In the capital of the old Confederacy, Virginia Commonwealth University workers organize for their rights and their community.
The fight against the white republic is the central democratic and class struggle of our time.
“Unions for farmworkers are the first, most basic step to power” – and democratizing the food system will be impossible without them.
Passage of the PRO Act could fortify both workers’ rights and working-class power
Understanding racial capitalism helps us go deeper than looking for “disparate impacts” on people of color, says Maurice BP-Weeks.
Canceling student debt could narrow the racial wealth gap; Black students and their families carry an outsize share of the debt.
Community groups in Atlanta respond to the murders there – naming the systems, telling the history, framing solutions.
Grace and rigor, solidarity and commitment to training the next generation are all essential for movement leaders.
Unions need to start organizing for 2022 now, forming “ballot brigades” and pressing for the near-term wins that will help move voters.