USA

Readings on Modern Agriculture

July 28, 2015 admin 0

I recently attended a anti-tar sands rally in St. Paul Minnesota and have been reading a book on the tar sand oil production (mainly in Alberta, Canada) from a author who is firstly an activist […]

USA

Labor and the Iowa Caucuses

May 28, 2015 admin 0

The Iowa AFL-CIO News May 2015 reports on a Working Families Summit in Ames on the 16th, sponsored by the trade unions and the liberal organization Progress Iowa. Coincidentally or not, the small city of […]

ACR

Anti-Capitalist Radio Episode 59

July 15, 2014 admin 0

In brief: Israel’s assault on Gaza; Puerto Rico economic crunch (0:00) Citizens for Community Improvement, Iowa affiliate of National People’s Action, convention report back: strong words, weak strategy (6:00) Socialist Electoral Alliance kickoff conference; SPUSA […]

Labor

Iowa: How Can We Fight Wage Theft?

July 12, 2014 Gabriel Pierre 0

More than two thirds of American workers in low wage industries fall victim to wage theft during any given week – the practice where employers, either by forcing unpaid overtime or otherwise off-the-clock pay, withholding […]