- McKibben's "The End of Nature"
- Hazel Johnson, environmental justice and freedom fighter
- Indignant Heart and Charles Denby's self-development as worker-editor
- Bosnian genocide 20 years after
- Django Unchained
- Violence 'normalized'
- New biographies reflect Karl Marx's todayness
- Harriet Tubman and the Civil War
- In ecosocialist debates on Marx and Malthus
Monthly Archives: August 2010
Tomorrow will be the 70th anniversary of the assassination of Leon Trotsky, one of the most important leaders of the Russian Revolution, by an agent of Stalin. For this occasion, News & Letters reprinted Raya Dunayevskaya’s “Some Memories of Trotsky,” … Continue reading
The current issue of News & Letters has a unique analysis of Israel’s attack on the Mavi Marmara of the Gaza freedom flotilla: From NEWS & LETTERS, July-August 2010 World in View Deadly Middle East gamble by Gerry Emmett It … Continue reading
(Updated 8/19 according to corrections from Jorge Ortiz) There was a series of events today in support of the Ortiz family of 7463 N. Ridge in Chicago. There will be an article about the events in the next issue of … Continue reading
The FDA has officially approved the morning-after contraceptive ella. (See pdf of National Women’s Health Network testimony for more background.) In the article below, from the July-August 2010 issue of News & Letters, Terry Moon examines the fundamental questions raised … Continue reading
Last night I got a call from a friend in Memphis who wants the word spread about possible disenfranchisement of voters there. In the August 5 election, the list of early voters from May was loaded into the computer instead … Continue reading
From the July-August 2010 issue of News & Letters: ‘A great gift’ Dear News & Letters: Revolutionaries and activists for social change at the end of the twentieth century desperately needed a mind that would extend Marx’s concepts, making them … Continue reading