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    03 2015 March

    TPP: Taking Power from People

    Negotiated in secret, and with the potential to erase laws in the name of profits, the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has been concocted by representatives from 13 countries and 600 “advisers” from major multinational corporations....

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    27 2015 February

    Stop “Right To Work” For Less in Wisconsin!

    “Right to work”, which already exists in 24 states, mostly in the south and west, places serious restrictions on unions and will directly contribute to significant sections of the remaining unionized workforce being de­unionized....

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    17 2015 February

    Oil workers strike across country for worker and community safety

    "Our local union has lost 14 members in 16 years. Quite frankly, we’re tired of our coworkers being killed and being subjected to this risk." - Steve Garey, President of Local 12-591...

  • John Boehner, Mitch McConnell
    11 2015 February

    Republican Offensive

    Republicans in Washington are making plans to push through their right-wing pro-business agenda, following their capture of the Senate last November....

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    10 2015 February

    Kshama Sawant: One Year in Office

    Over the last year, working people have begun the process of fundamentally shifting the political landscape in Seattle....

Fighting Racism

50 Years After His Assassination “The centerpiece of Malcolm’s political project was to internationalize the condition of Black peoples in the United States.”   - Sohail Daulatzai, Black Star, Crescent Moon: The Muslim International and...

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Features

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Is Podemos the Spanish Syriza?

February 16, 2015

Danny Byrne, Commitee for a Workers’ International Originally published in The Socialist and socialistparty.org.uk The election of a Syriza-led government in Greece has encouraged anti-austerity left forces throughout crisis-ravaged Europe and beyond. Nowhere is this more...

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In the wake of Seattle and San Francisco passing minimum wage ordinances for $15 in 2014, a new poll conducted by Hart Research Associates shows 63% of respondents support raising the minimum wage to $15...

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Socialist Alternative in Action

The small farming community of Pasco, Washington has been in shock since the outrageous extrajudicial killing of Antonio Zambrano-Montes by Pasco Police. The family and community has been in mourning this past week, setting up...

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US Politics

Bernie Sanders, independent Senator from Vermont and self-identified socialist, has made it increasingly clear that he is preparing to run for the presidency in 2016. Unfortunately, Sanders has now also made it clear that he will...

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Republican Offensive

February 11, 2015

Environment

The announcement that President Obama plans to veto a “Republican-backed” bill approving the KXL (KXL) is rightfully seen as a victory for the environmental movement and a direct result of their persistent campaigning. However, it’s...

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The Battle Over Keystone XL

December 10, 2014

War & Resistance

Will the end of Kobanê’s siege turn the tide against IS? Serge Jordan, CWI The so-called ‘Islamic State’ (IS) had vowed to celebrate the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha in the mosques of Kobanê. But...

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Workers' Movement

“Right to work”, which already exists in 24 states, mostly in the south and west, places serious restrictions on unions and will directly contribute to significant sections of the remaining unionized workforce being de­unionized....

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World Events

Socialist policies needed, not deals with the Troika Interview with Nikos Kanellis, Volos City Councilor (Xekinima/ CWI Greece) by Sascha Stanicic (SAV’/CWI Germany) How do you view the deal between the EU and the Syriza...

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Is Podemos the Spanish Syriza?

February 16, 2015

Immigrant Rights

English en español A Partial Victory President Barack Obama recently announced plans to change U.S. immigration policies by executive action, in essence, temporary legal protection against deportation for almost five million undocumented immigrants. This is...

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Women's Rights

On January 22, the House of Representatives passed the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015 with a vote of 242-179. This legislation would prevent all federal funding for...

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Women Fight Back!

November 4, 2014

Videos

The confidence of workers is growing nationwide. With bold leadership, 2015 could be the year of $15/hour!...

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Healthcare

The situation at the hospital in Texas where two nurses contracted Ebola from a patient showed how ill- prepared hospitals in the U.S. are for Ebola. The initial attempt of the Centers for Disease Control...

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LGBT Rights

Leslie Feinberg, an influential transgender socialist activist and writer, passed away on November 15, 2014 after a long battle with tick borne diseases. Her final words were “Hasten the revolution! Remember me as a communist...

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In the wake the of the murder of unarmed teenager Mike Brown in Ferguson, Missouri by police officer Darren Wilson and the ongoing protests demanding justice, many groups have written letters of solidarity to the...

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Culture

The movie Selma couldn’t have come at a better time. With #BlackLivesMatter and the development of a potential new black freedom movement, many people looked forward to this movie as inspiration and guidance. Unlike most...

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History

Robert Bechert is a member of the CWI who was living in Berlin in 1989. Berlin Wall brought down by mass revolutionary movement While, for millions, the 1989 opening of the Berlin Wall was rightly...

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Revolutionary Teamsters

July 13, 2014

Economy

China’s economic slowdown already being felt throughout world economy Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info “The most important number in the world, for the past 30 years and next five years, is China’s growth rate,” declared BBC Economics...

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