North America

Polls Show Canadian Election Surprise

April 30, 2011

Leo Gerard: Social Democrat NDP surge defying predictions

What Next for Wisconsin Upsurge?

April 29, 2011

Allen Ruff: Democratic party leaders pushed movement away from mass action to an exclusively electoral strategy

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker Admits It

April 15, 2011

Kucinich: Admission from Walker that his decision to strip the rights of public workers to bargain collectively "doesn’t save any" money

Wisconsin Republicans Claim Another Win

April 8, 2011

"Human error" decides tight race in Wisconsin state Supreme Court elections

Israel’s New Military Ally

March 31, 2011

OTTAWA – It used to be that when you counted Israel’s top allies, the obvious names came to mind: Germany, the UK and, of course, the US. These days, Canada seems determined to soar to the top of that list, confirming the judgment of Avigdor Lieberman, Israel’s Foreign Minister. While visiting Canada in 2009 he…

Shutdown-The Next Crisis

March 31, 2011

Political Language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable”… George Orwell The Political War In Washington Threatens A Government Shut Down Next Month By Danny Schechter, Author of The Crime Of Our Time Forget Libya; the real bombing is not underway there. Pay less attention to Pakistan; the drone attacks there pale…

Remembering Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

March 26, 2011
A short documentry about the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire of 1911.

Why Wisconsin is the Battleground State

March 16, 2011

Allen Ruff: If the "Wisconsin Idea" can be killed, the Right hopes so goes the nation

Class Struggle in Wisconsin

March 13, 2011
Allen Ruff: Farmers and workers from private sector join protest in Madison