Human Power is its own end – Karl Marx
January-February 2015, Vol. 60, #1

Revolt surges against racist system destroying Black lives

January 27, 2015
Protests erupted following the decision by a St. Louis County grand jury not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for the cold-blooded murder of 18-year-old Michael Brown. Thousands marched under the slogan “Black Lives Matter!” These demonstrations grew in the wake of the equally outrageous decision of a Staten Island grand jury not to indict NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo for the murder of Eric...
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European racism and economic decay


In today’s economic crisis, Europe is haunted by the specters that were supposed to be overcome by the European economic union and the single currency Eurozone: the 20th century tendency to degenerate into vile nationalism, genocidal racism and the barbarism of total...
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May 20, 1953, letter on Absolute Mind

January 28, 2015
Raya Dunayevskaya’s May 20, 1953, letter is one of the historic-philosophic writings included in The Philosophic Moment of...
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Featured Articles

Essay: ‘We all can’t breathe’–Reflections on Marx’s Humanism and Fanon

January 29, 2015
As a Black man, I asked myself: Why—through the dialectical crises of the social relations of production and the subsequent implosion of multiple outlived modes...
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Women as Reason: 60 years of News & Letters, the women’s dimension

January 28, 2015
As we celebrate 60 years of publishing News & Letters, a look back at the Women's Liberation Movement encountering Marxist-Humanism and how the women's movement...
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Letter from Mexico: Mexican protests deepen

January 29, 2015
At the end of the Nov. 20 mass demonstration in Mexico City in support of Ayotzinapa’s missing students, acts of repression from state forces became...
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Rage against lawless police murders

January 28, 2015
Participant reports from several Black Lives Matter protests in different...
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Lima climate talks betray future

January 29, 2015
The 20th “Conference of Parties” was held in Lima, Peru, and, rather than action, issued a “Call for Climate Action” without binding commitments or effective...
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