Angela Davis to speak March 4 at New York City unity rally

This article first appeared on People’s World. By Sara Ladino During the largest protest in U.S. history, the day after Donald Trump was sworn in as president, civil rights icon Angela Davis once again inspired hundreds of thousands on the main stage in Washington D.C., a major site of struggle against the concentrated power of transnational…

#NotMyPresident’s Day!

By Gabe Falsetto While most government workers, school employees, and students enjoyed a day off due to the federal holiday, “Not My President’s Day” events took place in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and as many as two dozen other communities around the country. Here in New York, some 13,000 people gathered near Columbus Circle at the southwest tip of…

Trump’s billionaire cabinet benefits from the labor they vilify

This article first appeared on the national site of the People’s World. by Marzena Zukowska Preceding the Inauguration ceremonies, two more confirmation hearings underscore the hypocrisy within Trump’s controversial cabinet picks. Both Commerce Secretary, Wilbur Ross, and head of the Office of Management and Budget, Mick Mulvaney employed immigrant domestic workers within their homes but…

Immigration myths v. facts: A look behind the anti-immigrant furor

BY: COMMUNIST PARTY USA| AUGUST 5, 2016 This important document can be downloaded as a booklet here: Immigration facts v. myths Immigration has become a central issue in the 2016 elections Immigration is a top issue in this year’s elections. Immigrants from Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean and elsewhere are working harder and are subjected to…