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June 2008 Issue:

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‘Food Crisis’ is a Lie: There’s Plenty of Food

People have been going hungry in the world for a long time. In the US, even the government admits that at least 35.5 million people (including nearly 13 million children) live in households considered “food insecure.”

But over the past 18 months, a world “food crisis” has developed. Hundreds of millions are threatened with hunger. People in some places are eating dirt. The price of staples like milk,  eggs, butter, flour and rice keeps rising. People are choosing between eating and paying the utilities. In some countries, food riots have erupted. What is going on?  more


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Why Revolutionaries Need a Press

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EDITORIAL: Distribute Vacant Housing Now!

‘Food Crisis’ is a Lie: There’s Plenty of Food

‘Wake Up! Benton Harbor, Michigan—It’s Time to Make a Difference’

Community Warrior Lauded As Flint Celebrates Labor's Forgotten Day

JUNE TEENTH 2008 - Workers join hands to confront a growing poverty

Gulf Coast guest workers press their demands with hunger strike in Washington

The Struggle at American Axle: Dismayed, Angry Workers Vote to Accept Deal

Homeless Win A Victory in Fresno

Ohioans and the ‘American Dream’

Tenants Defeat Developers in Los Angeles

Change Can Occur Within the System, says Reader...

Why we think a revolution is inevitable

Teachers in British Columbia offer a vision of free, quality education

Bailout of banks shows how corporations rule the country


International Workers Day in New Orleans

Workers of the World Reclaim Mayday!

The Truth Behind the Park Struggle

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