Unions and workers have been campaigning for years to keep 2-person crews on all freight and passenger trains, citing safety reasons.
In the Sunshine State, left activists faced up to their options in the 2016 elections.
Twenty years ago, on May 20, 1996, a landmark victory was won at the United States Supreme Court in Romer v. Evans.
Four states have recently passed automatic voter registration laws and at least five have repealed laws that disenfranchised ex-felons.
Advocates call for an independent investigation, as well as an end to U.S. military aid and military training in Honduras.
In the Bay Area and Los Angeles, homeless activists are taking the tactics of Occupy a step further.
The food drive started in October 1991 as a pilot program, the initial drive taking place in ten cities across the country.
The election outcome will be determined by how the Democratic and Republican parties address the crisis facing American working people.
BSUP1 was held under the theme: "Building Socialism. Building Our Movements."
Irish Republican and revolutionary socialist James Connolly will be celebrated on May 14.