General News

Mexican Drug War Victims Denounce US Complicity

September 23, 2012

Mexican Caravan for Peace with Justice and Dignity visit New York. The movement started in 2011 when a well known Mexican Poet, Javier Sicilia, lost his young son to Narco related violence and declared he had enough. Members of this movement have now taken their criticism north to denounce US government complicity in the violence…

The US War on Drug Cartels in Mexico is a Deadly Failure

September 15, 2012

Mark Karlin: Approximately 50,000 or more Mexicans have been killed since Mexican President Felipe Calderon launched a so-called war on drug cartels.

Quebec Student Strike

September 6, 2012
Jérémie Bédard-Wien: Quebec student activists work to create a global movement for the right to a free education

Platinum Miners and Class Struggle in South Africa

September 2, 2012
Vishwas Satgar Pt2: The murder of striking miners reveals that the deep apartheid pattern of the labor market, particularly in the mining industry, has not changed

Is Full Employment Possible in Capitalism?

August 23, 2012
Robert Pollin Pt6: The first steps towards full employment is to create a green engine of jobs growth

Plight of GM Workers

August 22, 2012
INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCEMENT Asotrecol informs the international community that last night, after starting a dialogue, we reached an accord to implement mediation under the FEDERAL MEDIATION AND CONCILIATION SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES (FMCS). General Motors Corporation thereby offered us its help in justly resolving our demands with the FMCS acting as Mediator since they now…

Honduras

August 21, 2012
Alexander Main on the May 11 Killings in Ahuas and the Impact of the U.S. War on Drugs in La Moskitia, Honduras

Columbus Day: Indigenous People of the Americas

August 21, 2012
The remote community of Ahuas, Honduras is located deep inside the country’s Miskitu coast, a tightly-woven indigenous community long forgotten by government help but also by crime. In contrast to the rest of the country, which boasts the highest murder rate per capita in the world, Ahuas is a peaceful place with deep family ties.…