Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The Tax-Cut Weapon in their One-Sided Class War



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The tax-cut weapon in their one-sided class war

Nicole Colson | The Republican tax rip-off would aid and abet a massive and flagrant shift of wealth to the already rich at the expense of working-class and poor people.

Anti-racists outnumber the far right in Boston

Ryan Gannon | The far right rallied in Boston for the third time this year, but 500 counterprotesters mobilized to show their opposition.

Exposing the right's fake clinic in Madison

Mai Lien Dombroe and Dayna Long | Supporters of reproductive rights mobilized outside a Madison-area "crisis pregnancy center" that poses as an abortion provider.

A year of living dangerously

Danny Katch | Trump's deeply unpopular presidency seems able to defy political gravity, but there are institutional strings holding him aloft.

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Monday, November 20, 2017

We Saw Puerto Rico's Struggle to Survive



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We saw Puerto Rico's struggle to survive

Monique Dols and Lance Selfa | Two SW contributors who traveled to Puerto Rico describe a society that was failed by the powerful--but whose people are trying to reknit its social fabric.

A historic repudiation of the right in Australia

Louise O'Shea | In a society that thrives on division, fear and prejudice, the result of the marriage equality referendum in Australia is a triumph.

Hear SW writers on their visit to Puerto Rico

Monique Dols (left), co-author with Lance Selfa (right) of today's feature on the not-so-natural disaster in Puerto Rico, talks about what she saw on her visit in a special video interview on SocialistWorker.org's Facebook page

Hold the right responsible for its violence

Statement: Barnard-Columbia Socialists | Columbia University College Republicans claim their speakers don't incite violence. We have the facts that prove otherwise.

Sayfullo Saipov's miserable job

Joe Allen | The investigation into the Uzbek immigrant's deadly terrorist attack will likely ignore the miserable years he spent as a truck driver.

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Friday, November 17, 2017

Weekend Edition | Corporate Thieves Are Preying on Puerto Rico...plus the week's top articles



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How corporate thieves are preying on Puerto Rico

Christopher Baum | Rather than prioritize Puerto Rico's urgent needs, U.S. political and business elites are continuing their project of extracting the maximum profit.

The Moore-holy-than-thou hypocrites

Elizabeth Schulte | Apparently, the Religious Right won't let anything, even sexual assault allegations, get in the way of their crusade for "morality."

Weekend Focus: U.S. POLITICS IN THE ERA OF TRUMP

The vote against Trump and what it means

Editorial | The defeat of the Republicans in last week's elections can give people greater confidence to resist--and not just by casting a vote one day a year.

Rolling out the red carpet for U.S. empire?

Khury Petersen-Smith | The unexpectedly calm behavior of Donald Trump during his Asia tour obscures increasing militarization that has been underway for years.

When reaction grows out of the barrel of a gun

Danny Katch | The NRA is a reactionary menace that the left needs to struggle against--but that doesn't mean we embrace the political framework of gun control.

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Weekend Focus: CONFLICT IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Turmoil in America's favorite kingdom

Eric Ruder | A power grab is shaking the royal family tree in Saudi Arabia--and threatening to unleash a regional conflict of frightening proportions.

Lebanon on a knife's edge

Omar Hassan | The surprise resignation of Lebanon's prime minister while on a trip to Saudi Arabia is ratcheting up tensions in the Middle East.

Weekend Focus: BREAKING THE SILENCE

The problems with Spacey's "apology"

Nikki Williams and Camille White-Avian | When Kevin Spacey linked the allegations of sexual abuse against him to being gay, he tapped into dangerous stereotypes.

The sexist reality we know far too well

Statement: Alianza Nacional de Campesinas | As women in Hollywood bravely speak out against sexual harassment and abuse, Latina farmworkers are standing with them.

OTHER TOP ARTICLES OF THE WEEK

Not a riot but a revolution

Elizabeth Terzakis | Eyewitnesses to the Russian Revolution vividly a unique historical event--when working people took power in Russia.

We need justice for Jason

Brian Ward | The murder of a 14-year-old Obijwe boy in northern Wisconsin is part of a long history of police violence against Native Americans.

OSU graduate students protest GOP attack

Preeti Singh, Jacob Scheier and Somak Paul | Graduate students at Ohio State University are protesting the House Republican tax plan that would harm graduate education.

Burying treasure in their tax havens

Tom Bramble | The Paradise Papers leaked to the media reveal the everyday schemes that the rich employ to avoid paying their fair share.

Weekend Focus: JUSTICE FOR MIGRANTS

A crackdown looms at a migrant prison camp

Liz Walsh | Refugees at an Australian detention camp located in Papua New Guinea are standing up to brutal and inhuman repression.

We will stand upright

Ida-Sofie Picard and Will Searby | Migrants in Greece are on hunger strike against their treatment by the European Union--and showing they will fight back.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

SW daily alert | Turmoil in America's Favorite Kingdom

 
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Turmoil in America's favorite kingdom

Eric Ruder | A power grab is shaking the royal family tree in Saudi Arabia--and threatening to unleash a regional conflict of frightening proportions.

We need justice for Jason

Brian Ward | The murder of a 14-year-old Obijwe boy in northern Wisconsin is part of a long history of police violence against Native Americans.

OSU graduate students protest GOP attack

Preeti Singh, Jacob Scheier and Somak Paul | Graduate students at Ohio State University are protesting the House Republican tax plan that would harm graduate education.

Montreal's show of strength against the right

Alain Savard | The streets of Montreal were taken over by more than 5,000 demonstrators in a powerful and broad mobilization against racist hate.

Harvard's greed is showing

Ryan Gannon and Andy Keefe | Struggles to protect workers' and students' rights like the one at Harvard set an example of the kind of solidarity that's necessary.

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