Monthly Archives: October 2011

Occupy Chicago! Occupy Wall Street! Occupy Kalamazoo! Occupy the United States! Where do we go from here?

Update: This was an announcement of an event that is now past.  For articles on the topic, please see: ‘You can’t evict an idea whose time has come!’: The Occupy movement defies police state attacks and Occupy Wall Street strikes deep … Continue reading

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A Letter to Natalia Trotsky on the Theory of State Capitalism

The Marxists Internet Archive has added another interesting piece to their Raya Dunayevskaya Archive.  There’s a post about it here: A Letter to Natalia Trotsky on the Theory of State Capitalism

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A few photos from Occupy Chicago

All taken today.  Main website is http://occupychi.org/ My photos Terry Moon’s photos

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Readers’ Views, September-October 2011

From the September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: Readers’ Views Contents: REVOLUTION AND COUNTER-REVOLUTION: ARAB SPRING AS CROSSROADS IN HISTORY KARL MARX AND WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE REMEMBERING CHRISTINA SANTIAGO THELONIOUS MONK CANADA AS ‘CONTESTATAIRE’ SOCIETY MAN-MADE DISASTERS: NUCLEAR POWER AND WORLD WAR … Continue reading

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Save Social Security, Medicaid, Medicare!

From the September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: Save Social Security, Medicaid, Medicare! Chicago–On a blistering hot July 21, over 200 seniors, disabled people, and outraged citizens demonstrated downtown in front of the Social Security office to express anger … Continue reading

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G-8/NATO vs. Chicago

From the September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: G-8/NATO vs. Chicago Chicago–In a first, both the G-8 and NATO summits will be held in Chicago at the same time, May 15-22, 2012. Chicago’s Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy has already threatened … Continue reading

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Permanent army of the unemployed

From the September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: Permanent army of the unemployed Detroit–The unemployment crisis is reaching far into the future. Whereas many government and private economists have been predicting that the economy will pick up in the … Continue reading

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