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Netanyahu’s political troubles — and an arms industry eager to battle test new wares on Gazans — may help explain the latest escalation of violence
“This is the worst I witnessed in my life. No safe haven in Gaza, so bloody and brutal.”
A statement signed by 124 groups says the current conflagration is part of a "broader context of Israel's ongoing policy to forcibly remove Palestinians from their homes through eviction, home demolition, and displacement."
Open letter from the director of Gaza Community Mental Health Program
Working people need and deserve, instead, a foreign policy based on diplomacy, peace, and international solidarity
It is up to the international media, governments, human rights and grassroots organizations, and communities all over the world to make this story different this time
Israel’s latest assault on Gaza is turning life in the besieged territory into “sheer hell,” aided by U.S. military and diplomatic support
Over more than a decade of his right-wing rule in Israel, Mr. Netanyahu has cultivated an increasingly intolerant and authoritarian type of racist nationalism
The Biden administration has finally backed a patent waiver for Covid vaccines, but it’s already too late for Argentina and countless countries across the Global South
Close to four hundred districts in India now have a positivity rate of twenty percent or more
The power and wealth of the biggest banks and financial institutions is one of the most under-reported issues in society
The door is open for drone sales to authoritarian countries like the United Arab Emirates
People power is changing the story
Here’s What You Need to Know
From Alaska to Israel, lone rebels are sitting in the streets. They are facing not only arrest but oncoming traffic, baffled onlookers, and potentially aggressive drivers
The longest active picket line in the US is in Worcester, Massachusetts, where over 700 union nurses are entering their third month on strike. Their chief demand: safe staffing for patients
George Floyd’s death penetrated the American imagination. Now Palestinians fight for the right to be human. Will the world see them?
Wisconsin’s legislature is largely dominated by Republican minded bodies, who blatantly disregard Black, Brown and Indigenous communities
All over the country nurses are fighting to make sure hospital staff get needed personal protective equipment and safe staffing
Another comrade appeared in court today on trumped up charges of conspiracy to murder
"You can't be on the side of the wealthy and the powerful if you're going to really fight for working families."
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The book, Seeds of Power, offers important insights on the complex dynamics of power and compliance and how they can play out in a broad national context
As Americans are subject to the brutal impacts of inevitable climate change, we face a clear choice: strong government intervention to save our lives, or a “survival of the fittest” dystopia
It turns passive to active, increases a feeling of efficacy, and confronts the learned hopelessness many of us were taught
We praise the hopes and struggles of the people, whose desire to advance history will cut through your repression
Rep. Tlaib called out U.S. involvement in Israeli violence during this powerful floor speech
Chomsky on Mikhail Bakunin and Power systems
Interview on why classics must remain in the curriculum
Interview on the Che Guevara Commune's economic development has improved its political reach and impact on the local community
The recent announcement by the British government that it plans...
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Given the fact that nuclear war means the virtual annihilation...
Albert Essay Series on Socialist Upsurge
Oldest essays at top, Newest at bottom
Ethics of It / Judging Societies
Society’s Pie / Disputing Pie Slices
Property Problem / Who Decides?
Who Does What? / Balanced Jobs
Disputing Balancing Jobs
Classlessness? / Markets or what?
Disputing Participatory Planning
Judging Participatory Socialism
Some Strategic Implications
The Polity / Community and Culture
Gender and Sexuality
Socialism or Participatory Society
Socialism: Ecology or Nothing
Parecon / Parsoc
See also under Vision in the top Menu
Polychroniou: What Is ParEcon?
Albert: Intro to ParEcon
Albert: Parecon's History
Albert: Addressing Criticisms
Albert: Interrogating Parecon
Sargent: Post Sexist Society
Podur: Life After Racism
Peters: Kinship Vision
Shalom: Visionary Pol
Shalom: Future Pol
Albert: Parecon & Parsoc
Albert: 7 Reasons for Parecon
Activism and vision
Thoughts and Deeds
Talking With Martin Parker
Talking With Yanis Varoufakis 3
Imagine And Then Act
Cancel Culture with Vince Emanuele
Talking with Yanis Varoufakis - 2
Fifteen Theses on Liberation
Talking With Yanis Varoufakis - 1
Talking About Writing
Talking with Raj Patel
Talking about Art with Jerry Fresia
Violence, Democratic Centralism...
