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Corporate Media Myths About the Chaos on Capitol Hill

Take Action Now By Jeff Cohen If you get your news about politics from corporate media, you’re getting myths from journalists and pundits instead of clarity. At Thursday’s boisterous news conference…

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Workers Have Real Leverage Against The Capitalists Right Now

Take Action Now By Luis Feliz Leon & Dan DiMaggio, Labor Notes The capitalist vultures are wheeling low, but they’re finding slim pickings to choose from these days. “No one wants to work!” The…

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Sanders Reaffirms Progressive Commitment to Vote Down Infrastructure Bill Without Reconciliation

By Kenny Stancil, Common Dreams Sen. Bernie Sanders on Tuesday implored his colleagues in the House to vote against a Senate-passed bipartisan infrastructure bill until Congress approves a…

The Pandemic Isn’t Causing Overwork; Your Boss Is

Take Action Now By Sophie Vershbow, Newsweek In a recent study of 31,000 people across 31 countries, Microsoft found that more than 40 percent of the global workforce is considering leaving their…

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Bernie Sanders, Other Progressives, Go On the Offensive to Pass Budget Bill

Take Action Now By Sam Rosenthal While Democratic Party leadership descends into another procedural morass spurred by Republican intransigence, Bernie Sanders and other Congressional progressives are…

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Carpenters in Washington Strike, in Another Show of Renewed Labor Activism

Interview with Art Francisco, Jacobin Last Thursday, more than two thousand carpenters in the Seattle area and western Washington started a strike, after members of the Pacific Northwest Regional…

Occupy Wall Street Anniversary Compilation

Take Action Now Occupy Wall Street Anniversary Compilation Today is the 10th anniversary of Occupy Wall Street, an intense explosion of popular resistance that was part of a global uprising kicked…

Occupy Wall Street – Ten Years On (Video)

By Bill McGarvey, Wagingnonviolence September 2021 marks the 10th anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street protest that took over Zuccotti Park in lower Manhattan for two tumultuous months in 2011. The…

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To Avert Failure, Biden Should Listen to the “Radicals” — Not Corporate Media

By Jeff Cohen If President Biden fails to act boldly and quickly in improving the material lives of poor, working-class and struggling middle-class Americans of all colors, the right wing is likely…

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Manchin & Sinema: The Corruption Runs Deep

Take Action Now By Howie Klein, Down With Tyranny Whether Joe Manchin’s private jet landing in Lexington, Kentucky yesterday signaled a meeting with McConnell to discuss his defection to the…