Housing: A Luxury for the Rich?

November 28, 2017

Across the country, landlords and developers are seizing every opportunity to raise rents, kick out workers and the poor, and bring in families able to pay skyrocketing prices for housing. Housing is becoming a luxury that only the rich can

Slavery in Libya: The hatchet men‭… ‬and their‭ ‬backers

November 27, 2017

Images‭ ‬originally‭ ‬shown November‭ ‬14th on CNN‭ ‬have‭ ‬made it around the world.‭ ‬They show migrants in Libya being sold as slave at auctions.‭ ‬For a few‭ ‬hundred euros‭… ‬The people smugglers who take advantage of people’s misery to‭ ‬extort

Holidays On Our Terms, Not The Corporations’

November 20, 2017

The holiday season is coming around. For many, it may be a chance to take some time to spend with family and friends. It’s always nice to have time to catch a breath from work. For others that work in

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn – Rebel with a Cause

November 18, 2017

download pdf of this pamphlet There are many heroes and heroines in the working-class movement, but sadly most workers today have never heard their names or their stories. One such heroine that everyone should know about is Elizabeth Gurley Flynn.

The 1912 Bread and Roses Strike, Lawrence Massachusetts

November 17, 2017

download pdf of this pamphlet In 1912, in the city of Lawrence, Massachusetts, 25,000 workers went on strike. The people of Lawrence came from 51 different countries. More than four fifths of them were born in countries other than the

It’s criminal,‭ ‬but it’s legal‭!

November 13, 2017

An international collaboration between news organisations revealed some dark secrets of fiscal‭ “‬optimisation‭” ‬practiced by multinationals and‭ ‬the super-rich.‭ ‬In France,‭ ‬€20‭ ‬billion escape income tax,‭ ‬and that’s a conservative estimate.‭ ‬That’s four times the shortfall in‭ ‬the‭ ‬social security

Macron and Philippe:‭ ‬bean counters for the bosses‭!

November 6, 2017

What the‭ ‬bosses‭’‬ union‭ ‬(Medef‭) ‬had been dreaming about,‭ ‬the government did.‭ ‬The‭ ‬administration put‭ ‬a‭ ‬“calculator of severance pay‭ ‬for wrongful dismissal‭”‬ online on its‭ ‬service-public.fr website,‭ ‬for the bosses to use.‭ ‬It‭’‬s‭ ‬quite easy to use.‭ ‬Say you‭’‬re

Sexual Violence – An Abuse of Power

November 6, 2017

Harvey Weinstein, a Hollywood power broker, was recently charged by a number of well-known actresses with rape and sexual assault. This violent predator was a Hollywood celebrity and a friend of the Clintons. The rumors about Weinstein go back to