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People's World NY We take sides — yours. The People's World / Mundo Popular is a national, grassroots newspaper and the direct descendant of the Daily Worker. The PW reports on and analyzes the pressing issues and struggles of the day: for workers' rights, peace, equality, social and economic justice, democracy, civil liberties, women's rights, protection of the environment, and more.

We take sides - for truth and justice. We are partisan to working people, racially and nationally oppressed peoples, women, the GLBT community, youth, seniors and international solidarity. Since 1924, our press has been in the battles of the U.S. working class and people's movements. From the battles of the unemployed and the campaigns to organize the CIO, through the civil rights and peace moveme

We take sides - for truth and justice. We are partisan to working people, racially and nationally oppressed peoples, women, the GLBT community, youth, seniors and international solidarity. Since 1924, our press has been in the battles of the U.S. working class and people's movements. From the battles of the unemployed and the campaigns to organize the CIO, through the civil rights and peace moveme

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Billion-dollar deal partners Google and Amazon in Israeli occupation of Palestine
04/05/2022
Billion-dollar deal partners Google and Amazon in Israeli occupation of Palestine

Billion-dollar deal partners Google and Amazon in Israeli occupation of Palestine

“We are anonymous because we fear retaliation.” This text was part of a letter signed by 500 Google employees last October, in which they decried their company’s direct support for the Israeli government and military. In their letter, the signatories protested a $1.

Young Amazon workers on Staten Island rattle the halls of power
04/04/2022
Young Amazon workers on Staten Island rattle the halls of power

Young Amazon workers on Staten Island rattle the halls of power

The workers at JFK8 on Staten Island have just made history as the first ever union at Amazon, winning a major victory for workers everywhere. This victory not only represents the energy of workers and supporters over the past week but the sustained drive of the union, which has been working toward....

A criminal war ushers in the worst of times in Ukraine, Russia, and Europe
03/14/2022
A criminal war ushers in the worst of times in Ukraine, Russia, and Europe

A criminal war ushers in the worst of times in Ukraine, Russia, and Europe

BERLIN—These are terrible, terrible days. A young Ukrainian woman described to me, with tears in her eyes, the conditions for her bed-ridden grandmother, for relatives and friends, some with toddlers and babies, in many parts of Ukraine.

Poor People’s Campaign starts long-term trek to D.C.
02/18/2022
Poor People’s Campaign starts long-term trek to D.C.

Poor People’s Campaign starts long-term trek to D.C.

RALEIGH, N.C.—Returning to North Carolina, where Moral Mondays, the precursor of the Poor People’s Campaign, began, the campaign and its backers celebrated a state Supreme Court win there while publicizing the drive’s long-term trek to D.C., which kicked off February 14.

Second Amazon warehouse on Staten Island files for union election
02/18/2022
Second Amazon warehouse on Staten Island files for union election

Second Amazon warehouse on Staten Island files for union election

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - The Amazon Labor Union (ALU) has just filed for a union election at a second Amazon warehouse on Staten Island. News came on Feb. 2 after the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) announced the filing at the warehouse, known as LDJ5.

Pipeline ploy: How U.S. natural gas interests are fueling the Ukraine crisis
02/18/2022
Pipeline ploy: How U.S. natural gas interests are fueling the Ukraine crisis

Pipeline ploy: How U.S. natural gas interests are fueling the Ukraine crisis

Along with trying to militarily absorb Ukraine into NATO, another major factor that’s becoming more apparent in the Biden administration’s unceasing talk of war with Russia is the desire of U.S. energy producers to invade European markets with fracked natural gas.

Online Event: Solidarity with Striking UMWA Mine Workers at Warrior Met Coal
02/18/2022
Online Event: Solidarity with Striking UMWA Mine Workers at Warrior Met Coal

Online Event: Solidarity with Striking UMWA Mine Workers at Warrior Met Coal

TUESDAY, FEB. 22, 2022 - 8 P.M. EASTERN REGISTER HERE Click here to make a donation that goes directly to UMWA mine workers strike fund.   Read People's World coverage of the strike at Warrior Met: > Warrior Met forces 1,100 Mine Workers in Alabama into long strike > Solidarity going st...

