Public education is under attack. Our children are labeled failures and teachers are criticized as lazy, ineffective, and overpaid.
Marquit was in the audience listening at the 30th Convention of the CPUSA when John Bachtell paid tribute to Party members who had died since the previous convention.
Unless you've spent the winter lost on the Pacific Crest Trail, you know that middle-class incomes have slipped again.
"If Silicon Valley were a country, it'd be sixth in the world in GDP per capita."
What perilous choices stood before the country in 1965 and what perilous choices stand before us today?
Fantasy novelist Terry Pratchett died Mar. 12, leaving several library shelves' worth of published literature behind, as well as the legacy it created.
The dangers inherent in the GOP's congressional victory last fall are growing more apparent with the passing of each day; but all is not lost.
America has to see this struggle in a different light. Unions cannot fight this battle alone.
It was a spectacle that had few if any parallels in the modern history of nations.
On Jan. 24, while on what was supposed to be a fun-filled field trip, 57 Lakota American Indian school children, ages 9-13, were verbally and physically assaulted.