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On the history of dispossession, disinvestment, and discrimination that formed the backdrop to the killing of Michael Brown.  READ MORE
The riddle of the New Deal’s attitude toward segregation can only be unraveled by examining the fundamental nature of the capitalist state.  READ MORE  
Unemployment “reforms” in Iowa and other states controlled by the GOP fit neatly with a larger agenda: not to protect workers from low wages, unsafe working conditions, and unbridled employer power, but to compel them to accept whatever they can get.  Read full article at
The latest numbers on union membership in the public and private sectors are not pretty.  Read the full article at Dissent
The Affordable Care Act is deeply flawed, but it has nonetheless made healthcare cheaper and more accessible for millions.  Read full article at Dissent.
Last month the national unemployment rate fell to 3.7 percent—a low it had not reached since October 1969, two months after Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon.