HIGHWOOD, Ill. – A black coffin was placed beneath the speakers’ platform by pallbearers made up of striking Carousel Linen workers. The coffin signified scab labor, low wages and rotten working conditions, which strikers are determined to bury.
An examination of all 175,010 uncounted ballots from Florida’s disputed 2000 presidential election revealed that Democrat Al Gore could have eked out a victory over George W. Bush, though he would have won by a razor-thin 171 votes out of more than six million ballots cast in the state.
LONDON, England – Anti-smoking campaigners yesterday condemned a tobacco giant for cashing in on cancer.
ALBANY, N.Y. – A special anti-terrorism committee created in the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center will call for the creation of a national identification card system, reported WNBC in New York City Nov 14.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The union hall in New Haven was filled Nov. 13, as Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro addressed the crowd of unionists clergy and community activists.
CHICAGO – With the cold winter weather approaching, solidarity with striking V&V Supremo workers is heating up.
The following is an excerpt of a report to the CPUSA National Committtee Oct. 20 in New York City.
“Let’s roll” is how President Bush ended his speech to the nation on Nov. 8.
South Carolina dockworkers won a colossal victory this week.
The airwaves have been buzzing with reports of the U.S.-backed Northern Alliance taking Kabul and other major cities in Afghanistan.