Do not to go to work or buy anything on January 20. The strike would not focus on any single cause; instead, it would be a show of our collective power in opposition to Trump’s extremism.
Public schools are often the first institutions to reflect society’s most important social changes. In this new era, student protests are telling us something is very wrong.
Yes, we are hurting. Yes, we are fearful. Yes, we are incredulous that the country we love could turn to a demagogue. But we have just entered one of those rare historical moments when the poignant words of Joe Hill, the labor troubadour, again ring true. In a telegram written...
For the millions of people around the globe committed to opposing Trump’s dangerous and divisive agenda, their work, too, has just begun.
The power structure is shocked by the outcome of the 2016 election because it has cut itself off from the lives of most Americans. Perhaps it also doesn’t wish to understand, because that would mean acknowledging its role in enabling the presidency of Donald Trump.