The crisis in housing is a product of the capitalist system. Yosef Mikhah looks at the effects it has on working people, and the need for a socialized plan of quality housing for all.
The latest "employment" figures expose the lie of the economic recovery.
David May looks at the hypocrisy of the capitalist system which spends billions on war and destruction, while starving our schools. For a socialist solution!
David May looks at the latest in a long string of corporate scandals. The ties between big business and the government are closer than ever – and this is not an aberration of capitalism – […]
The smashing of the PATCO union in 1981 was the opening salvo in a decades-long assault by the bosses against the airline unions and the labor movement in general. Now the bosses and their government […]
Coming into office with a budget surplus in the trillions of dollars, the Bush Administration has successfully emptied the world’s largest coffers—and then some. All this in less than five years.
It is no secret that we live in an age where the average working person has two things constantly looming over them. Those two omnipresent worries are to maintain a steady paycheck and to maintain […]
Not content to wait until his inauguration, President George W. Bush and his administration have already launched an all-out offensive to “reform” the Social Security system. Bush, the Republican Party and their Wall Street cronies […]
The recent blackout on the East coast highlights the inability of the capitalist class to provide even the most basic services in the heart of imperialism.
The rich get rich, and the poor get poorer. A war for oil is not the solution!
The ignominious collapse of Houston, Texas-based Enron – at $62 billion the largest bankruptcy is US history – is a powerful reminder of how "business as usual" is conducted in the epoch of capitalist decay […]
On Friday, October 26, the Pentagon announced that it had awarded Lockheed-Martin Corp. the $300 billion contract to build the Joint-Strike fighter, which will become the main fighter jet of the US Air Force, Navy […]