Detroit People's Task Force meeting participants on Nov. 14, 2019 at Cass Commons
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Detroit People’s Task Force Holds Roundtable Discussion on the Prison Industrial Complex

By Detroit FW Staff On Thursday afternoon Nov. 14, 2019, The Detroit People’sTask Force (DPTF) held a roundtable discussion on the problems related to the criminal justice system and the prison industrial complex. The meeting […]

Chicago Teachers Strike during October 2019
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Chicago teachers strike settled

By Abayomi Azikiwe On October 17, 25,000 Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) members walked off the job demanding better salaries and working conditions among other issues. The strike also was joined by members of the Service […]

McDonald's workers demand an end to sexual harassment at #FastFoodGlobal Day of Action strike in Detroit on Nov. 14
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Low-wage workers strike in Detroit

 By Detroit FW staff Almost 1000 low-wage workers, organized by Fight for $15, went on strike on Nov.12, 2019, and took the streets of Detroit, braving record cold temperatures and snow to demand unions for […]

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California wildfires inflame class division

By Chris Fry From a Nov. 4 article in the Los Angeles Times: First, zoom out from the flames. Show the neighborhood where wealthy homeowners, having fled themselves, have inexplicably forgotten to warn their domestic […]

Mumia supporters at Dept of Corrections
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Justice demands Abu-Jamal’s freedom – not continued imprisonment to appease the F.O.P.

By Mobilization4Mumia (press release)   November 15, 2019                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Pam Africa 267-760-7344 or Joe Piette 610-931-2615; mobilization4Mumia@gmail.com Mumia Abu-Jamal and his supporters are closer than ever to winning his release after 38 […]

Detroit Moratorium NOW! Coalition-MECAWI Weekly Organizing Meeting solidarity action with Bolivia,Mon. Nov. 11 2019
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Solidarity from Detroit to Bolivian President Evo Morales and the Movement Towards Socialism

By Detroit Fighting Words Staff After the Moratorium NOW! Coalition and Michigan Emergency Committee Against War & Injustice (MECAWI) weekly organizing meeting on Nov. 11, 2019, the participants expressed their support for President Evo Morales […]

Chile demonstrations involve over one million people
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Chile Demonstrations Continue Despite Declaration of a State of Emergency

By Abayomi Azikiwe A general strike and mass rebellion has erupted in Chile where the administration of President Sebastian Pinera has failed to quell the widespread discontent among the workers and youth. The president announced […]

Haiti demonstrations led by artists on October 13, 2019
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Detroit delegation headed by Helen Moore to Cincinnati for the literacy case appeal on Oct. 24, 2019
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