5 March | The Janus v. AFSCME case, now being argued in the Supreme Court, represents the latest of a series of attacks by the bosses on public sector unions. However, the strike led by the courageous (...)
Robert BelanoWilliam Lewis
4 March | Recently unionized Hilton Hotel workers in Stamford, CT support the West Virginia teachers strike.
3 March | Several DSA chapters show solidarity with West Virginia teachers.
1 March | What are the West Virginia teachers fighting for? How did they organize a strike that broke the law and took the country by surprise?
11 May 2017 | In an alarming move, the NYC Department of Education (DoE) has recently launched an investigation against a public school principal for “communist activities” at her (...)
4 May 2017 | Temple University faculty, students and staff members made their voices heard for higher wages and better working conditions, in defense of education.
18 April 2017 | After weeks, the teachers struggle in Argentina continues despite brutal repression of an “itinerant school.”
17 March 2017 | The teachers are at the forefront of a growing struggle against austerity measures, layoffs and inflation.
6 March 2017 | Chapel Hill-Carrboro, a North Carolina School District and Alexandria Public Schools (Alexandria, VA) recently put out school closure statements because so many teachers called out for the (...)
Khanh LeAnna Malyukova
6 March 2017 | Teachers vote a work stoppage on March 8, International Women's Day.
8 February 2017 | On Tuesday, Betsy DeVos was confirmed as Secretary of Education. She is entirely unqualified and seeks to dismantle public education as we know it. Who is to blame for her (...)
16 December 2016 | Betsy DeVos is, without a doubt, the least qualified, most anti-public school person to ever be nominated as Secretary of Education. Never having worked in, attended or studied public schools, (...)
31 October 2016 | What do Marx and Marxism have to say about education? How can teachers use Marxism to help frame the way we think about our role in the classroom and in society, and how can we fight against (...)
Gabriela Lamelas Paz
4 October 2016 | In capitalist society, family is not just based on love and kinship, but rather on an economic necessity, as demonstrated by the Republican platform. Particularly, the discussion on school choice (...)
10 August 2016 | Left Voice speaks with Carol Cacau, currently running for Rio de Janeiro City Council as a representative of the socialist Revolutionary Workers’ Movement (MRT). She describes the current (...)
14 July 2016 | Teachers have the responsibility to fight against racism and police presence in schools.
4 July 2016 | The Mexico City teachers’ union (SNTE) will begin an indefinite strike tomorrow, July 5. The CNTE teachers’ struggle in Oaxaca is catching fire throughout the country—in the throes of battle against (...)
29 June 2016 | Philadelphia holds a vigil in solidarity with teachers in Oaxaca.
27 June 2016 | Throughout the United States, dozens of actions took place in support of teachers in Oaxaca, Mexico.
22 June 2016 | Day of fury in Oaxaca: The Mexican Federal government of President Peña Nieto and the Oaxacan Governor, Gabino Cué, have ordered a brutal repression throughout the state of Oaxaca. So far there (...)
22 June 2016 | Thousands of scholars, Human Rights activists and organizations from Mexico and around the world have signed this statement in favor of the Teachers of (...)
20 June 2016 | We are transmitting Radio Universidad of Oaxaca and live images through our sister organization La Izquierda Diario Mx.
29 May 2016 | There has been an ongoing teachers’ strike to fight against the recent education reform imposed by Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto. The movement recently faced harsh repression and attempts by (...)
La Izquierda Diario Mexico
4 April 2016 | Students in Rio de Janiero are taking to the streets to fight for quality education and in support of the teachers strikes. The dire conditions of public schools and the lack of investment in (...)