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America’s Brutal Police State Expands Its Reach In Portland

The way white moms in Portland are being treated has long been the norm for BIPOC people. The post America’s Brutal Police State Expands Its…

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Amazon VP Quits In Support Of Fired Whistleblowers

Senior Amazon engineer Tim Bray said the firings were evidence of “a vein of toxicity running through the company culture.” We get a response from…

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‘We’re Not Treated Like We’re Essential. We’re Treated Like We’re Disposable.’

Amazon is using COVID-19 rules to control their employees, not to protect them, says an Amazon worker who took part in the fourth strike at…

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A Doctor In Italy Shares Lessons Learned Battling COVID-19

Italian doctors and labor organizers learned painful lessons from the global coronavirus pandemic. The post A Doctor In Italy Shares Lessons Learned Battling COVID-19 appeared…

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Bernie Sanders’ Union Platform Calls for Class Struggle

Union strikes are growing, as is voter support for unions. In this context, what does Sen. Bernie Sanders’ union platform mean? The post Bernie Sanders’…

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Raising Expectations (And Lowering Carbon Emissions)

At the first Designing A Green New Deal conference, labor and environmental organizer Jane McAlevey explains what strikes, war, and globalization have to do with…

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