Category: Economy

The struggle for democracy in America intensifies

November 2016

The 2016 presidential election was one of the most divisive in our country’s history. This is no surprise, given the economic, moral, and political crisis we face …

Homelessness and the new world we could have

June 2016

This society is dying right before our eyes. Capitalism has advanced to the stage where human labor is becoming obsolete. The micro-chip processor, introduced into …

How we can fight the corporate dictatorship

June 2016

  According to a famous story, car manufacturer Henry Ford and labor leader Walter Reuther toured a new automated engine production plant during the mid-1950s. Ford reportedly commented that all the machines in the plant didn’t pay union dues, to …

Fighting Chicago police violence and the fight for a new society

December 2015

The execution in 2014 of Laquan McDonald by a Chicago cop has sparked the city’s worst scandal in decades and growing calls for “Mayor 1%” Rahm …

Tens of thousands affected by displacement in Silicon Valley

December 2015

Tenants and members of the homeless community protested early in the morning outside the hearing of the California Senate Committee on Transportation and …

The Birth of an Activist



December 2015

It is not a choice made, this birth. It is the direct result of the implantation of injustices, fertilized by greed and unconcern, that impregnates certain …

Foreclosure: symptom of a dying society

December 2015

  For most of us, home ownership is the epitome of the American dream. In a 2015 Wells Fargo survey, 65% felt that homeownership is “an accomplishment to be proud of” and/or a “dream come true.” The growing nightmare of …

Nelson Peery, 1923-2015

October 2015

It is with great sorrow that we inform you that our beloved comrade, Nelson Peery, editorial board member and founder of the People’s Tribune, …

Help get the People’s Tribune out to the homeless!

September 2015

Help get the People’s Tribune out to homeless organizations and places where the homeless gather! Homelessness is a stark example of the degeneration of an economic system based on the private property of a billionaire owning class. Automation is replacing …

Help get the People’s Tribune out to the homeless!

August 2015

Homelessness is a stark example of the degeneration of an economic system based on the private property of a billionaire owning class. Automation is replacing workers …