U.S. ramps up war talk as it points more missiles at Russia
02/18/2022
U.S. ramps up war talk as it points more missiles at Russia

U.S. ramps up war talk as it points more missiles at Russia

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken went on national television Thursday morning to declare, again, that a Russian invasion of Ukraine could start at any moment. His dire prediction was yet another in the endless string of declarations by the U.S. that war could start at any moment.

The deadly 2022 Bronx fire was a capitalist disaster
02/03/2022
The deadly 2022 Bronx fire was a capitalist disaster

The deadly 2022 Bronx fire was a capitalist disaster

BRONX, N.Y. - On Sunday, Jan. 9 at 11:00 a.m. a vicious fire tore through the Twin Parks, NorthWest building, located at 333 E.181st street, in the Bronx. The fire started in unit 3M after a heater was allegedly left on for three days.

Uphold truth—by supporting People’s World
12/31/2021
Uphold truth—by supporting People’s World

Uphold truth—by supporting People’s World

Dear readers and friends, Our working class and people urgently need media that upholds the truth. People’s World promotes solidarity. It gives voice to the heroic actions in defense of democracy, equality, and climate justice, that all of us, our fellow grassroots activists, neighbors, and co-wor...

From Russia with love: Lenin’s Letter to American Workers
12/31/2021
From Russia with love: Lenin’s Letter to American Workers

From Russia with love: Lenin’s Letter to American Workers

The Centennial of the Russian Revolution November 7, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution and the establishment of the world’s first socialist state.

School board wars: Republicans’ anti-CRT strategy less successful than they hoped
12/26/2021
School board wars: Republicans’ anti-CRT strategy less successful than they hoped

School board wars: Republicans’ anti-CRT strategy less successful than they hoped

One of the biggest storylines of the Nov. 2 elections was how right-wing billionaires poured massive amounts of “dark money” into astroturfing manufactured grassroots outrage around Critical Race Theory (CRT) and school masking mandates.

Flame of George Floyd rebellion glows bright at NAARPR conference
12/20/2021
Flame of George Floyd rebellion glows bright at NAARPR conference

Flame of George Floyd rebellion glows bright at NAARPR conference

CHICAGO—“All power to the people!” was the slogan most often heard at the conference of the National Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression (NAARPR) held here the first weekend of December. Over 140 delegates from 30 organizations attended.

‘Amazon won’t let us leave’: Tornado creates modern Triangle Shirtwaist Factory
12/15/2021
‘Amazon won’t let us leave’: Tornado creates modern Triangle Shirtwaist Factory

‘Amazon won’t let us leave’: Tornado creates modern Triangle Shirtwaist Factory

“Amazon won’t let us leave.” That was the last message 46-year-old Larry Virden sent his girlfriend on the evening of Dec. 10. A short time later, a tornado blasted through Edwardsville, Illinois, and shredded the Amazon fulfillment center warehouse where Virden worked.

Rittenhouse acquittal is latest chapter in long and sinister history of racism
12/14/2021
Rittenhouse acquittal is latest chapter in long and sinister history of racism

Rittenhouse acquittal is latest chapter in long and sinister history of racism

A jury in Kenosha, Wisc., on Nov. 19 acquitted Kyle Rittenhouse, who was 17 years old when he murdered two unarmed men and wounded a third. Rittenhouse was participating in an armed group of “volunteers” to “aid” the police and “protect property” from people protesting the shooting of Ja...

12/07/2021

An injury to one is an injury to all. The thousands of Student Workers on strike at Columbia University in the City of New York need your support. Columbia administration is retaliating *illegally* against these workers by threatening to replace them while they are on a ULP strike.

