What Iran’s president actually said about Israel, and how US War Criminal 1% lie for war

source with video to see the lies. Following is the transcript of Iranian President Ahmadinejad’s October 2005 speech. In the section in question, Ahmadinejad said people once thought it was impossible to remove the Shah as Iran’s dictator, but it was done. He then said that people thought the Soviet government and Saddam’s government would […]

What can you do to help the workers and fight-back against ‘capital‘s' assault on labor in Wisconsin? Rallies planned all over the country

We cannot let the capitalist class win in Wisconsin.  Teachers have agreed to return to work, due to Fox News and other corporate media outlets that have created the image in the minds of many that teachers are overpaid thugs who have abandoned their students when in fact they are currently giving their students the […]

The Teaching Profession as a Service Industry

Walt Gardner, writing in his EdWeek blog, concluded recently: “The latest reminder that freedom of speech for teachers in K-12 is an illusion came from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit in Cincinnati on Oct. 21. In Evans-Marshall v. Board of Education of the Tipp City Exempted Village School District, the court […]

Detroit: Male Cow Dung

From Michael Mullholland, Front Line: Male Cow Dung Mayor Dave Bing’s planning process for Detroit is off to a bad start. Coming one week after the disastrous and tragic fire that left families homeless, Detroit residents were not in the mood for the black-suited “urban experts” who convened the chaotic forum Tue. Sept. 14, the […]

'By any Means Necessary' (www.bamn.com) and the AFT election results: A message from Yvette Felarca

Hi Danny and others- On behalf of BAMN, I want to thank you again for your support! Though we didn’t win, considering the massive corruption that goes into the AFT elections, we did very well. The BAMN slate got, on average, 5% of the total votes (38,000 - 41,000). People were warning us that if […]

SHORT AND NOT SO SWEET

Let me state up front that I detest misogyny.  With that said, I must say that this country is at serious risk.  Headlines tell us that 2,300 people are running for office in the upcoming elections—most of them are Republican women.  Normally I would be delighted to see the glass ceiling being challenged.  However, these […]