doesn’t give a damn about people’s lives and is not …

House people now, and permanently!

As the Corona virus sweeps its deadly way across the country, homeless-led groups are demanding real housing and calling for taking over empty spaces, whether ‘given’ or …

Voices of tenants for a rent freeze

On April 1 in Chicago, the Autonomous Tenants Union (ATU), in conjunction with the Democratic Socialists of America, the Lift the Ban Coalition and others, livestreamed …

Blood On Their Hands

No one should ever have to choose between protecting their health and exercising their right to vote, but that is the scenario Wisconsin voters face as the Wisconsin …

May First Actions!

Actions beginning on May 1 aim to build a US and global movement that determines how we emerge from the crisis with life itself as the primary value. It is about a true …

Farmworkers are essential, yet vulnerable

Recent interviews with California farmworkers conducted by Líderes Campesinas reveal that although considered essential to the U.S. economy, they are also the …

Visions and Views

“Historically, pandemics have forced humans to break with the past and imagine their world anew. This one is no different. It is a portal, a gateway between one world …