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The High Cost of Low Holiday Prices

The High Cost of Low Holiday Prices

The Bangladeshi women who toil as underpaid garment workers so we can wear disposable outfits are making their voices heard loudly enough to reverberate across oceans. Mass protests for higher wages...

The Pentagon just can’t pass an audit

The Pentagon just can’t pass an audit

Conservative lawmakers calling for cuts should start with the agency that can’t account for $1.9 trillion — not the programs Americans rely on. By Lindsay Koshgarian National Priorities Project The...

The Global Significance of the UAW’s Win

The Global Significance of the UAW’s Win

The watershed agreements America’s auto workers won could inspire working people here and abroad. And that’s by design. By Sam Pizzigati Institute for Policy Studies Working people the world over...

Harvest Fair 2023 – It’s Back!

Harvest Fair 2023 – It’s Back!

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Fellowship Hall, First Presbyterian Church 1140 Cowper Street, Palo Alto   🍂 Promote Fair Trade 🍁 🍁 Reduce your carbon footprint 🍂 🍂 Celebrate the...

Don’t Silence Palestinian Voices

Don’t Silence Palestinian Voices

An estimated 10,000 of us showed up — it was a historic community call for peace. Yet it was noticeably absent from local news coverage. Just the previous week, a smaller rally in support of the...

Gaza: An Emergency Webinar with Prof. Joel Beinin

Gaza: An Emergency Webinar with Prof. Joel Beinin

Thursday, October 19, 7:00 PM Zoom Webinar • Registration Required Click here to register A conversation with JOEL BEININ Donald J. McLachlan Professor of History  and Professor of Middle East...

“Groundbreaking”: California Takes on Big Oil

“Groundbreaking”: California Takes on Big Oil

"Climate Accountability" Propels California Lawsuit and New Legislation Aimed at Exposing Greenwashing A Monthly Conversation With Activists A conversation with JANET COX Climate Action California...

Artificial Intelligence: Profit Versus Freedom

Artificial Intelligence: Profit Versus Freedom

If employees had the power that capitalism confers exclusively on employers, they would choose to use AI in an altogether different way -- fire no one, but cut all employees’ working hours while...

End Wealth Supremacy

End Wealth Supremacy

15 years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, Wall Street is as predatory as ever. But a more democratic economy could be rising all around us. By Marjorie Kelly The Democracy Collaborative It’s...