We want to express our condolences to the family of Heather Heyer, our IWW comrade assassinated by a fascist, and our deep solidarity to the IWW, Antifa, the DSA and the ISO. We are in this together and are committed to building a united front of...[:en]Newspaper[:es]Periodico[:]
My name is Erek Slater. I am a ten-year veteran Chicago public bus driver. My coworkers have elected me to be their union shop-steward and executive board member of the Amalgamated Transit Union, Local 241. International Courier has asked me to write some lines on the workers’ situation in the United States. I do not speak on behalf...[:en]Newspaper[:es]Periodico[:]
17 May 2017
In defense of our labor rights and our retirement! To prepare the 48 Hour General Strike!
In Brazil, against the reforms of the Social Security, Labor Law and Outsourcing Law, for decent employment and against Temer government and all the corrupt Congress, we held a victorious General Strike on April...[:en]Newspaper[:es]Periodico[:]
MAY 18TH, 2017
Occupy Brasilia and General Strike for 48 h! Retirement in, Temer out!
Michel Temer was recorded by one of the JBS owners , Joesley Batista, endorsing the payment that would buy the silence of the former deputy Eduardo Cunha, currently convicted in Curitiba. The news, on the evening of Wednesday 17, fell like a bomb...[:en]Newspaper[:es]Periodico[:]
Maduro’s government signed a decree on May 1st calling for a National Constituent Assembly, for citizens and broad popular participation. The world newspapers have entitled the news as “Maduro radicalizes,” “Maduro changes the Constitution,” etc. We have to say: Maduro is radicalizing but to the right, by attacking the...[:en]Newspaper[:es]Periodico[:]
If you build a house for your family, it should be a place to live. Similarly, we the builders of this society should make our society a place to live, a place where people’s most basic needs are fulfilled. A most essential human need is access to medical care; for when we’re growing, aging, hurting, healing, and dying. When we slice...[:en]Newspaper[:es]Periodico[:]
Feb 16th’s ADWI was a good first step to rebuild a mass immigrant rights movement in this country, and moving forward, March 8th’s Women’s Strike is being seen as the next movement build action, with May 1st’s International Worker’s Day being the next big Day Without Immigrants. The immigrant rights movement and its allies...[:en]Newspaper[:es]Periodico[:]
Written by Aldous Reno
A good education is the foundation of a just and democratic society. But for the working class people of our society, the promise of a decent education has never been fulfilled, with kids of color receiving the least resources and facing the greatest systemic barriers; the worst facilities and curriculum, the...