It was Scott Walker himself whose continued bragging about how he had taken away the rights of workers in his home state that actually did him in.
My step-dad explained to me what Labor Day as a national holiday was really meant to signify: the 8 hour day, safe working conditions and decent pay.
There is an answer to public education's poor performance: money; we will have to pay for it, just as we pay for a massive military budget.
Both parents are working in over 60 percent of families, but the U.S. remains the only developed country without a paid family and sick leave policy.
Today, all of us can be ordinary citizens, using the singular eye of smartphones, blogs, and shares, to expand everyone's vision.
A GOP takeover would transform the Senate to reflect the concerns of people who have nothing but scorn and contempt for working people, democracy or any type of good government.
The Supreme Court's latest assault on the Labor Movement - Harris vs. Quinn - shows how essential it is for Democrats to win the White House in 2016.
"Not just promises of doing good, but a a strategic, thoughtful, active, day-in-day-out, in-the-trenches response."
Deep-going social change in a progressive, left and socialist direction doesn't just "happen." It requires, first of all, real, active, and politically far-seeing social movements on the ground.
The Communist Party USA salutes the working people of all nations on this May Day, International Workers' Day.