My grandfather was part of a long tradition of postal workers who sacrificed Christmas Eve with their families to deliver holiday packages.
We need to get cops out of schools and invest in an accountable public education system, IPS’ Karen Dolan told the Real News Network.
Cuba stands at a historic crossroads: playground for the rich or isolated Communist backwater. Can it find a third path?
We need to expand the struggle against privatizers.
The outsourcing of public services to private go-getters has concentrated wealth the whole world over. The best answer to that concentration? That just may be new forms of public ownership.
“Public school reform is more than just a civil rights issue. It is a blueprint for control of resources in urban communities.” -Junius Williams
A discussion with Junius Williams, noted attorney, educator, musician and community advocate.
The American middle class isn’t the envy of the world anymore.
While charter proponents claim that their schools are less bureaucratic, more efficient, and more effective, the evidence doesn’t really back that up.
Mere facts and logic can’t compete for influence with the money and clout of the Prison-Industrial complex.
In the United States, profits rule while the environment takes a back seat.
Private companies are aggressively trying to expand their share of the water service market, and too often we’re getting a raw deal.
Top politicos in many states are closing many of their parks, slashing hours and services at others, or simply handing over the public’s asset to profiteering corporations.
To apply, just go directly to jail.
Can we really trust for-profit corporations to provide us cost effective health care for those who can’t afford it?