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This year has seen some of the largest protests in U.S. history with women marching against abuse and harassment and students rallying against gun violence. Teachers also revolted in a whole series of states to...

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In November 2017, the New York City Department of Investigation (DOI) issued a bombshell report revealing that the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) for years failed to inspect apartments for lead paint, but falsely...

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In January 2017, the National Labor Relations Board confirmed the right of Columbia University graduate students to unionize after the students voted 1,602 to 623 to join the United Automobile Workers (UAW) in December 2016....

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“When something happened to the Negroes in the South I said, ‘That is their business, not mine.’ Now I know how wrong I was. The murder of my son has shown me that what happens...

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Should working class people vote in favor of holding a state constitutional convention? On November 7, voters across New York state will have a chance to say “yes” or “no” on whether to hold a...

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In the heart of global capitalism, the six million New Yorkers who rely daily on public transportation are facing increasing hardships. The Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) – the biggest public transportation system in the U.S....

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Socialist Alternative NYC is endorsing the socialist city council candidate Jabari Brisport. Brooklyn native Jabari Brisport is running for City Council in the 35th City District against incumbent Democratic Party Council Member Laurie Cumbo. Brisport’s...

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Stop Charter/Spectrum Union Busting! Defend Pensions and Benefits Over 1,800 employees of Charter/ Spectrum (formerly employed by Time Warner) have been forced on strike after the company refused to bargain. The bosses have pulled their...

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In New York City, the epicenter of global and American capitalism, populist-styled Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio is approaching the end of his first term in office. De Blasio came to City Hall three years...

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Check out our video report from May Day 2017! Produced and edited by Alyssa Pariah. Want to get involved? Reach out to Socialist Alternative, NYC at https://www.socialistalternative.org/join....

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