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People’s Korea: Fact V. Myth
International Solidarity

People’s Korea: Fact V. Myth

By Caleb T. Maupin The media in the United States is private property. FOX news is owned by Australian Billionaire Rupert Murdoch. MSNBC is owned by General Electric, a huge corporation that makes billions annually in military contracts and has brutally suppressed unions. The capitalist media largely reinforces and preaches ideas that serve the interests … Continue reading

The Science of Revolution
Marxism

The Science of Revolution

by S. Williams To many, the term “Dialectical Materialism” seems like jargon, a connection of two words which are both confusing and unfamiliar. Yet the concept is fundamental to understanding everything from the boiling of water to the revolutionary transformation of society. To understand what dialectical materialism means, we often like to define both “dialectical” … Continue reading

“The Good Ones” – Alice Walker’s Tribute to Hugo Chavez
Poetry

“The Good Ones” – Alice Walker’s Tribute to Hugo Chavez

The following first appeared on Alice Walker’s blog, http://alicewalkersgarden.com/2013/03/poem-the-good-ones-for-hugo-chavez/ The Good Ones For Hugo Chavez March 5, 2013 ©2013 by Alice Walker The good ones who listen to women to children and the poor die too soon, their lives bedeviled by opposition: our hearts grieve for them. This was the world my father knew. A … Continue reading

North Carolina students and youth convene, mount fightback
Student Power

North Carolina students and youth convene, mount fightback

by Ben Carroll This article first appeared in Workers World newspaper at workers.org Raleigh, N.C. — Nearly two years since tens of thousands of students and workers occupied the Wisconsin state Capitol and a year since Quebec’s students started a months-long strike that defeated austerity measures, students and other North Carolina youths held an organizing … Continue reading