The liberal center has collapsed: Appeasement by public sector unions in Oregon and California

The liberal center has folded.  Anyone who had any illusions about Democrats and a politics of resistance, you can forget it.  The issue that faced both Governor Jerry Brown of California and Governor Kitzhaber of Oregon was the same: whether to tax the rich of both states to offset the state deficits caused by the […]

"Workers rights are human rights and natural rights" — University of Maryland and the New Jim Crow

Picture of University of Maryland worker at a forum to protest racial and sexual harrassment of workers   The following is from Diamondback, the campus newspaper for the University of Maryland.  Dailycensored.com has continuously covered this controversy for some years.  Promoting solidarity amongst students and workers is key to overcoming capitalism and assuring workplace equality. Also, […]

Iran, Israel, the USA and World Capitalism

By - John Reimann The turmoil over whether (or when) Israel and/or the US will attack Iran is far more than a conflict between the regimes of these nations, as important as that conflict may be; it contains within it, and it affects all the tensions and conflicts wracking world capitalism. This includes the ongoing economic […]

University of Maryland plans $7.2 million president’s mansion while employees suffer sexual abuse, low wages and students face massive tuition increases and spiraling debt

The “University House” at the University of Maryland is scheduled to open this fall.  Also known as the University of Maryland’s president’s house, the new mansion will have two separate sections: one wing will contain a 4,000-square-foot private residence with four bedrooms that will cost about $2 million. The other wing of the mansion will […]

Occupy your family holiday table? Incisive video survival guide!

source: Carl Herman Occupy has all the facts that the 1% “leadership” in the US have committed massive crimes centering around war and money. But how does one frame such an issue at the family holiday table? This brilliant 6-minute video addresses this challenge! Happy Holidays: may 2012 be your family and your best year […]

Occupy DC to protest corporate profiteering from student loans

  Friday, October 28th 2011,OccupyDC will undertake an action in protest of corporate profiteering on student loans. We will be working in conjunction with Occupy Colleges and with students from among the diverse and numbered DC Metropolitan area universities and institutes of higher education. The action will commence fromMcPherson Squareat 3PM and the final destination […]

University of Maryland workers and students march to end worker abuse

http://blip.tv/your-world-news/march-to-end-abuse-of-workers-at-university-of-maryland-5585411 On September 24th, 2011, a collective of students and workers at the University of Maryland marched and protested to put an end to a long history of sexual and racially motivated abuse at that school. This coalition needs your support. Please visit: www.justiceatmaryland.com to find out more and how you can help them put […]

Students Fighting to End Mass Incarceration!‏ YWN Radio Exclusive!!!!‏

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/your-world-news/2011/09/12/students-fighting-to-end-mass-incarceration Please join us this episode as we discussed Mass Incarceration within the United States and its institutionally racist roots, with Benjamin Woods. Benjamin Woods is the co-founder of Students Against Mass Incarceration at Howard University. Benjamin also discussed SAMI’s recent Town Hall Forum on the New Jim Crown—Mass Incarceration of Black People in America. […]

Whirlwind in Sonoma and Marin

A few months ago, I was lying in bed enjoying the morning sunrise over the mountain range. Out my winddow I can see the coastal fog had settled upon the open field next to the apple orchard. A gentle breeze was blowing in from the Pacific Ocean. From a distance, I heard an unusual sound. […]