Human Power is its own end – Karl Marx
March-April 2015, Vol. 60, #2

From Turkey to USA, women as force & reason fight inhumanity

March 5, 2015
Another savage sexual assault and murder—this time in Turkey—brought forth thousands of demonstrators, mostly women, throughout the country and beyond. Özgecan Aslan was a student taking a bus home. Worldwide, women are not only railing against sexism and challenging men to change what is often deadly behavior and when not deadly, deeply oppressive; they are as well explicitly extending their critique to the state...
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Solidarity with striking oil workers

March 7, 2015
The first national oil refinery strike since 1980 manifested safety-related demands by the workers and garnered much labor, community, and environmentalist...
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From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya: Miners inspired Marxist-Humanism


From the News and Letters pamphlet The Coal Miners’ General Strike of 1949-50 and the Birth of Marxist-Humanism in the U.S. we excerpt from Raya Dunayevskaya’s “The Emergence of a New Movement from Practice that Is Itself a Form of Theory,” on miners’ contributions to the philosophic birth of...
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Detroiters fight to keep their houses


The number of Detroiters helping their neighbors resolve property tax foreclosure has grown by leaps and bounds as community groups all over the city host...
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Greece: postmodernism in power


Yanis Varoufakis, the Finance Minister in Greece’s Syriza government, shows where postmodernist attacks on Marx lead politically, declaring that the task of today’s Left is...
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World In View: Nihilist Daesh attacks humanity, history

March 11, 2015
The late Syrian writer Alisar Iram, for one, saw where IS/Daesh were heading, long before they took their hammers into the Mosul...
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Letter from Mexico: Guerrero in a national focus


By putting their bodies between the army and the community police, by accepting and sheltering the latter in their town, the community of Petaquillas put...
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Budget cuts are death sentences!

March 7, 2015
Rauner’s $1.5 billion Medicaid cuts will have a devastating impact on those who depend on this program for their healthcare. “Some people will die from...
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