When Men Bear the Burden of Doing the Right Thing

The hardest part is knowing when doing the right thing is worth it.

How Do Batman and Superman Fare in the Money Stakes?

Ever wonder what it would be like to be Batman or Superman? Well now you know, money wise.

Speaking Truth To Power Requires Standing For…Not Against

While much of the world is creating fear and attacking, speaking truth requires standing for something. _________________ Last fall I saw a play about civil rights leader Bayard Rustin, and since then haven’t been able to get away from this phrase, “speak truth to power”. It just keeps reverberating in my head. This phrase seems […]

No Prospect of Release: Kevin Crump and the Human Rights Implications of Life Imprisonment

Where’s the humanity in denying someone any chance at a meaningful life?

We Demand the Real Criminals Go to Jail

Our vision today is to cause this corrupt criminal enterprise system to be exposed, and we demand that the real criminals go to to jail.

Homeless In Fight For Their Survival

Those who do find housing will pay almost half of their income on rent in many areas across the country.

Baltimore: Police Violence Increases as Jobs Decrease

As long as private individuals can horde billions through exploitation and inheritance, they will direct the police to do whatever it takes to protect their wealth.

African American History Month, 2016

Revolutionaries must fight every instance of racism with the understanding that this fight is part of the effort to unite.

A Nation of Immigrants

Immigrant and native-born workers share a common destiny of starvation if the potentially liberating new technologies are left in the hands of the corporate ruling class.

Police with Guns in High Schools

The presence of an armed officer changes the values taught and the atmosphere at school. At such a young age, students are learning to fear the police.

Where Social Justice and Environmental Activists Won’t Go

Social and environmental justice are connected and fighting for those requires being against civilization.

Tens of Thousands Affected by Displacement in Silicon Valley

Tens of thousands of low-income seniors, people with disabilities, and working people are being forced out of their Silicon Valley homes.

Why the Fascist Attacks On Our Youth

The graphic video from South Carolina of a 16-year-old young woman tossed and beat up by a school police officer exemplifies the brutality and criminalization the youth face today.

Tasers Equal Torture

“Tasers are the cattle prods of capitalism, they are going to be used to prod us along and get rid of us.”

Attacks On the Homeless Threaten All of Us

The defense of homeless rights is not only the defense of our whole class against the brutal rule of the billionaire capitalist class and its fascist agenda, it is a fight for a new society.

Homelessness Can End in a New Society

The problem is that the means of life —the production of food, housing, healthcare, etc.,—are privately owned by a handful of billionaires rather than by society as a whole.