Radical Ideas, Real Politics: Some Thoughts on the Coming Period

Due to the economic crisis, rapid technological developments, globalization, and the new political terrain that has emerged as a result of the election of Barack Obama, the present moment is quite unlike any other.


A Real Solution: Replace SB 1070 with Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Xenophobia and racism are palpably dangerous in the current climate, and right-wing leaders of the Republican Party and Tea Party use these influences to promote and cover for their discredited policies.


The Fight Against Racism: New Challenges, Features, and Possibilities

This convention of the Communist Party gives us the basic framework to help move the struggle for democracy and socialism forward in this complex period.

Feeling Locked Out of the American Dream?

Twenty-first century science and technology make it possible for all the world’s people to have good food, good health, good education, a good job and a fulfilling life.


Suze Rotolo and Bob Dylan’s Left Period

Suze Rotolo and Bob Dylan’s relationship started when a seventeen-year-old girl, who was hanging out in Greenwich Village, met her first love, a twenty-year-old who, in less than five years, rocketed into the firmament of America’s rich musical culture.

Reflections on the 29th Convention of the CPUSA

The US Communist Party held its 29th Convention this past weekend in New York city on the 90th anniversary of its founding.