Chavez gives replica of Bolivars Sword to those who live up to the Bolivarian ideals 
Chavez gives al Assad a replica of Bolivar's Sword
a sign of Bolivarian anti-imperialism 

 

With the following observation from the thespec.com we hope we can dispense with the illusions of what  ‘Bolivarianism’ and ‘21st Century Socialism&rsquo/Read full post »

DECEMBER 22, 2012 5:32PM

Class War Vol 1 #3 editorial

 Editorial :Obama Redux

http://www.scribd.com/doc/117461691/Class-War-Vol-1-No-3-January-2013 

 Rather than getting sucked into the election season triumphalism  coming from  every broadcast medium some of us took in live entertainment. held At Oakland’s Laney College aRead full post »

NOVEMBER 6, 2011 12:28PM

OAKLAND "GENERAL STRIKE" LEADS THE WAY

OAKLAND LEADS THE WAY

November 2nd the working class of Oakland outflanked the labor bureaucracy, the Democratic Party, the cops, the anti-labor Taft-Hartley law and kicked Wall Street where it counts by shutting down the Port of Oakland.  

A racially diverse cross-section of Oakland 10-20,000… Read full post »

 

AFTER WISCONSIN, WHICH ROAD FORWARD: CLASS INDEPENDENCE OR CLASS COLLABORATION? PREPARE FOR A GENERAL STRIKE, OR CARRY WATER FOR THE DEMOCRATS THROUGH 2012?

 Our unions leaderships are not prepared to fight and win in the current economic crisis. They lack an analysis of the naturRead full post »

A Zionist Youth

Having been raised in a Zionist household, going to Hebrew school, buying memorial trees in Israel as a youth for grandparents as they passed away, being taught that the whole world hates us and that Israel is our only safe refuge, being hated as a

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END NATO-US INTERVENTION! DEFEAT QADDAFFI! BREAK WITH THE TNC!
ARM THE WORKERS AND YOUTH TO DEFEAT IMPERIALISM IN NORTH AFRICA

Class Contradictions in the North African Revolution

Decades of crony capitalism, funded by the flow of petro-dollars to despots, sheiks, reactionary Bathists, and fake socRead full post »

Should the call for a general strike be nationwide, or for Wisconsin alone?

HWRS* has joined with others who have called for a general strike in response to the attacks on unionized public workers in Wisconsin and elsewhere. Some others who consider themselves socialists (e.g., David H., in a FacebooRead full post »

 

REVOLUTIONS IN NORTH AFRICA AND THE MIDDLE EAST:

THE PERMANENT REVOLUTION UNFOLDS! 

 

The National Revolution revives

This statement was originally written during the early days of the Tunisian revolt and does not attempt to deal in detail with the quick moving escalation ofRead full post »


Feb. 2, 2011

TO ARMS! TO ARMS! THE REVOLUTION IN EGYPT IS UNDER ATTACK!

The Mubarak regime is collapsing!  The counter-revolutionary thugs, the remnants of the regime, the NPD stalwarts, and out of uniform state security have attacked the people as a last ditch attempt to crush t

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REVOLUTIONS IN NORTH AFRICA AND THE MIDDLE EAST:

THE PERMANENT REVOLUTION UNFOLDS! 

 

The National Revolution revives

This statement was originally written during the early days of the Tunisian revolt and does not attempt to deal in detail with the quick moving escalation ofRead full post »

SEPTEMBER 4, 2010 12:05AM

THE FURLOUGH: Intent and Impact

THE FURLOUGH: Intent and Impact

California State workers have had 18 months of furloughs; the threat  of minimum wage in future budget impasses still hangs over our head.  The furloughs ended June 30th after 18 months, the courts agreed with the Controller that paying minimum wage could no… Read full post »

SEPTEMBER 4, 2010 12:05AM

THE FURLOUGH: Intent and Impact

THE FURLOUGH: Intent and Impact

California State workers have had 18 months of furloughs; the threat  of minimum wage in future budget impasses still hangs over our head.  The furloughs ended June 30th after 18 months, the courts agreed with the Controller that paying minimum wage could no… Read full post »

MAY 2, 2010 12:07PM

Murder in the Mines

Massy and MSHA knew and workers were killed due to willful neglect; in my book that's murder. 

