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imageBernie Is Not a Wind Sock
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by Norman Solomon
“That Side Was Made for You and Me”...
Posted: Mon Mar 25, 2019 2:05PM
imageBernie storms into San Francisco with a big Sunday rally
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by Leon Kunstenaar
To the cheers of thousands in Fort Mason’s Great Meadow park, Bernie Sanders laid out his program. Photos & Text by Leon Kunstenaar...
Posted: Mon Mar 25, 2019 1:14PM
textThe Crisis of Democracy by Joachim Hirsch
Decisions affecting social development are in the hands of private investors and state policy depends on their actions. This "politics of capital" was largely at the expense of a majority of the population, particularly wage-earners. A social consensus made possible the relative stability of liberal democracy up to the 1970s....
Posted: Mon Mar 25, 2019 7:29AM
textSpeaker Pelosi Shame On You, Say Skip A.I.P.A.C. Protesters by Stop U.S. Aid to Israel
The protest of the annual lovefest between the Democrat-Republican Parties and the Zionist lobbying organization, American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), is bigger and better than ever with a huge projection on the wall of the Wash. D.C. conference site stating "Speaker Pelosi, Shame On You" when she spoke today, 3/24/19, along with the rest of the Democrat & Republican Party leadership, all proud supporters of the racist, anti-women, fascist, theocratic US military base known as I...
Posted: Sun Mar 24, 2019 8:42PM
textDemocrats' Anti-Russian Witchhunti is A Puff of Smoke by Register Peace & Freedom or Green
A 2-year contrived investigation into non-existent Russian connections to Nazi Trump has reportedly turned up ZERO evidence of collusion. Meanwhile, while Democrats fiddle, our homes are burning, our medical care is lacking HR 1384, our schools are privatized charter schools not educating the workingclass, our future is non-existent....
Posted: Sun Mar 24, 2019 3:17PM
textDemocratic Socialists of America endorses Bernie Sanders presidential bid by Genevieve Leigh (WSWS Repost)
The Democratic Party, as a result of its right-wing policies, has lost significant support among workers, and particularly among young people. Sanders sees his role as utilizing his reputation as an “independent” to convince workers and young people not to seek an alternative....
Posted: Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:38AM
textTrump signs an executive order to protect hate speech by Lynda Carson
Under the guise of promoting free speech, earlier today President Donald J. Trump signed an executive order to protect hate speech at our Universities and Colleges being promoted by right-wing pigs who want to make it unlawful for students to fight back against neo-Nazis, the Ku Klux Klan, white supremacists, and the hate speech movement being promoted on campuses across the nation!...
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 10:47PM
textReinventing Beto: How a GOP Accessory Became a Top Democratic Contender for President by Norman Solomon
There’s an ominous underside to the flashy hype about Beto O’Rourke....
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 2:50PM
textFilm Review: Dick Cheney: Revolutionary for the Super-Rich by Tobias Riegel
In the film, the Cheney group appears like a resolute Mafia clan that took over the levers of power in no time after the election. The vice-president hardly noticed by the public pulled the strings in all important areas: military, energy, bureaucracy, and foreign policy. "Vice" is a cynical film about a cynical era....
Posted: Mon Mar 18, 2019 4:48AM
calendarMumia Abu-Jamal: An Evening for Justice and Freedom
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by Mobilization to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal
St. John's Presbyterian Church, 2727 College Ave at Garber in Berkeley...
Event Date: Sat Apr 6, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Mar 17, 2019 10:21AM
textWhy is Venezuela Demonized? by Because Its Oil is Nationalized
Thousands of people are in Washington DC to stop the US invasion of Venezuela to privatize and steal their oil, the largest oil fields in the world. The sanctions and pending military attack are proudly supported by Republican Trump and Democrat Nancy Pelosi. We, the workers of the world, are proud that Americans stood up and said NO TO WAR!...
Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:33AM
imagePA Slams US for Dropping “Occupation Status” of Palestine
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by IMEMC
The Palestinian Authority (PA), this week, slammed the United States for dropping the status of occupation for the Palestinian territories and the Golan Heights of Syria....
Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 12:14AM
imageAshrawi: US Human Rights Report Meant to Whitewash Israeli Occupation
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by IMEMC
The US Human Right Report is intended to whitewash the Israeli occupation and excuse human rights violations against the Palestinian people, Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), said on March 15....
Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 12:13AM
imageTrump’s “Deal of the Century” Nixes Palestinian State
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by IMEMC
The Trump administration’s “Deal of the Century”, or so-called Middle East Peace Plan does not include the establishment of an independent Palestinian state., but rather calls for Palestinian autonomy in the Gaza Strip, with political and economic links to the West Bank, the Palestinian newspaper al-Quds reported on February 28....
Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 12:06AM
calendarNational March on Washington: Hands off Venezuela! No coup, no sanctions, no new U.S. war!
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by ANSWER
White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave Washington DC 20500...
Event Date: Sat Mar 16, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:02PM
imageDaniel Ellsberg Praises Chelsea Manning After She Is Jailed Again
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by Democracy Now!
“I Know No One More Patriotic”: Daniel Ellsberg Praises Chelsea Manning After She Is Jailed Again...
Posted: Thu Mar 14, 2019 12:39PM
textHUD Tenant Leaders Demand Congress Declare Trump’s 2020 Budget “Dead on Arrival” by Posted by Lynda Carson
Earlier today the Elected leaders of the National Alliance of HUD Tenants demanded an immediate and total rejection by Congress of President Donald Trump’s 2020 budget request, released on March 11!...
Posted: Wed Mar 13, 2019 3:10PM
textThe Inconvenient Truth of Modern Civilization’s Inevitable Collapse by Mike Longenecker (xraymike79)
Climate change is gathering pace and it's beginning to take out keystone species, threatening global food supplies and the very future of mankind's existence....
Posted: Wed Mar 13, 2019 2:32PM
imageLatest Report on Exploitation of Captive Marine Mammals: Situation Improving in West, Deteriorating in East
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by Animal Welfare Institute
Washington, DC—The tide is turning in the West for captive marine mammals, yet live capture operations, traveling dolphin shows, polluted sea pens and needless deaths of animals continue to mar the captivity industry around the globe, especially in Asia, according to a report co-produced by the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) and World Animal Protection (WAP)....
Posted: Wed Mar 13, 2019 1:35PM
imageSFLC Supports Julian Assange, Rovics Music & Mike Elk On CWA NG Election & SEIU
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by WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio on the action by the San Francisco Labor Council to support Julian Assange, music on Venezuela and the US by singer David Rovics and labor journalist Mike Elk on the CWA Newspaper Guild election dispute on voting rights. Elk also talks about the effort of the SEIU to subpoena Google to find out who the whistleblowers are that have exposed sexual harrassment and misconduct by SEIU officials....
Posted: Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:44AM