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peoplesworld.org · [email protected]
October 15, 2020 at 10:44 AM

Organize the Vote Town Hall

Dear John, Join us at The People Have the Power: A Voter Town Hall for a last push on the election. Issues like COVID-19, the Heroes Act, climate change, jobs and many others will be addressed. The event will be streamed on Zoom…
People's World · [email protected]
September 11, 2020 at 10:56 PM

Nearly two decades after 9/11, military-industrial complex is stronger than ever

Nearly two decades after 9/11, military-industrial complex is stronger than ever By C.J. Atkins It has been almost 20 years since Al Qaeda terrorists flew hijacked planes into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon and crashed another into a f…
People's World · [email protected]
September 10, 2020 at 12:08 AM

Trump's rush for a vaccine endangers the nation's health

Trump’s rush for a vaccine endangers the nation’s health By John Wojcik The Trump administration admits it is aiming for a vaccine for COVID-19 before Election Day and that the public will joyfully rise up to reward him with a second term in th…
People's World · [email protected]
September 4, 2020 at 4:47 PM

This Labor Day, numbers tell why we must dump Trump

This Labor Day, numbers tell why we must dump Trump By Mark Gruenberg and John Wojcik Workers, their unions, their allies, and all progressive forces have much at stake in the elections that are less than two months away. Not since the Great De…
People's World · [email protected]
September 3, 2020 at 8:41 PM

Barber: Rising poverty endangers the whole country

Barber: Rising poverty endangers the whole country By Mark Gruenberg WASHINGTON—Using the phrases of the nation’s founders, the Rev. William Barber II is warning that rising poverty in the U.S. endangers the whole country. “You cannot have dome…
People's World · [email protected]
September 1, 2020 at 11:16 PM

Don't ignore Trump fanning the flames of QAnon conspiracy theories

Don’t ignore Trump fanning the flames of QAnon conspiracy theories By Chauncey K. Robinson President Donald Trump and other GOP members are publicly legitimizing an anti-Semitic conspiracy theory group that has sparked violence in the past. The…
People's World · [email protected]
August 31, 2020 at 9:45 PM

Black police victims' relatives urge action at mass march in D.C.

Black police victims’ relatives urge action at mass march in D.C. By Mark Gruenberg WASHINGTON—One by one, they strode up to the podium on a hot and humid day in D.C.: Relatives or survivors of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Eric Garner, Michael…
People's World · [email protected]
August 28, 2020 at 5:42 PM

Trump's message to white supremacists: It's OK to gun down protesters

Trump’s message to white supremacists: It’s OK to gun down protesters By Mark Gruenberg WASHINGTON—One of Donald Trump’s “very fine people,” Kyle Rittenhouse, a 17-year-old who news reports said “admires the police,” was arrested August 26 for …
People's World · [email protected]
August 26, 2020 at 10:18 PM

GOP 'platform': Almost nothing for workers

GOP ‘platform’: Almost nothing for workers By Mark Gruenberg CHARLOTTE, N.C.—The Republican Party’s 2020 “platform” has almost nothing for workers. Technically, there’s not a platform at all and the only thing workers need, according to the GOP…
People's World · [email protected]
August 25, 2020 at 7:54 PM

Surviving at the crossroads of economic and racial intersectionality: Monique

Surviving at the crossroads of economic and racial intersectionality: Monique By Al Neal ST. LOUIS — We are now talking about the closing of summer here in St. Louis. For many, the thermometer’s gradual shift to cooler temperatures leads to coo…
People's World · [email protected]
August 21, 2020 at 10:31 PM

Biden: "I will be an ally of light, not darkness"

Biden: “I will be an ally of light, not darkness” By Mark Gruenberg and John Wojcik WILMINGTON, Del.—Asking the country to “choose hope over fear,” former Vice President Joe Biden formally accepted the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination…
People's World · [email protected]
August 20, 2020 at 8:03 PM

Prominent left veterans say vote Biden-Harris, then keep organizing

Prominent left veterans say vote Biden-Harris, then keep organizing By John Bachtell Alarm over the prospect of a second Trump presidency and desire for substantial change is preparing the ground for an unprecedented voter turnout in November. …
People's World · [email protected]
August 20, 2020 at 7:09 PM

Obama warns: Re-elect Trump and U.S. democracy dies

Obama warns: Re-elect Trump and U.S. democracy dies By Mark Gruenberg PHILADELPHIA — Re-elect Donald Trump, Barack Obama warns, and U.S. democracy dies. That, in a nutshell, was the stark message Obama delivered about his successor to the entir…
People's World · [email protected]
August 19, 2020 at 9:16 PM

The daily life of those fighting for $15 and a union: Bettie Douglas

The daily life of those fighting for $15 and a union: Bettie Douglas By Al Neal  The rank and file workers that came before us said a union was not the union hall nor the labor temple, nor was it the elected union officials that come and g…
John Wojcik · [email protected]
August 16, 2020 at 11:48 AM

Special Guest

Dear John, I am writing to urge you to register for tonight's Town Hall on the Unemployment Crisis.   I'm happy to annouce we'll be joined by Sister Cori Bush, the Democratic nominee for St. Louis' 1st Congressional district!   Click her…
People's World · [email protected]
August 14, 2020 at 11:20 PM

Trump admits crippling Postal Service to sabotage 2020 election

Trump admits crippling Postal Service to sabotage 2020 election By Mark Gruenberg WASHINGTON–A president falling in the polls and desperate to hold onto power is delaying delivery of life-saving medicine and crippling the U.S. Postal Service to…
People's World · [email protected]
August 12, 2020 at 10:05 PM

Selection of Kamala Harris as VP candidate makes history

Selection of Kamala Harris as VP candidate makes history By Mark Gruenberg WASHINGTON—In a move that is widely expected to boost voter turnout and push Donald Trump out of office in less than 83 days, presumed Democratic presidential nominee Jo…
People's World · [email protected]
August 12, 2020 at 2:33 AM

Voter intimidation? GOP sending 'poll monitors' to watch who votes

Voter intimidation? GOP sending ‘poll monitors’ to watch who votes By Eric Tucker and Nicholas Riccardi WASHINGTON (AP)—Since 1937, the state of Pennsylvania has had strict rules about who can stand in polling stations and challenge the eligibi…
John Wojcik · [email protected]
August 11, 2020 at 2:09 PM

Demand $600 extension

Dear John, I am writing to urge you to register for Sunday's Town Hall on the Unemployment Crisis.   Our goal is 1000 registrations.  Today we have reached 775. Can you help us reach 800 by midnight? Click here to register. Trump's Satur…
People's World · [email protected]
August 10, 2020 at 10:43 PM

Letter Carriers union files nationwide grievance against mail slowdown scheme

Letter Carriers union files nationwide grievance against mail slowdown scheme By Mark Gruenberg WASHINGTON—The Letter Carriers union has filed a national grievance, an unusual move, against Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, who took over the agen…