Editors' Blog

Video: From Wisconsin to Washington, stand up for jobs, workers' rights and peace

Opening to the 1st annual Communist Party conference.

April 16 live video broadcast: “Stand up for jobs, workers' rights and peace”

Now the struggle goes to Washington where Republicans are scheming to end Medicare, gut Social Security, and make working families pay yet again for more tax cuts for the rich. The Communist Party USA joins with working families to demand a stop to the Republicans' slash and burn policies.

A Bad Budget Deal for the People

President Obama has struck a deal with the Republicans that is reminiscent of the policies associated with George HW Bush and Bill Clinton, that is, to reduce public spending in major areas while in a less direct way, taxation.

Michiganders protest Republican anti-working families budget proposal

Tax hikes for working families? See the video:

New podcast available

We want to send a shout out to the working families of Wisconsin who are standing up to the abuses of power by the Republicans who want to balance their state's budget on the backs of working people to pay for tax cuts for the rich.

New podcast episode available: Who’s Afraid of Socialism, an Interview with John Nichols

Who’s Afraid of Socialism, an Interview with John Nichols

More on Egypt: Sec. Clinton Interview with NPR

QUESTION: So, thanks for taking the time to talk to us.

Broadly Speaking: Comments on Republican Efforts to Erode 14th Amendment

Anti-immigrant, anti-Latino Republicans in Congress and in state laegislatures across the country have vowed to eliminate provisions in the 14th Amendment to the Constitution that guarantee citizenship to "all persons born in the U.S." Below is a collection of recent statements and commentary from a wide range of groups – left and right – that oppose such a move.

Michele Bachman and the Tea Party Caucus Targets Veterans

Check out this post from Veterans for Common Sense:

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