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Today, April 26, Arizona teachers have walked out in their thousands. Demanding a return to pre-recession education funding they are saying that a “20% [raise] is not enough.” Governor Ducey refuses to meet with walkout...

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Militant strikes and mass demonstrations of tens of thousands of teachers, students and community supporters have spread like a wildfire across the states of West Virginia, Kentucky, Arizona, and Oklahoma since the end of February...

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It is nearly one year since the inauguration of the odious Trump. From the outset, it was very clear that this would be a horribly reactionary administration packed full of billionaires launching attacks on immigrants,...

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While special counsel Mueller’s 17 prosecutors widen their investigation into the affairs of Trump and his associates, the ground is being laid for a new phase of social and political struggle in the U.S. After...

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Trump Regime in Disarray August 10 – Seven months after Trump’s inauguration, his regime is mired in deep crisis and key parts of his agenda are stalled despite Republican control of Congress. The health care...

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Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey last week has led to a spiraling political crisis in Washington. The sharp divisions in the political establishment and within the state apparatus have become even sharper due...

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It’s a long way from Abraham Lincoln’s Grand Old Party and the war to end slavery to today’s Republicans and their relentless attacks on immigrants, women, people of color, LGBTQ people, and the labor movement....

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The 53-page budget proposed by the Trump administration, “America First: A Blueprint to Make America Great Again,” exposes their utter contempt for working, poor people, and particularly people of color. No wonder, given that the...

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A damaged Trump administration continues to hunt for a way forward from the series of humiliating defeats it has suffered in its first months in power. These setbacks, and in particular the collapse of Republican...

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The defeat of Trumpcare has sparked a lot of discussion about how it was that Trump and Ryan’s “American Health Care Act” went so decisively down in flames. While there were a number of factors...

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