• GM Fleetwood workers gather by the hundreds inside the plant to talk about keeping the plant open.
    Domestic News

    Workers and community can fight GM plant closings

    By David Sole General Motors (GM) announced on November 26 plans to end production at five plants in North America in 2019. Three of them are auto assembly factories located in Detroit-Hamtramck, Michigan; Lordstown, Ohio; [...]
  • Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith and Democrat Mike Espy make speeches at the Neshoba County Fair on August 2 during the Mississippi gubernatorial race
    Domestic News

    Midterm elections leave crisis in political leadership

    By Abayomi Azikiwe Results from the Mississippi Senatorial runoff elections where Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith defeated Democratic candidate Mike Espy by an 11 percent margin illustrates the formidable obstacles placed before the opposition party within the [...]
  • Women who load packages onto delivery vans describe conditions inside Amazon’s Eagan, MN warehouse
    International News

    Labor struggles against Amazon

    By Jerry Goldberg Recent labor struggles against Amazon raise the question of whether retail workers, based on changes in the mode of production, are ripe for union organizing struggles similar to the dynamic period of [...]