Category Social Change
Gun Control has always been racist — that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t support the Parkland Students Movement
Gun control has long been a shaky dividing line between liberals and the far left.
Fifty years later, a new Poor People’s Campaign connects religious faith to social justice.
A conversation with radical social critic and education Henry Giroux.
we will not rest
hoping is not enough
our resilience shall prevail
“In this series of highly informative conversations deftly organized by CJ Polychroniou, Noam Chomsky teaches us – yet again – so much on a huge range of issues – from economic globalisation through international politics to the linguistic foundations of humanity.”
While the criticisms of what liberalism has tolerated that led us up to now certainly ring true, the way these criticisms are levied is often counterproductive.
Commentary on gloomy Chris Hedges: Feel good industry denies reality of situation of planet earth, economic inequality and militarization of our culture. Predatory systems that effect all of us globally. CP Editor Counterpunch Media of the Day January 31, 2018 More articles by:CP EDITOR
We can win campaigns without healing trauma, but we will lose each other in the process.
Time magazine passed over the president as its “person of the year” to name instead the “Silence Breakers” — the brave, outspoken women who inspired the #MeToo campaign.
David North, Chairman of the World Socialist Web Site’s International Editorial Board, discusses the capitalist crisis in the United States and globally.
there is no single moment – no coup, declaration of martial law, or suspension of the constitution – in which the regime obviously “crosses the line” into dictatorship, nothing may set off society’s alarm bells.
A variety of creative and nonviolent tactics are available to counter “hate speech” and racism.
US Acts Against People and Planet Make the Era of Transformation More Likely
I am obviously for nonviolence but I am for noncooperation and obstruction of those forces that are trying without exaggeration trying to kill us.
We need to be historically and social-structurally specific about where real power lies if we want to get to the root of contemporary evils.
Ajamu Baraka of Black Alliance for Peace talks about the challenges that the anti-war movement currently faces in the US
We’re supposed to think that government officials mean well.
What other countries call bribes we call campaign contributions.
The duopoly succumbed to the war machine, while organized resistance got pushed to the fringe.
What this shows is not that legal solutions aren’t valuable…but that they provide ample additional organizing opportunities.
There is no economic reason why free education cannot flourish from schools through colleges and university.