Monthly Archives: November 2013

“No!” to Cuts in Food Stamps That Democratic and Republican Lawmakers Are Urging!

What a spectacle is taking place in Congress! Both Democratic and Republican lawmakers are pressing for cuts to the food stamp program. On November 1 of this year, the country’s food stamp program (referred to as “SNAP,” which stands for … Continue reading

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How Many More Labor Setbacks Will Occur Before Needed Changes Are Made?

Not only is this a time to make fundamental changes—such changes are long overdue! We’re talking about labor and its allies having a meaningful voice in the political arena. And we’re talking about labor mobilizing in the streets on a … Continue reading

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Are the Democrats Really the “Peace Party”?

“Our power alone cannot protect us, nor does it entitle us to do what we please….Our power grows through its prudent use; our security emanates from  the justness of our cause, the force of our example, the tempering qualities of humility … Continue reading

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No to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)!

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: The Latest Threat to Jobs and Living Standards What Is the TPP? Why Is It Being Negotiated in Secret? Then How Do We Know It Is Anti-Worker, Anti-Environment, Anti-Democratic, and Pro-Corporate? What Should We Do? What Is … Continue reading

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