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April 2007 Issue:

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Gasoline tops $3 a gallon: Nationalize the oil companies

Gas prices skyrocketed above $3 a gallon this month in parts of the country. The U.S. average is $2.62 a gallon, up 25 cents over last month. "Experts" say prices will soar even higher, and stay high. They say prices are rising because of "shortages" caused by "tightening markets" or "summer driving." Let's look at their arguments. We need to understand the true source of the problem -- and what to do about it.


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Defend Human Rights: The attack on immigrants is an attack on us all

The nationwide assault on immigrant workers is escalating. Every week brings news of fresh outrages -- mass arrests, families split apart, children not knowing where their parents are. We must act now to stop this assault on human rights. The undocumented workers are part of the global working class which includes the American workers. We all have a common enemy -- the giant global corporations that profit from our labor.


Also In this Issue:

Achieve peace by taking power from corporations

The King of Peace would make his last stand at the border

We can provide equal, quality health care for all

Fight for health care in Cook County, Ill. continues

A revolutionary poet passes: Paul Laraque

Stop the corporate assault on Benton Harbor, Mich.

Analysis of the Pinkney trial and the movement ahead

Justice blind-sided

Voices from Benton Harbor

Detroit's water victory is 'only talk'

Florida Tent City Battle Rages

The courts hand David a badly torn and empty slingshot

From Nairobi to Atlanta: Another world is happening

Where there is no vision, the people perish

Fight for voting rights continues

March for Justice

Let's keep the public in public schools!

Chicago's Clara's House shelter plans fundraiser

'Resurrection City' Rises in New Orleans