“It is our duty to fight for our freedom. It is our duty to win. We must love each other and support each other. We have nothing to lose but our chains.”
― Assata Shakur
The 33,000 educators in Los Angeles and their union, United Teachers of Los Angeles (UTLA), have taught us all an important lesson.
“The Housing Issue” explores many of the issues surrounding the denial of housing and the question of patriarchal oppression.
Under capitalism, we must work to survive and that work can often be stultifying, overwhelming, and even painful. It can also be a source of pride and accomplishment.
War is systemic. The capitalist system itself breeds war, no matter the gender of the politicians. War is a function of competition amongst imperialists.
The war on health care reveals the extreme limitations of the system to provide for people’s needs.
The United States economy is entirely dependent on the work of immigrant and U.S.-born workers alike. All workers must work to survive.