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Editorial: ISIS, U.S. both savage Iraq

The explosive advances of the army of the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS), crossing from Syria into northern and central Iraq, have brought deeper miseries to the Iraqi people who might have expected they had already endured the worst, including the effects of U.S. imperialist policy. Atrocities from mass shootings and beheadings to systematic kidnapping and rapes of women—that the world and U.S. foreign policy ignored when IS carried them out against anti-Assad revolutionaries in Syria—in Iraq no longer remained hidden. Continue reading

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Latin America in view

Bolivia’s Statism; Guatemala’s Genocide Trial in Disarray; Honduras coup anniversary Continue reading

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Teachers and parents talk education

From the new January-February 2013 issue of News & Letters: Teachers and parents talk education Editor’s note: Below we print excerpts from the News and Letters Committees panel discussion of teachers and education activists on the September strike by members … Continue reading

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Now off the press: The Crossroads of History: Marxist-Humanist Writings on the Middle East by Raya Dunayevskaya

From the new January-February 2013 issue of News & Letters: Now off the press: The Crossroads of History: Marxist-Humanist Writings on the Middle East by Raya Dunayevskaya Excerpts from the Foreword: Nobody, least of all Marxists, foresaw the great historic … Continue reading

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Dialectics of revolution in Africa, Asia

From the new January-February 2012 issue of News & Letters: From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya Dialectics of revolution in Africa, Asia Editor’s note: The upsurge of freedom struggles from Arab Spring to Occupy Wall Street makes it imperative to … Continue reading

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From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya: Deep recession, rate of profit and the supreme commodity, labor power

From the new September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya Deep recession, rate of profit and the supreme commodity, labor power Editor’s note: Written in the midst of the last double-dip recession in the … Continue reading

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Workshop Talks: Air safety pinned on isolated controllers

From the new issue of NEWS & LETTERS, May-June 2011: Workshop Talks: Air safety pinned on isolated controllers by Htun Lin Threatening to fire every air traffic controller who has been “sleeping on the job,” Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood … Continue reading

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