So long Paul Ryan, you human piece of refuse
Long Live the Chairman: On This Day in 1969, the FBI and Chicago Police Assassinated Black Panther Fred Hampton
“Dec. 4, 1969—48 years ago today—police officers from the Cook County, Ill., State Attorney’s Office, in collusion with the FBI, assassinated Fred Hampton, chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party, and Black Panther Party leader Mark Clark.”
Dec, 4, 1969, 48 years ago today, police officers from the Cook County State Attorney’s Office, in collusion with the FBI, assassinated Fred Hampton, chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party, and Black Panther Party leader Mark Clark.
Solidarity always wins! ✊?
“The contract guarantees that Clare Rose will continue contributions to the workers’ pension plan, reversing the company’s withdrawal from the pension that precipitated the strike. It also maintains wages that are well above industry standards and Clare Rose’s April offer. The agreement ends the strike after 82 days in which none of the 130 union members crossed the picket line. Members will vote to ratify the agreement Saturday.”
Teamsters reach tentative contract agreement with Clare Rose that preserves pension The 82-day strike had severely impacted Anheuser-Busch and Heineken distribution on Long Island Teamsters Local 812 and Clare Rose, Read More >>
“Donald Trump’s ascendancy in American politics has made visible a plague of deep-seated civic illiteracy, a corrupt political system and a contempt for reason that has been decades in the making.”
A deep-rooted crisis in education, and a long cultural and political decline, is what got us here. There’s hope! Donald Trump’s ascendancy in American politics has made visible a plague of deep-seated civic illiteracy, a corrupt political system and a contempt for reason that has been decades in the…
The first battle in the war of ideas has been won. Neoliberalism has again gone down in flames, this time with better results than in America. We must keep fighting and pushing forward
Italian Marxist Antonio Gramsci understood that before taking power, the left must disrupt and defy common sense – just as Labour defeated the proposition that ‘Corbyn can’t win’
That would require the party bosses to get off the corporate dole though
“The only way Democrats can take control and reverse their four decade slide into minority status is to embrace a real progressive and populist agenda that puts people first. Then they could generate some passion and some turnout, and win some elections.”
So, no sooner is Trump back from his disastrous G7 meeting than he starts mugging the press. Nothing new here—simply another distract, discredit and deceive tactic—something every would-be despot does. But Trump and his Republican allies could be facing a moment when the reality of their corporate-f…
Three long overdue Amendments to the United States Constitution in order of Importance.
The 28th Amendment: Anchoring the Right of Citizens to Vote in all public elections in the Jurisdiction they reside (introduced by Representative Mark Pocan)
The 29th Amendment: An Amendment Anchoring the Principle in the United States Constitution that spending Money is not a form of “free speech”, and Corporations are not people and are under no circumstances entitled to Constitutional Rights, the Rights enshrined in the US Constitution are for Human Beings (Natural Persons) Only.
The 30th Amendment: The Equal Rights Amendment, Males and Females must always be treated equally under the Law of the Land.