An irresistible decline
This territory, colonized by Europeans, has become the headquarters of an empire that attacks all of humanity in the name of Goodness. But within this colossus with feet of clay, resistance is already organizing itself.
Dr. King’s long assassination
As the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s violent death (on April 4, 1968) grows closer, you can expect to hear more and more in U.S. corporate media about the real and alleged details of his immediate physical assassination ...
Lessons of the April 1968 Black rebellions following Dr. King’s murder
Following are excerpts from an April 11, 1968, WW article by Workers World Party founding chairperson Sam Marcy, a week after the assassination in Memphis, Tenn., of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
The rebellions which opened spontaneously ...
USA: A million students walk out for safe schools
Raleigh, N.C. — A million students, from all ages and backgrounds, marched out of schools on March 14 in solidarity with the 17 victims of the mass school shooting in Parkland, Fla., on Feb. 15. They chanted: “When our students are under ...
Gina Haspel’s rise is no victory for feminism
- Mona Eltahawy منى الطحاوي
In his tweet announcing her selection for promotion to director of the Central Intelligence Agency, ...
Merchants of Death: USAmerica’s toxic cult of violence turns deadly
- John W. Whitehead
“Mass shootings have become routine in the United States and speak to a society that relies ...
Vietnam and the U.S. ‘Forever Wars’
- Alastair Crooke
Military planners have learned the wrong lessons from the Vietnam War, focusing on war’s “ ...
‘I hope I can quit working in a few years’: A preview of the U.S. without pensions
- Peter Whoriskey
TULSA — Tom Coomer has retired twice: once when he was 65, and then several years ago. Each time ...
Trump, the generals and the FBI
- Fred Goldstein
A most remarkable and telling indicator of where the ruling class stands today on the question of war ...
The My Lai Massacre: fifty years later
- Howard Lisnoff
Nineteen sixty-eight was an earth-shattering year! Revolution was in the air all across the globe from ...
It’s time to call economic sanctions what they are: war crimes
- Patrick Cockburn
The first pathetic pieces of wreckage from North Korean fishing boats known as “ghost ships” ...