We shouldn’t fetishize mom and pops. They offer lower wages, skimpier benefits, and inferior labor protections.
Lucy Parsons's life was rife with contradictions. But her commitment to workers' emancipation was never in doubt.
Trump’s assault on Medicaid highlights the cancer at the heart of the US welfare state: means-testing.
Go ahead and watch Tom Brady play football today, but whatever you do, don’t read his book.
Hundreds of thousands of Salvadorans will soon be at risk of deportation — just the latest injustice they've suffered at the hands of the US state.
In Burma, state racism isn't just perpetrated by its military, but liberals like Aung San Suu Kyi.
Leon Trotsky’s History of the Russian Revolution remains a singular work of Marxist historiography.
In postindustrial Baltimore, low-income residents are treated as expendable — and public services are slashed accordingly.
Beset by inequality and corruption, Iran’s provincial working classes are revolting against the revolution’s broken promises.
Churchill was no hero — he was a vile racist fanatical about violence and fiercely supportive of imperialism.
Rural hospitals are closing at an alarming rate. And the profit motive is to blame.
How real estate barons and investment bankers plotted the destruction of working-class New York.