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Justice Department Slams Albuquerque Police Department; Community Calls for Jailing Killer Cops, Releasing All Videos

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., April 11 — After more than a year of investigation and foot dragging, the Department of Justice (DOJ) has finally released its investigation of the Albuquerque Police Department (APD). The U.S. District Attorney and the Civil Rights Division conducted the joint investigation. The release of the report comes after weeks of community actions […]

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Algeria: Louisa Hanoune, Presidential Candiate of the Workers Party for President of the Republic

PRESENTATION The official campaign for the April 14, 2014, presidential election in Algeria is in full swing. The candidate presented by the Workers Party (PT), Louisa Hanoune, is holding mass rallies across Algeria. This presidential campaign is marked by the threats to the unity and integrity of Algeria. The Workers Party has placed at the […]

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UKRAINE: What Now? The IMF Plan

(reprinted from Issue No. 295 — April 2, 2014 — of Informations Ouvrières, the weekly newspaper of the Independent Workers Party of France) Obama-Putin telephone discussions, meetings between the U.S. and Russian foreign affairs ministers in Paris . . . the “de-escalation of the Ukraine crisis” is underway. Obama, in Europe, called on the NATO member countries to increase their military […]

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Another Police Shooting in Albuquerque!

Tuesday, April 1 — U.S. marshals have shot another man today in Albuquerque, only two days after protestors descended onto the streets of the city to demand an end to police brutality and justice for those murdered by the Albuquerque Police Department. The shootings come as mocking retaliation against the community taking to the streets. […]

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Albuquerque: A Community Rises

March 31st, 2014 Albuquerque, New Mexico   With fists in the air and drums beating, dozens of protesters took to the streets yesterday demanding justice for those murdered by the Albuquerque Police Department (APD). Since 2010, the APD has murdered more people than the NYPD. Just last week, the community had gathered in one of […]

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U.S. HANDS OFF VENEZUELA! Statement from Socialist Organizer

Washington Threatens Sanctions, Coup “Option” Looms Larger   Statement by Socialist Organizer   Washington is up to its dirty tricks again in Venezuela.   It began February 18, 2014, in Toluca, Mexico, at a Trinational North American Leaders Summit focused on promoting the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP), a “free trade” pact that would seriously hurt […]

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VENEZUELA DOSSIER

    IN THIS MESSAGE: 1) Venezuela: Unions Launch Manifesto; Unionists Speak Out Against the Pro-Imperialist Coup Plot — by Edison Cardoni   2) “Guarimbas” Against Democracy   3) Major Excerpts from Manifesto by Venezuelan Unions ——————————————————– 1) Venezuela: Unions Launch Manifesto Unionists Speak Out Against the Pro-Imperialist Coup Plot   A sector of the […]

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When Rights Are Denied — The Attack on Reproductive Rights Is a Labor Issue

Thanks to the recent passage of Texas’ HB 2 law, most women in Texas will no longer have access to any health services in clinics that perform abortions. All such clinics now must meet the standards of a “qualified ambulatory surgical center” and have at least one doctor on staff with admitting privileges to a […]

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Editorial Notes of La Vérité: Excerpts on Ukraine and the National Question

Editorial Notes of La Vérité / The Truth No. 81 (March 2014) By Daniel Gluckstein This issue of La Vérité-The Truth is published in the midst of a crisis in Ukraine. As we go to press [in early March 2014], Putin has had the Russian parliament vote in favour of authorising a military intervention in […]

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Dossier: Crimea, Ukraine, and the March 16 Referendum

image: RT News In this Dossier: – Crimea: The Dance of Hypocrites and Liars (March 19) – After the Referendum in Crimea: A New “Cold War”? (March 19) – The Looting Of Ukraine Has Begun (March 12) – Ukraine: Sinister “Shock Therapy” Behind the Carving Up of the Country (March 12) * * * * […]

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