U.S. News

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-rbaraka520x310.jpg

Mayor Ras Baraka tops Harlem evening of black culture and struggle

The meeting's theme was "Support City Officials Who Fight for Equality, a Living Wage and Against Racism."

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-parley520x320.jpg

Debtors fight back at up-from-debt summit

Hundreds of working people crowded a union hall here Mar. 14 and cheered calls for action to end the nation's debt crisis.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-wes520x2.jpg

St. Louis Workers Ed Society: a mix of Motown and activism

What do you get when you mix Motown music and activism? 

Answer: The St. Louis Workers' Education Society.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-chuy520x330.jpg

SEIU pledges “people power” to Garcia campaign in Chicago

One of Chicago's most influential labor groups took a stand Sunday in support of the candidacy of Jesus "Chuy" Garcia.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-cubadel510x340.jpg

Former Cuban Five prisoner seeks friendship with U.S.

"Keep the solidarity movement going in the fight to lift the blockade. Please extend our deepest gratitude to all."

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-lovingmemory520x300.jpg

Mine owner could get up to 30 years for West Virginia deaths

"When safety standards are cut, miners die. It's that simple. Let's not get to that point."

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-obamaselma520x300.jpg

Selma commemoration a testimonial to victory of struggle

"What a glorious task we are given," said Obama. "We know the march is not yet over, the race not yet won. Change depends on what we do."

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-everymother520x340.jpg

Caregiving matters: International Women’s Day in Los Angeles

The global theme of this year's Mar. 7 annual International Women's Day event was "A Living Wage for Mothers and All Caregivers." 

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-vwarphoto520x2.jpg

Remembering Vietnam: landmark protest will be commemorated May 1-2

A march on the 50th anniversary of the first national protest against the Vietnam War will be held over Apr. 29- May 2 in Washington D.C.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-wfparty520x330.jpg

Ed Gomes elected as country's first Working Families state legislator

"As the first elected on the Working Families Party, I support the Women's Economic Agenda and the Everybody Benefits Coalition."

14 5 6 7 8288