For forty years, the profitability of oil production has been a leading indicator for capitalism. Despite what the Council of Economic Advisers or the Fed tells you, this time around is the same time around in the same circle as last time.
On the 2018 mid-term elections.
Special Bulletin (relevant articles in italics)
After the nazi-right failed to mobilize in DC, how we can move forward.
Reflections on the fascist demonstration in Portland August 8th, 2018
On the planned fascist demonstrations in America August 2018
On the election of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
By the end of May, 300,000 private sector workers will submit strike ballots. As statewide strikes by public school workers continue to spread across the country, dozens of workplaces– big and small– in a variety of industries are idled by strikes. Mass action is a distinct and definite possibility right now.
The state of the class struggle in the United States on May Day 2018. Over 100,000 workers on strike since January 2018.
Deficits are secondary to overproduction
After West Virginia, the strike wave continues to spread across the United States: strikes by teachers and other public school workers are carrying strike fever to other sectors, trades and categories of workers.
Millions of women took to the streets and picket lines on International Women’s Day 2018. The struggle has many similarities to the Day Without Immigrants strikes and demonstrations.
An analysis of the end of the public school strike in West Virginia and continuing coverage of the ongoing strike at Frontier Communications.
The Janus Case and unionized labor
At 12:01am March 4th, 1400 communications workers struck statewide in West Virginia and in Ashburn, Virginia. There are now 2 statewide strikes ongoing in West Virginia, one in the public sector, one in the private sector. Mass action is a possibility and ‘Strike’ is the watchword.
Report on day 7 of the statewide public school workers’ strike in West Virginia and the rejection by the workers of the first settlement.
West Virginia public school workers of all trades, both union and non-union, have voted overwhelmingly for a statewide strike.
Attacks on migrants are attacks on workers as a class
Consumers are unimportant, classes are.
Class Struggle vs. Secession
The Disaster is Social, not Natural
Following a disappointing showing after the Durham statue toppling, an attempt to redirect efforts towards working class organizing.
Clear as can be
Charlottesville, Results and Prospects
Libcom? Did I really write something about Libcom?
Tsipras? That’s so yesterday. Get with it. Corbyn’s the one.
Arson isn’t just a metaphor.
Save the 2nd Amendment; restore full benefits to the Congress.
Report on the state of the class struggle in the United States on May Day 2017.
Just because you’re right, that doesn’t mean you don’t have to be smarter.
Lending a hand to the Northstar.
On the attacks upon immigrants.
What is Trumpism?
The ghost of the slaveholders’ republic
Here it comes….