Solidarity had the might to move the mountain of prison torture that kept us isolated and voiceless. ­ We still need you now, even more

October 13, 2014

An appeal from prison hunger strike activists Sitawa Nantambu Jamaa and Jabari Scott about the unlawful and inhuman conditions at Tehachapi State Prison and the non-implementation of the agreements worked out between prisoners and California Gov. Jerry Brown. News and Letters Committees has been covering the prisoners’ hunger strike even before it began (see Pelican [=>]

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Another look at Hegel’s ‘Phenomenology of Mind’

September 14, 2014

From the January-February 2002 News & Letters

From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya

Editor’s Note: We publish here a discussion of what Marx considered Hegel’s greatest philosophic work—The Phenomenology of Mind. The first piece is a letter written by Raya Dunayevskaya to an Iranian colleague on June 26, 19861It was written to Janet Afary, author of The [=>]

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No rehabilitation

July 7, 2014

From the July-August 2014 issue of News & Letters

Oakland, Calif.—On June 14 Critical Resistance (CR), an organization working for the abolition of the prison system, held a community forum on California Department of Corrections and rehabilitation (CDCr). (Prisoners refuse to capitalize the “R” because there is no “rehabilitation.”)

The forum took up new [=>]

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Write, sell, be a bundle dealer for NEWS & LETTERS

Every page of News & Letters is meant to be part of an ongoing discussion about freedom with you, our readers.  If you have a story to tell about your work, about demonstrations happening where you live, about an article you’ve read in this paper, send it to News & Letters, 228 S. Wabash [=>]

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‘A Dreadful Deceit’ and unceasing rebellion

March 30, 2014

Jacqueline Jones’ new book, A Dreadful Deceit: The Myth of Race from the Colonial Era to Obama’s America, is not a call to ignore effects of the concept of race in law and practice. She finds the definition of race repeatedly twisted to suit the needs of the ruling class and wielded as a tool for subjugation of Black and white labor alike.

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New Russian edition of Marxism and Freedom: Praxis Center needs your help

February 20, 2012

New Russian edition of Marxism and Freedom

Russian Marxism and Freedom

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From Readers’ Views, January-February 2012 issue of News & Letters:

NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN RUSSIA: IN REVOLT, IN THEORY

I heard the news of the largest protests in Russia since the dissolution of the USSR twenty years ago at just about the same time I heard about [=>]

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Arabic translation of Marxism and Freedom available on pdf

July 21, 2011

Now available at the News and Letters Committees website as a pdf file:

 

New Arabic translation of Marxism and Freedom by Raya Dunayevskaya

Raya Dunayevskaya’s classic explication of Marxism is finally available in Arabic. The first book on Marxist-Humanism, it was originally published in 1958 and has been in continuous publication. It has been translated into Spanish, French, Italian, Chinese, [=>]

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Nov.-Dec. 2010 issue of News & Letters is online

November 5, 2010

The Nov-Dec 2010 issue of News & Letters is now available online.
http://sr3.supportedns.com/~rayaduna/newsandletters/issues/2010/Nov-Dec/index.asp

Lead: Campaigns intensify counter-revolutionary onslaught
http://sr3.supportedns.com/~rayaduna/newsandletters/issues/2010/Nov-Dec/leadNovDec_10.asp

Editorial: End Afghan war!
http://sr3.supportedns.com/~rayaduna/newsandletters/issues/2010/Nov-Dec/editorialNovDec_10.asp

From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya: Dialectics of revolution: American roots and world Humanist concepts, Part II
http://sr3.supportedns.com/~rayaduna/newsandletters/issues/2010/Nov-Dec/ftaNovDec_10.asp

Essay: Dunayevskaya’s place in the history of the Left
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Woman as Reason: Congo, capitalism and rape
<http://sr3.supportedns.com/~rayaduna/newsandletters/issues/2010/Nov-Dec/warCongoNovDec_10.asp>

French workers vs. state and union leaders
http://sr3.supportedns.com/~rayaduna/newsandletters/issues/2010/Nov-Dec/FranceNovDec_10.asp

Chilean [=>]

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