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Posted on: Aug 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A Q&A with author Penny Lewis on her new book examining working class opposition to the Vietnam War.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2014, Source: Waging Nonviolence

The decision takes aim at public-sector workers because they are the leading source of employment for people of color and women.

Posted on: May 30, 2013, Source: AlterNet

An urgent fact has been left out of the discussion that Jolie importantly got started.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2012, Source: Verso

Jane McAlevey writes in her new book, "Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell)," about creative and effective organizing tactics in the fight against bosses and national labor leaders.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2012, Source: The Nation

Two clear lessons can be drawn from Wisconsin: unions need to reinvest in mass participatory education and need to stop focusing on "collective bargaining."

Posted on: Apr 24, 2012, Source: The Nation

To move past the divisive politics of the Keystone battle, we must build a movement that puts both economic justice and climate action at the center of its demands.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2011, Source: The Nation

The entire house of labor and all progressives must understand that we have not had a moment as threatening as this in our lifetime.

Posted on: Dec 8, 2010, Source: The Nation

For too long, unions have mistaken access for power. They need to get back to organizing and activating members.