Tag Archives: Politics

Romanians take to the squares

From the March-April 2012 issue of News & Letters: Romanians take to the squares Bucharest, Romania—Romania and many European countries are living in times of an unprecedented crisis. Politics of economic austerity combined with populist and nationalistic rhetoric occurring in … Continue reading

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Palestinian women discuss statehood

From the November-December 2011 issue of News & Letters: Palestinian women discuss statehood Ramallah, Palestine—The Palestinian Working Woman Society for Development (PWWSD) organized a political discussion on the UN approach to Palestin­ian statehood. Mrs. Amal Khreishe, the general direc­tor, facilitated … Continue reading

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A divided Canada

From the July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters: A divided Canada Following the May 2 federal elections, Canadians woke up to a very different Canada. In this “new” Canada the polarization of Canadian society has finally fully revealed itself, … Continue reading

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Reports from Spain’s Puerta del Sol Square

From the new July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters: Reports from Spain’s Puerta del Sol Square Defying laws against public demonstrations, tens of thousands of protestors, self-described “indignados,” occupied Madrid’s Puerta del Sol and gathered in 162 squares in … Continue reading

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News and Letters at the Left Forum

If you’re at the Left Forum this weekend, stop by our literature table.  And come to our panel. More information on our Marxist-Humanist panel at the Left Forum: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=138801306185234 “A Marxist-Humanist Concept of Solidarity” Saturday, March 19 · 12:00pm – … Continue reading

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Campaigns intensify counter-revolutionary onslaught

Here’s a link to the Lead article from the Nov.-Dec. 2010 issue of News & Letters: It is sadly ironic that at this moment, when the crisis of capitalism has shown itself as both deep and intractable, some of the … Continue reading

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Dunayevskaya’s thought alive in Latin America

From the new September-October 2010 issue of News & Letters: Dunayevskaya’s thought alive in Latin America Feminist meets Raya Several months ago I had the good fortune to “meet” Raya Dunayevskaya, read and study her and familiarize myself with her … Continue reading

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