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Solidarity Means Your Struggle Is My Struggle

May 7, 2018 - 2:00pm

Since Donald Trump moved into the White House, we've seen a couple of responses play out over and over.
One has been despair. It's easy to see in the Trump administration's attacks on the most vulnerable in US society -- from undocumented immigrants to Muslims to women -- and in the increased organizing by the far right, invigorated by Trump's hateful policies, evidence that the US is in bleak times, with more of them to come.

Class Dismissed: Class Conflict in Red State America

April 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
Class Dismissed: Class Conflict in Red State America

Kentucky Public school teachers protest outside the Kentucky House Chamber as they rally for a day of action at the Kentucky State Capitol to try to pressure legislators to override Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin's recent veto of the state's tax and budget bills, April 13, 2018, in Frankfort, Kentucky. The teachers also oppose a controversial pension reform bill which Gov. Bevin signed into law. (Photo by Bill Pugliano / Getty Images)

Where Will the Struggle Lead Kentucky Teachers?

April 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
Where Will the Struggle Lead Kentucky Teachers?

Kentucky Public school teachers protest outside the Kentucky House Chamber as they rally for a 'day of action' at the Kentucky State Capitol to try to pressure legislators to override Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin's recent veto of the state's tax and budget bills April 13, 2018, in Frankfort, Kentucky. (Photo: Bill Pugliano / Getty Images)

Ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship Will Try for a Senate Seat in Coal Country

April 10, 2018 - 2:00pm

Just when you think the GOP has scraped the bottom of the barrel with political candidates -- like, say, Roy Moore – they manage to surprise us again. Democrat Joe Manchin's competitor in the race for one of West Virginia's senate seats is none other than Don Blankenship.

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