Join them for a day of action tomorrow, Weds, Dec 8: https://bit.ly/Support-SWC

#1u

Women’s marchers to encircle High Court after justices hear anti-abortion demands
12/01/2021
Women’s marchers to encircle High Court after justices hear anti-abortion demands

Women’s marchers to encircle High Court after justices hear anti-abortion demands

WASHINGTON—They don’t expect half a million people—as they got the day after misogynist and racist Donald Trump took over the presidency--but the Women’s March will return to Washington, again, to literally ring the Supreme Court on Dec. 1.

Celebrate Jarvis Tyner by giving to one of his favorite causes: Peoples World
12/01/2021
Celebrate Jarvis Tyner by giving to one of his favorite causes: Peoples World

Celebrate Jarvis Tyner by giving to one of his favorite causes: Peoples World

I first met Jarvis Tyner on a spring morning in 1964 when I picked him up at the Amherst, Mass. bus depot. Jarvis was on tour recruiting young people to attend the founding convention of the W.E.B DuBois Clubs, a multiracial socialist youth organization.

An upsurge worth fighting for
11/04/2021
An upsurge worth fighting for

An upsurge worth fighting for

  The following report by Joe Sims was given at the National Committee meeting on October 31, 2021. Our country and our class are in the midst of a great battle. It is a battle for democracy and working-class lives.

Election 2021: Republicans make some major gains but not everywhere
11/04/2021
Election 2021: Republicans make some major gains but not everywhere

Election 2021: Republicans make some major gains but not everywhere

WASHINGTON—Except for the Boston and Atlanta mayoral races and numerous local elections scattered around the country, Election 2021 was not the night the Democratic Party and many of the people’s movements had hoped for. Pro-worker candidates especially in Virginia but elsewhere took major hits.

Historic U.S.- Cuba cultural exchange coming to NYC
11/03/2021
Historic U.S.- Cuba cultural exchange coming to NYC

Historic U.S.- Cuba cultural exchange coming to NYC

Chicago’s iconic HotHouse announced they are proud to be a producer of the momentous cultural exchange A Function at the Junction: Ancestral Bridge, Musical Streams” / “Una Función en el Cruce: Puente Ancestral, Corrientes Musicales,” an historic and collaborative, multimedia event present....

Worker power sweeps the country during #Striketober
11/03/2021
Worker power sweeps the country during #Striketober

Worker power sweeps the country during #Striketober

Workers all across the country are striking and engaging in other job actions, large and small. Fed up with company attempts to impose two-tier wages, long hours, and inadequate pay—despite rising productivity and skyrocketing corporate profits—unions in several industries have had it. Now they....

John Deere UAW members to vote Nov. 2 on tentative pact
11/03/2021
John Deere UAW members to vote Nov. 2 on tentative pact

John Deere UAW members to vote Nov. 2 on tentative pact

WATERLOO, Iowa—The 10,100 Auto Workers who toil at 12 John Deere farm equipment plants in Illinois, Iowa, and Kansas are scheduled to vote Nov. 2 on a tentative new six-year contract with the big farm equipment maker—but will keep walking picket lines until results are in.

Holy wars against vaccines and science
10/14/2021
Holy wars against vaccines and science

Holy wars against vaccines and science

Last summer, some of my family visited folks in Pennsylvania. All of us leaving the Bronx were fully vaccinated. Mask-wearing compliance on Amtrak was basically 100%—the conductors told passengers who weren’t wearing masks to put them on.

People’s movements face off against corporate lobbyists to save Build Back Better
10/06/2021
People’s movements face off against corporate lobbyists to save Build Back Better

People’s movements face off against corporate lobbyists to save Build Back Better

WASHINGTON—Even as thousands hit the streets nationwide, demanding the progressive program contained in Democratic President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better agenda, coalitions of organizations—unions included—are lobbying lawmakers to pass it.

A good video from Campaign for NY Health -- both very funny and deadly serious --about the absurdity of the present heal...
10/05/2021
This is absurd. So is our current healthcare system. We need to #PassNYHealth!

