Category: Social Policy
When we wage war on the biodiversity of our forests, our farms, and in our guts, we wage war on ourselves
“This is about what kind of world we want to live in, and he does not represent it”
For those who have defeated unsafe reopenings, the next battle may be against mass layoffs, as in Rochester, New York, and at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
Powerful elites are willing to sacrifice the lives and futures of millions to feed their own profits. Teachers are fighting back
So middle-income workers get the boot, while the boss still has his job, gets more than $21 million in annual pay, and claims bragging rights for being an “ethical” corporate chieftain.
In the wake of the takeover by the multinational corporation, nurses saw patient care standards and working conditions quickly deteriorate
On parents’ impossible decision
When New York City educators were supposed to be in their third day of “professional development” held inside school buildings, teachers and other staffers at a Queens middle school, IS 230, took their work outside.
Please Help ZNet Source: Truthout Millions of children across the United States are already going hungry amid the economic recession spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic, and emergency food assistance is set to expire on September 30 as Congress remains at an impasse over stimulus legislation. The House has already passed legislation that would renew the Read more…
This summer has seen two significant national strike actions–for Black Lives and for safe reopening of schools. These are hardly conventional strikes–indeed, they represent historically unprecedented forms of protest