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A review of this week’s coverage.
Column: This Week in Capitalism
Column: Danny Katch
SORRY NOT SORRY
This week's column is--of course--a mostly Trump special edition, along with a list of sorry excuses for human beings.
Focus: Election 2016
TRUMP HORROR SHOW HIDES CLINTON'S ROTTEN AGENDA
Donald Trump proved once again in the final presidential debate that he's the secret weapon...of the presidential campaign of Hillary Clinton.
Comment: Jen Roesch
JUST THE TRUMP OF THE ICEBERG
As more women come forward about being abused by Donald Trump, the harassment faced by millions of others is coming to the surface.
Focus: Middle East
Comment: Ashley Smith
WILL THE LEFT HEAR ALEPPO'S CRY?
In the face of a humanitarian horror, a part of the U.S. left wants to absolve Assad and Russia of their crimes in Syria--and blame only the U.S.
Analysis: Eric Ruder
U.S. STEPS UP ITS ROLE IN YEMEN
The idea that the U.S. has only now entered into war on Yemen in reaction to unprovoked attacks on its warships is absurd.
Other Top Articles of the Week
Analysis: Lee Sustar and Alan Maass
HOW THE CTU TOOK ON RAHM
The prospect of teachers walking the picket line forced Mayor Rahm Emanuel to make concessions on many, though not all, of the union's demands.
Report: Ragina Johnson
CRACKDOWN AT STANDING ROCK
After a federal appeals court refused to halt construction on the Dakota Access Pipeline, the energy giants are intensifying repression.
Review: Neil Loehlein
SHALLOW UPS AND DEEPER DOWNS
Marxist economist Michael Roberts argues that the cause of economic crisis lies at the heart of how the capitalist system operates.
Analysis: Ashley Fataar
THE STUDENT STRUGGLE RESUMES
Students in South Africa are fighting another round of tuition increases--and facing repression from the ANC government.
Comment: Giles Ji Ungpakorn
FINALLY, THE KING IS DEAD
Thailand's king, who died last week, was an enemy of democracy and a symbol of naked class oppression.
Comment: Scott McLemee
ACROSS THE COLOR LINE
The author of a newly published book about political thinker W.E.B. Du Bois explains why his legacy remains relevant today.
Focus: Black Lives Matter
Comment: Nicole Colson
WHY ARE POLICE THE PRIORITY?
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants to add 1,000 more police to the force--but more cops aren't a solution to the city's violence.
A CRITIQUE OF ANTI-ANTI-RACISM
Rather than a distraction from confronting class inequality, movements against racism are part of building opposition to capitalism.
Report: Jesse Hagopian
BRINGING BLM INTO THE SCHOOLS
Thousands of Seattle teachers are wearing Black Lives Matter shirts today in a historic workplace demonstration against racism.
OAKLAND BAND'S LOUD MESSAGE
Members of an honor band from Oakland schools explain why they took a knee during a performance of the national anthem.
Focus: Palestine Solidarity
Comment: Pranav Jani
NEUTRALITY IS NOT AN OPTION
The Modern Language Association should not hesitate when a living, breathing struggle against colonialism asks for our support.
IN DEFENSE OF CHRISTOPH GLANZ
Israel's attack machine is again attempting to smear a pro-Palestine activist by hurling false charges of anti-Semitism.
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