A good video from Campaign for NY Health -- both very funny and deadly serious --about the absurdity of the present healthcare-for-profit system and the need to pass the single payer NY Health Act (2 minutes)."Imagine your house is on fire, and the firefighters refuse to help you because you don't have insurance. Except it’s not your house, it’s your health."

This is absurd. So is our current healthcare system. Let’s #PassNYHealth now!Imagine your house is on fire, and the firefighters refuse to help you because y...

Postmaster and Trump appointee DeJoy’s 10-year plan and attempt to speed up privatization of the U.S. Postal Service tak...
10/01/2021
Statement on USPS Service Standard Changes

Postmaster and Trump appointee DeJoy’s 10-year plan and attempt to speed up privatization of the U.S. Postal Service takes effect this week.

“The people deserve the prompt, reliable and efficient mail service promised under the law,” said APWU President Mark Dimondstein. “Postal workers are proud to serve our communities every single day.”

Right wing opposes Critical Race Theory in order to promote hatred
09/28/2021
Right wing opposes Critical Race Theory in order to promote hatred

Right wing opposes Critical Race Theory in order to promote hatred

When some “controversy” explodes on the scene overnight, rest assured some organized, well-financed force is behind it. And sure enough, such is the current hysteria to ban Critical Race Theory (CRT). As it turns out, this entire episode is one of “manufactured outrage.

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The trial of 11 national leaders of the Communist Party USA on charges of violations of the Smith Act for advocating the forcible overthrow of the US government began on Nov. 1, 1948. They would be convicted and sentenced each to 3 to 5 years in prison. #OTD #AntiCommunism
Good Easter Monday morning to all. Listening to news:. Gov. Cuomo talks about what it would take to reopen the businesses slowing and strategically. He stresses it needs to be in coordination of neighboring states and they must keep the eye on containment. Take time to call your local officials, county and state representatives. Urge them to be cautious and to heed Medical advise to prevent more deaths. Ask them to contact the white house and urge the president to respect his best advisor Dr. FAUCI. Who has said we must wait to protect life. Call your Federal representatives to do the same. And please add that this is not the time to sell out the Postal Workers as Trump now is talking if shutting them down and. Selling them out. This is wholely unacceptable. #45, Trump. Pushing against all medical advise wanting to get economy open and "functioning " as before. Ignoring what we have bee through what it has taken to contain and prevent more rapid deaths. He tweets that he wants to fire Dr. FAUCI. His inability to care is glaring. It bad e ough that he used his position to push an unproven medication in order to profit with his investment in the very company that makes hydrochloride. Epedimiologists, Virololigist world wide have been stressing the pandemic will not be over till there is a antiviral that helps to fight Covid19. David Navarro who has been writing about a possible pandemic to the White House since before #45 installation, says 18 months, or the time it takes to develop, test and verify effecacy . That's how long we must maintain distincing, take extra care to be cleaning and cleaning, be careful if touching surfaces, covering our faces and hands. Take time to call your local officials, county and state representatives. Urge them to be cautious and to heed Medical advise to prevent more deaths. Ask them to contact the white house and urge the president to respect his best advisor Dr. FAUCI. Who has said we must wait to protect life. Call your Federal representatives to do the same. And please add that this is not the time to sell out the Postal Workers as
Comrades Ibrahim and Cameron at Housing protest in Albany with Housing Justice for All demanding #UniversalRentControl and a #NYHomesGuarantee. CPUSA sign says "Fund Housing Not War." Check out the live stream on the People's World NY page to hear speeches from community activists and their allies in the NY State legislatures. At one point toward the end Assemblymember Michael Blake from the South Bronx said, "and finally, cause I see the sign, maybe instead of taking us to war, we should invest [in housing]!” Find a protest near you to say, “No!” to Trumps war on Iran!
Meeting with Joe Sims: Co-Chair CPUSA