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The New York Times Rejects Majority Rule

Ann Robertson and Bill Leumer

In a recent front-page New York Times article (October 5, 2016) two authors reviewed what they thought were disastrous results of referendums around the world, including Brexit in the U.K., the peace accords in Colombia, a constitution in Thailand, and more. The results of these referendums, according to The Times, “eroded their own [the voters] […]

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The SF LGBT Pride Committee Has Nothing to Be Proud of Over Bradley Manning

Adam Richmond

Glenn Greenwald’s article in The Guardian titled “Bradley Manning is off limits at SF Gay Pride parade, but corporate sleaze is embraced” (4/27/13) has internationally publicized the cowardly decision of the San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride Celebration Committee to rescind its election of political prisoner U.S. Army Private Bradley Manning as a Grand Marshal […]

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Solidarity Statement Against the Raids and Grand Jury

Workers Action

Please sign the Solidarity Statement Speak out against FBI raids & Grand Jury repression in Oregon and Washington The Committee to Stop FBI Repression is circulating the following statement on FBI raids and grand jury repression in Portland, Oregon and in Olympia & Seattle in Washington. We urge all progressive organizations to sign on to […]

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The Myth that Environmental Protection Destroys Jobs: Workers and Environmentalists Unite!

Shamus Cooke

All working people have an interest in ensuring that their children and grandchildren can live a life without such carnage. Some, however, are tricked into thinking that the immediate need for jobs overrules any consideration for the environment, since not eating today is more important than a global environmental crisis that will strike tomorrow. In […]

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