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.
What perilous choices stood before the country in 1965 and what perilous choices stand before us today?
You don't always recognize heroes by how many bows they take or by the awards bestowed upon them.
America has to see this struggle in a different light. Unions cannot fight this battle alone.
We saw from the very beginning that we would have to build a mass protest movement to to free Howard Morgan, and we did just that.
Perhaps the mother of all evils, or shall we say, the most potent of all evils in history has been ignorance and greed.
Today there is another group who has figured out how to use the language of citizenship to twist the rules in their favor: Corporations.
President Obama's request to authorize use of military force against the so-called Islamic State opens unhappy comparisons with earlier misguided U.S. military ventures.