The past month has seen multiple sports teams run afoul with one of the most important current labor actions in America: a massive nationwide hotel work stoppage happening right now, with more than 7,700 members of a hospitality workers’ union on strike. The post Strikes and Picket Lines, Explained appeared first on Infoshop News.
“A volunteer-run, bicycle-based, 365-night-a-year street outreach program with basic emergency supplies and syringe exchange and naloxone distribution…. In Olympia, Washington.” That’s how volunteer Cassie Burke describes the Emma Goldman Youth and Homeless Outreach Project, or EGYHOP. The post The Bike-Based, Anarchist Public Health Project That’s Keeping People Alive On Olympia’s Streets appeared first on Infoshop […]
via CrimethInc How “Nobody Is above the Law” Abets the Rise of Tyranny We saw you last night among thousands of other anti-Trump demonstrators around the US. Their signs proclaimed, “No one is above the law.” You were the one with the sign reading “I love laws.” We need to talk. Really, this is what […]
The great linguist and political critic remains hopeful that we can overcome global warming and other threats The post Noam Chomsky Calls Trump and Republican Allies “Criminally Insane” appeared first on Infoshop News.
A crisis is a terrible thing to waste. For the last two years, the financial crisis and global recession have presented the left in North America with the best opportunity in recent memory to move beyond the defensive postures of “resistance.” Rocked by the most severe financial crisis since the 1930s, global capitalism reeled as […]
via Center for a Stateless Society by Alex McHugh Recently, the Trump administration, through the Department of Health and Human Services, issued a worrying memo about gender identity. In the memo, HHS argues for an interpretation of gender and sex that would define gender as “either male or female, unchangeable, and determined by the genitals […]