The Old Folks Home at the College
Emanuele Queries Albert
Persistence, or Pigheadedness?
Win? Or Defeat Ourselves?
Talking About Noam Chomsky
Where Are We with Noam Chomsky
A Class Between Labor and Capital
Activism With Vincent Emanuelle
Talking with Noam Chomsky
Selected for Activists
Bennis: Who Benefits
Wilkins: 100+ Condemn Violence
Abu Jamei: This Must End
UE: Condemns Attacks on Palestinians
Rothchild: The Nakba Continues
Ashrawi: License to Kill & Maim
Sugarman: Vaccine Hoarding
Mazza: Not a climate doomist
De La Cour: Massachusetts Nurses
Gordon: Nurses in the Real World
Feffer: What’s Up with the Herd?
Lewis: Cancel Culture
Pollitt: Rushing to Judgment
Camp: American Prisons
Swanson: Anti-Democratic Tradition
Grim: Opposition from Congress
Murphy: Israel won’t win in Gaza
Johnson: Takes Side of Occupation
Chomsky:Without US Aid
Nassar: “Gaza will burn”
Baskin: Cycle of absurdity
Tlaib: Prayer mats as stretchers
Goldberg: Eviction crisis looms
Passon: Criminal Justice System
Kelly: Art Against Drones
Baroud: Sheikh Jarrah
Johnson: Kill Filibuster
Stancil: Pay Living Wages
Chomsky: Big Pharma
Baschet: “Zapatista invasion”
Hanrahan: “Find a way to win”
C20: 15 Theses on Liberation
Nolan: Stop Begging
Featherstone: Deeply Radical Roots
Adler: System needs overhaul
Chomsky: Protests Unprecedented
Klein: A Climate Dystopia
Kolhatkar: PRO Act
Falk: On Being a Citizen Pilgrim
Kelly: Striking Alabama coal miners
Kelly: Rural Housing Crisis
Chomsky: United States Withdraws?
Rozental: “Nothing to Lose”
Buitrago: Colombia on the Brink
Sacks: Students take back union
Koltsova: Russian Feminism
Raymond: Mutual Aid Efforts
Bello: Fascism’s Global Spread
Bello: Global Vaccine Disparity
Rovics: Cancel Culture Conundrums
Polychroniou: Future Belongs to Left
D'León: Colombia Protests
Entralgo: Labor Laws Need Teeth
Thompson: Why Reject Vaccines
Moore: Climate-friendly farming
Benjamin: Downsize Biden’s Military
Bacon: Taste of Things to Come?
Costa-Gavras: Return of Barbarians
Silva: Delivery Workers Rising
Zhang: Progressives Climate Bill
Raymond: Intersectional Movement
Sarkar: Farmworker Rights
Roy: Crime against humanity
Fitz: Green New Deal Look?
Manski: A New America
Hoff: NYU Strike For Living Wage
Remer: Superiority Mirage
Gapasin: Communities of Solidarity
Jaffe: Work you love won’t love you
Dreier: Heroes But Not Saints
Grossman: Vaccines, Maneuvers
Sandronsky: COVID and U.S. Labor
Mumia: protest anti-Asian attacks
Chomsky: SOS Earth is a Mess
Hayes: Convictions Are Not the Goal
Chomsky: The institutions of society
Rabb: Better for Whom?
Hawkins: Too Late for Gradualism
Anderson: Transform the Economy
Kenway: The Care Manifesto
Queally: Big Pharma Blitz
Some Vintage Chomsky
Selected Collective 20
Collective 20’s members include Medea Benjamin, Michael Albert, Noam Chomsky, and 14 other writers. Visit collective20.org for a full archive and more.
15 Theses on Liberation
Future of State Politics
Overcoming Our Tendencies
Motives and Agendas
From 2000 Feet
Culture Makes Us Human
Is Socialism a “Failed Idea”?
Freedom, Responsibility, Alienation
Tomorrow’s World, Today
- AOC Says Biden’s Refusal to Condemn Israel ‘Takes Side of Occupation’ on
- Bakunin’s Predictions on
- Amid Widespread Disease, Death, and Poverty, the Major Powers Increased Their Military Spending in 2020 on
- In Kerala, the Present Is Dominated by the Future on
- Cancel Culture Conundrums on
- Why the Future Belongs to the Left on
- Why the Future Belongs to the Left on
- Government Policy Segregated Us; the Same Can Desegregate Us on