James E. Jackson dies

The staff of the People’s Weekly World was deeply saddened to learn of the death of Dr. James E. Jackson last weekend in New York. Jackson was editor of our predecessor paper, The Worker, during the difficult period of the 1960s. We will run a full obituary in an upcoming issue. Our deepest sympathy goes out to his widow Esther.


Film salutes Peggy Lipschutz

“Never Turning Back: The World of Peggy Lipschutz” is a film about 88-year-old artist and political activist Peggy Lipschutz of Evanston, Ill.

LETTERS: Sept. 8

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Western Sahara continues decolonization talks

More than 50 years after the United Nations vowed to ensure the right to self-determination for every occupied territory, Western Sahara is still fighting for its independence.


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