16 January | The LA teachers’ strike in defense of public education makes the rich and the government of California tremble.
9 January | The teachers' strike in Los Angeles requires the broadest solidarity of the working class to succeed. Below, a letter from a graduate of LAUSD in support.
28 December 2018 | The Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1277 (LA) expressed their support if and when UTLA strikes.
27 December 2018 | Trump portrayed himself as a friend of coal workers on the campaign trail. But the administration has sat idly by as hundreds of miners are slowly dying of black (...)
25 December 2018 | After this year’s “Teachers Spring,” educators in Los Angeles are planning to spread the rebellion of education workers to the West Coast.
15 December 2018 | A pesar de una furiosa campaña anti sindical realizada por la gerencia; los trabajadores y trabajadoras votaron a favor de unirse a UNITE HERE.
14 December 2018 | Despite a rabid anti-union campaign by the management, Stamford Sheraton workers voted in favor of joining UNITE-HERE.
10 December 2018 | On Saturday, nurses voted overwhelmingly in favor of repealing Section 210 of the Taylor Law and fighting for public workers’ right to strike.
3 December 2018 | Who are the “yellow vest” protesters? What are their demands? What role should the workers’ movement and the far left play in their uprising?
25 November 2018 | The UAW agreed to a backroom deal with Columbia University that would limit the right of graduate employees to strike for 17 months and severely weaken their bargaining power to negotiate a first (...)
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15 November 2018 | A migrant woman worker shares her experience of the conditions that capitalism creates for women on both sides of the border—and why unity of the working class is (...)
12 October 2018 | As Argentina’s economic crisis deepens, agreements have been signed behind the backs of working people that ensure the country’s continued plunder. Meanwhile, debate on the left has centered on the (...)
23 September 2018 | Adjunct faculty at CUNY have been exploited for decades, but the union leadership has done little to address the problem. A militant, rank and file strategy, grounded in solidarity, is the only (...)
17 September 2018 | With the eruption of strike action by Chicago hotel workers, hotel worker William Lewis argues that the unions have the power to organize the unorganized, spread the strike nationally — and (...)
14 September 2018 | San Jose—The Costa Rican working class has again burst onto the stage of history. Public-sector workers have launched a countrywide general strike against the government’s austerity plan to deal (...)
11 September 2018 | Reproduced below is the historic document sent by the Santiago regional Coordinating Committee of the Cordones Industriales to former Chilean President Salvador Allende. The letter highlights the (...)
10 September 2018 | For months the workers of the Hilton Stamford have been battling it out for a good contract. They won recognition for their union 110 votes to five in December of 2017. Since then they have been (...)
28 August 2018 | Under the guise of rehabilitation and training programs, the state of California coerces inmates into risking their lives for a meager compensation.
15 August 2018 | The Los Angeles Rams will soon have a new $4 billion football stadium, which will host the Super Bowl in 2020 and the Olympic Games in 2028. Parts of the stadium are being built some 1,240 miles (...)