Category: Editorial

Guarantee a home for everyone

March 2017

Tent encampments are springing up all over America, from cities to rural areas: at the feet of new shining high rise towers in cities like San Francisco, along creeks outside small towns. People seek shelter in doorways and down in …

Nationalize healthcare as a human right

February 2017

  The fight for quality affordable healthcare for all as a human right is once again heating up. Demonstrations and rallies are taking place across the country against repeal of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) and in defense of Medicare …

Isolating homeless: Step to imposing fascism on us all

January 2017

Leading up to WWII, the German government forced Jews to wear identifying badges (the yellow Star of David) as one of many psychological …

Attacks on a free press are an attack on democracy

November 2016

As the corporations move to complete their takeover of the government, stamping out whatever democracy we have, the attack on the press and …

Standing Rock: the people vs corporate destruction

October 2016

When the Standing Rock Sioux of North Dakota discovered that a pipeline carrying fracked oil was to be built through their land, poisoning the land and its people, there near the headwaters of the Missouri River, destroying sacred sites …

Wide scale poverty makes class unity possible

September 2016

  Hardly a day goes by before some new video goes viral vividly showing police brutalizing and gunning down working class Americans. As the bodies of the poor murdered by police pile up, so do the protests against it. In …

Public Education: The fight for our future

August 2016

We are living in times of immense change, where the world we thought we knew is transforming into something else completely. Technological advances have moved humanity …

Government Must Guarantee Our Basic Needs

July 2016

“Our water has been poisoned. Why? Who is wanting to do this to us?” asked a young schoolgirl at a Chicago meeting. Officials knew the drinking water in her school was contaminated with lead yet did nothing to …

The elections and a vision of a new society

July 2016

McDonalds has announced they will open 25,000 robot-run restaurants. Amazon is replacing human stock pickers in its massive warehouses with robots. We’re living in revolutionary times. As robotics and computerization transform all existing industries …

Government Must Guarantee Our Basic Needs

June 2016

“Our water has been poisoned. Why? Who is wanting to do this to us?” asked a young schoolgirl at a Chicago meeting. Officials knew the drinking water in her school was contaminated with lead yet did nothing to prevent the …