Category: Race and Class

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 …

African American History Month, 2016

February 2016

African American History Month 2016 finds society becoming more polarized around wealth and poverty as the economy continues to replace workers with automated production …

Baltimore: Police violence increases as jobs decrease

February 2016

Last spring Freddie Gray died in Baltimore Police custody. Freddie Gray came from a part of Baltimore called Sandtown. Here one-third of the housing units …

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 …

Homeless in fight for their survival

August 2015

In New York City they might find temporary housing—New York has beds for about 60% of its 50,000 homeless residents, lodging many in filthy …

Let us put humanity first! says formerly homeless woman

August 2015

I have been homeless for the past three years, just moving out of homelessness recently. I’m here to talk to you about my personal experiences …

Grassroots movement of homeless is forming

August 2015

A statewide grass roots movement of homeless people, formerly homeless, and their supporters is forming in Florida to resist those who …

From racial division to class unity

August 2015

There is an old saying, “a hungry belly has no color.” This is the reality the ruling class fears. While starving the workers it no longer needs …

Rev. Pinkney jailed for being a spokesperson for the poor

July 2015

Rev. Edward Pinkney, convicted without evidence of changing dates on petitions in a recall election of corporate-backed Mayor James Hightower, is filing a motion to be …