Support SEIU Local 615 in Providence, RI

On October 11th, with a contract expiring at midnight on the 12th, SEIU local 615, which represents the food service workers at Brown University, held a solidarity march and rally in conjunction with the Brown […]

For a Mass Party of Labor!

This November, millions of American workers will go to the polls to exercise their democratic right to vote. But since in most cases this means selecting which of the two bosses' candidates will rule their […]

New Pension Laws Squeeze Workers

As wages for American workers continue to drop, the federal government has announced a new package of pension laws.  Under the new laws it is now legal for companies to convert plans called "Defined Benefit […]

The War at the Point of Production: The 'Killing Fields' of the United States

Today, workers are used as ‘cannon fodder’ both in the war in Iraq and in the war for profits at home. Workplaces have become perpetual ‘killing fields’. Roland Sheppard take a look at work place […]

US Perspectives 2006 – The Labor Movement

The pendulum of the class struggle, which has been swinging mercilessly against working people for the past twenty-five years, is starting to swing the other way, with the beginnings of a fight back by the […]

UE Convention Resolutions: Stand Up for The Rights of Immigrant Workers

Resolution of United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America on immigrants' rights.

New Video from the Workers International League

This new video, created by members of the WIL in Detroit,vividly documents the militancy of the Soldiers of Solidarity and their struggle at Delphi. Learn more about the SoS here, where you can also send […]

The Soldiers of Solidarity & Lessons from Venezuela

As the important struggle of the rank and file "Soldiers of Solidarity" at Delphi continues, we can learn much from the experiences of working people across Latin America, a continent in the throes of a […]

The Struggle on the Docks – Will Bush Intervene?

As the conflict between the bosses (PMA) and the dockers (ILWU) continues, David May looks at the real interests of the US ruling class, and the prospects for a broad revival of the working class […]

9/11 and the Story That Stays Under-Reported

There is a terrorism that is generated by bombs, guns, and passenger planes turned into missiles, but all of these are nothing when compared to the terror of a speculative production system gone berserk.

Working Men and Women Have No Representation

The need for a mass party of labor based on the unions is more acute than ever.  From issue number 15 of Socialist Appeal. We must start building such a party now.

The Fight for a Living Wage: For a Class-Independent Mass Party of Labor

By Chris Boutilier        In May of 2005, the common council of Syracuse, N.Y. passed a […]