International Women’s Day march in Istanbul, Turkey, March 8, 2016. Photo by Gulsum Agaoglu. http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2016/03/turkey-erdogan-wary-of-women.html#

II. The worldwide war against women

May 7, 2016

Part II of the Draft Perspectives 2016: The worldwide war against women includes attacks on abortion rights, counter-revolution in Egypt, attacks on women by UN troops. Women celebrated International Women’s day in Turkey and other countries.

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Reactionary U.S. election shows capital’s contradictions

September 10, 2012

Lead article from the new September-October 2012 issue of News & Letters:

Reactionary U.S. election shows capital’s contradictions
by Ron Kelch

“We built it!” roared the delegates at the Republican Party convention in Tampa. It was the perfect expression of the presidential campaign and of capitalist thinking in general. The truth is that workers built the social wealth. [=>]

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Fighting the war against women

July 15, 2012

From the new July-August 2012 issue of News & Letters:

Fighting the war against women

Chicago–On June 8 about 30 determined activists for reproductive justice faced off around 800 anti-abortion, anti-birth control fanatics. The fanatics acted like thugs, sending people to our demonstration with their signs to try and block us from view and to start arguments, [=>]

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July-August 2012 issue of News & Letters is on the web

July 8, 2012

The new July-August 2012 issue of News & Letters is available on the web.

News & Letters, Vol. 57, No. 4
July-August 2012
You may view this issue of News & Letters in pdf form here

Lead: Spain, Greece, Europe: capitalist crisis and revolt

When the bailout of banks in Spain was announced on June 9, the immediate reactions revealed [=>]

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