Worker safety and capitalism are incompatible.  All your regluations your underfunded and understaffed regulatory agencies can not control the drive for profit.

The OSHA general duty clause and thRead full post »

APRIL 27, 2010 11:54PM

SUPPORT OEA STRIKE APRIL 29

FOR AN ALL-OUT STRIKE TO

FIGHT UNION-BUSTING!

 

The Oakland Board of Education is determined to bust the OEA, no matter what it takes, and no matter how much it hurts our children’s education. Through its unprecedented move of abruptly shutting down negotiations and imposing its

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FEBRUARY 23, 2010 9:51AM

MARCH ON CHEVRON FEBRUARY 27

MARCH ON CHEVRON-SAVE

OUR SCHOOLS

SATURDAY-FEBRUARY 27TH - 11:00 AM

From: NYSTROM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

230 Harbour Way Richmond

TO CHEVRON’S GATE

 

Demand money for education not for

billionaires!

 

·       WCCUSD FACES 10.1 MILLION IN CUTRead full post »

JANUARY 2, 2010 6:46PM

HOW TO SAVE PUBLIC EDUCATION

Only an Indefinite General Strike Can Reverse the Fee Hike and Layoffs!

 

The University of California’s 33% fee hike is already having devastating effects on students. Adding to this catastrophe, layoffs and furloughs of university staff are set to be implemented on March 15, which is oRead full post »

 

It’s time to wake up now!   The party never started. Despite all the teary eyes in Chicago last November and the proletarian sing along led by Pete Seeger at the inauguration last January, the working class, minority communities and the oppressed of the world have nothing to ce/… Read full post »

Workers of General Motors Occupy and Take Control of your Work Place!

The dismantling of the American auto industry, the US government’s bailout of a bankrupt GM, and the deal being cut with the UAW to savage a diminished workforce, if carried out according to Obama’s plan, will be a hist… Read full post »

MAY 26, 2009 2:47PM

Obama vs. the rule of law

Last week the president took a bold step to protect and advance the police state.  Preventative detention is his plan for those  whom his administration deems too dangerous to let go and who can not be tried.   See the Rachel Madow report on the May 21 speech.

http://www.brasschecRead full post »

MAY 25, 2009 9:16PM

Violence: Who's to blame?

Last week at Portola Middle School in El Cerrito a teacher was pelted with rocks and pushed down the stairs after trying to restrain kids who were getting out of hand.  An exchange on the local school community blog raised the question of who is responsible for the violence of individualRead full post »

No New Viet Nam War in Afghanistan and Pakistan!

Oil Industry Tool Obama Fosters Mass Murder of Pashtuns

and Creates Nearly Two Million Refugees in Swat Valley!

Workers can stop him – andRead full post »

            For a fighting program and mass actions,up to and including massive strikes!!

(a proposal to be considered and voted on by the Workers Emergency Recovery Campaign {WERC})

The formation of WERC could become a step in the right di

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 Democrates and Labor Leaders Unite with Republicans to Bleed Workers Dry

 

With all the diligence and sincerity of the warden accompanying the condemned on the last mile, California’s Democratic Party politicians are rallying the faithful to do the dirty work of the ruling class,Read full post »

FEBRUARY 8, 2009 12:51AM

The Richmond City Bailout of the WCCUSD

The West Contra Costa School District in California, under threat of being put under trusteeship by the state, is facing school closures to save millions needed to pay interest on decades old debt.    The community is struggling to save schools.  To understand how to win a social strugRead full post »



“Rather than help reach a community consensus on which of 13 schools under consideration would be best to shutter, opposition groups have dug in their heels, demanding no school closures, no teacher layoffs, restoration of program cuts, class-size reductions and no changes to teacher wageRead full post »