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July 2008 Issue:

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The elections and corporate power

The majority of the American people and the people of the world have suffered eight painful and brutal years of the Bush administration’s lawlessness and criminality. As a result, people are hoping for change. People want the kind of change that addresses their needs. However, the kind of change we want and the change we are likely to get are two different things. Simply put, hope is not a strategy.
With massive layoffs occurring daily, putting the “official” unemployment rate at more than 5.5 % and food and gas prices skyrocketing, combined with home foreclosures at an all-time record high and millions more denied much needed health care, it is no surprise that the American people are hoping for much needed change. Add to that misery, the more than $160 billion allocated by Congress last month for another year of Iraq war funding.....  more


Also In this Issue:

Why Revolutionaries Need a Press

Help Us Continue Speaking the Truth

Two choices: Starvation or dump the system

The elections and corporate power

Hands Up Ministries Abuses The Poor!

Where there is no vision, the people perish

Mark Webber discusses his new film, ‘Explicit Ills’

Tell the Truth About the Health Care Crisis and the Demand for the “Single Payer” Solution

Homeless Victory in Fresno has Implications for the Nation

Thousands Rally for Healthcare in San Francisco

Right to the City holds ‘March on the Mayors’

Teachers need strategy and vision in fight for public education, says teacher

March for Our Lives September 2nd

Breaking the Law:  Capitalist Penalties vs. Worker Penalties

From The Xibalba Arcane

Iowa Teacher Describes Horror of Immigration Raid


From The Blood About the Heart

More Liquidation of Rights

Corporate Power and the Pinkney Case

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