Archive: September 2018

Editorial

Government declares war on education!

  The national debate around K-12 education is boiling to the surface again, with teachers striking and threatening to strike again this fall, and other education workers, parents and students demonstrating massive support for them. The underlying issue is whether …

The fight for public education

Teachers, parents and students are joining together to fight for a publicly owned education system. Will it be education that serves the people or the corporations …

Say No to Charter Community Colleges

Do you want your daughters and sons or other young adults to succeed in college? Do you want them to be shackled with debt when they are done getting their …

People’s Tribune ‘get a sub’ drive

Tell everyone you know to ‘get a sub’ to the People’s Tribune—a paper where the movement has a voice! People’s Tribune contributors share their stories in the …

Justice for Snoop, killed by Chicago police

Chicago activist and poet Malcolm London joined the community protest of the police killing of Harith “Snoop” Augustus, a popular barber, on July 14 on the South Side …

Ed Sadlowski 1938-2018

  The People’s Tribune notes with great sadness the passing of a staunch defender of labor’s rights. Edward Eugene Sadlowski died in June at the age of 79. For more than 50 years, he was the very embodiment of honest, …

Donate to the People’s Tribune!

I coordinate the homeless and housing desk on the People’s Tribune editorial board. I hope you will donate, subscribe and keep abreast of the fight to end poverty …