Baltimore protest demands relief for unemployed

Baltimore protest demands relief for unemployed

On July 6, the Unemployed Workers Union (UWU) picketed the Maryland Labor Department office in Baltimore, demanding an emergency meeting ...
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Unemployment and inflation: Economic recovery for capitalists doesn’t mean recovery for workers

Unemployment and inflation: Economic recovery for capitalists doesn’t mean recovery for workers

President Joe Biden said after the June jobs report: "Our economy is on the move." Biden was referring to the ...
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Fight attacks on unemployed workers coast to coast!

Fight attacks on unemployed workers coast to coast!

July 2 — Governors of 26 U.S. states have opted to reject federal benefits for unemployed workers that were enacted ...
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Why is U.S. capitalism so decayed?

Why is U.S. capitalism so decayed?

Millions of people in Texas lost their heat, lights and water two months ago during a winter storm. The state's ...
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GameStop mania: The real losers in Wall Street gambling

GameStop mania: The real losers in Wall Street gambling

How crazy is the stock market? The stock of the totally bankrupt Blockbuster Video chain store — all stores closed ...
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Interview on U.S. crisis: ‘Capitalist establishment did not take the danger seriously’

Interview on U.S. crisis: ‘Capitalist establishment did not take the danger seriously’

The following interview was published on the Greek website Kommon on Feb. 1. The author is an activist, journalist and ...
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When the game stops: who's really manipulating the market?

When the game stops: who’s really manipulating the market?

‘Hedging’ used to be a way reducing the risk of selling or buying.  Farmers waiting for their harvest to come ...
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For real solution to crisis, build working-class solidarity

For real solution to crisis, build working-class solidarity

Donald Trump made racism the core of his campaign and encouraged the recent coup attempt at the Capitol in order ...
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Wall Street's New Year's party: Dancing on the backs of poor workers

Wall Street’s New Year’s party: Dancing on the backs of poor workers

"Wall Street sets new highs to end 2020," the Associated Press reported on Jan. 1, 2021.  "Wall Street closed out ...
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Dispatches from the housing war

Dispatches from the housing war

Jan. 1 — Millions of renters and homeowners received a last-minute reprieve when President Donald Trump finally signed the (pitiful, ...
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