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Frustrated with Congressional Inaction, Immigrant Communities Resist Deportations

October 29, 2013

David Bacon: Grassroots communities take matters into their own hands in the absence of Congressional action on immigration reform.  

Securities Transaction Tax

October 24, 2013
Wally Turbeville: Robin Hood tax will mitigate problems of Wall Street’s trading behavior and move us towards creating jobs through manufacturing, innovation, and infrastructure

Calls For Immigration Reform Ramp Up, But What Fuels Migration to U.S.?

October 24, 2013

Peter Watt: Neoliberal economic policies like NAFTA drove Mexico into deeper poverty, fueling an exodus to the U.S

US Government Shutdown

October 2, 2013
Rania Khalek: Government shutdown means halting social services while maintaining NSA spying, deportations and continuing drone strikes in Afghanistan