The Slaves Rebel

The only way to end slavery is to stop being a slave. Hundreds of men and women in prisons in some 17 states are refusing to carry out prison labor, conducting hunger strikes or boycotting…

The Coming Collapse of the American Economic System

Economist Richard Wolff discusses the coming economic collapse of the United States of America with journalist Chris Hedges. https://www.rt.com/shows/on-contact/432306-economist-discussion-collapse-us/   Richard David Wolff is an American Marxian economist, well known for his work on Marxian…

Chris Hedges: USA – The Failed State

TORONTO—Our “corporate coup d’état in slow motion,” as the writer John Ralston Saul calls it, has opened a Pandora’s box of evils that is transforming America into a failed state. The “unholy trinity of corruption, impunity and…

Killing Gaza

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Israel’s blockade of Gaza—where trapped Palestinians for the past seven weeks have held nonviolent protests along the border fence with Israel, resulting in scores of dead and some 6,000 wounded by Israeli troops—is one of the…

The Danger of Leadership Cults

No leader, no matter how talented and visionary, effectively defies power without a disciplined organizational foundation. The civil rights movement was no more embodied in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. than the socialist movement was…