advocacy

Can the Democratic Party Represent Wall Street and Main Street? (1/3)

July 29, 2017

TRNN’s Paul Jay talks with members of Maryland Working Families, an alliance of progressive organizations, about class struggle within the Democratic Party and their campaign to fight in the primaries

Should People Boycott Israel?

February 5, 2014
Dima Khalidi: The NY anti-boycott bill is aimed at shutting down the growing movement opposing Israel’s discriminatory policies against the Palestinians

Bangladesh

October 21, 2013
Striking Bangladesh garment workers closed 20% of the country’s garment production to achieve victory.

100 Women Arrested in Pro-Immigration Reform Protest

September 12, 2013

In an attempt to call Congress to act on immigration, the largest number of undocumented immigrant women submitted to arrest

Martin Luther King Jr.

August 28, 2013
Anthony Monteiro: Obama administration has nothing to do with MLK’s legacy

Women's Take

August 19, 2013
Lynn Parramore: Despite his strong record on women’s rights and reining in Wall Street, feminist organizations denounce Spitzer due to their close ties to Wall Street

Sexual Assault in the Military

August 9, 2013
Jennifer Norris: Even with 1 out of 3 women facing sexual assault in the military, the Defense Department refuses to hold sexual predators accountable within the military justice system

Israel Breaks Signed Agreement to End Prisoner Hunger Strikes

April 29, 2013

Gavan Kelly: This year’s Prisoner Day marked by hunger strikes of Palestinian prisoners who pay a heavy price in order to raise awareness of their plight