Trump’s American fascism must be defeated!

January 30, 2017

Protests against Trump’s Muslim ban, and his reorganization of the National Security Council after the model of Hitler’s Reich Main Security Office, signal a profound struggle to be waged over what kind of society the U.S. will be.

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Mass Killing in Florida is a Measure of Society’s Dehumanization

June 14, 2016

We stand in solidarity with those murdered and wounded in the attack on a Gay Florida nightclub, and their families and communities. The struggle for LGBTQI freedom must continue unabated. A response requires developing, practically and philosophically, the uncompromising assertion of human freedom and dignity common to the Black Lives Matter movement, the Arab Spring and the Syrian Revolution, which has long struggled against ISIS and its related ideologies. It means uncompromising solidarity with the LGBTQI community, the target of reactionary attacks across the world, from Trump’s America to Putin’s Russia to ISIS’s “caliphate.”

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Spain, Greece, Europe: capitalist crisis and revolt

July 10, 2012

This is the lead article from the new July-August 2012 issue of News & Letters:

Spain, Greece, Europe: capitalist crisis and revolt
by Franklin Dmitryev

When the bailout of banks in Spain, the Eurozone’s fourth largest economy, was announced on June 9, the immediate reactions revealed the two worlds that exist in every country. The Spanish masses intensified [=>]

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Racism in Arizona

April 4, 2012

From the March-April 2012 issue of News & Letters:

World in View

by Gerry Emmett

Racism in Arizona

Arizona’s effort to ban ethnic studies continues with attacks on Tucson’s Mexican American studies program. The Right proposes to ban works ranging from Shakespeare’s The Tempest to Sandra Cisneros’ Woman Hollering Creek. Some of the books banned from ethnic studies courses [=>]

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Breivik whitewash?

February 13, 2012

From the January-February 2012 issue of News & Letters:

World in View
by Gerry Emmett

Breivik whitewash?

Norway may not try Anders Behring Breivik for murdering 69 young people on Utoya Island last July 22. He was first declared psychotic and unfit to stand trial. After wide public outrage, the government has agreed to seek [=>]

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New September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters now available online

September 10, 2011

New September-October issue of News & Letters now available online at http://sr3.supportedns.com/~rayaduna/newsandletters/issues/2011/Sep-Oct/index.asp

News & Letters, Vol. 56, No. 5
September-October 2011
You may view this issue of News & Letters in pdf form here

Lead

Political spectacles cannot hide reality of deranged capitalism

At the end of a months-long political spectacle in Washington–manufactured over irrelevancies concerning what should have been a [=>]

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