Hundreds of Migrant Children Can’t be Reunited with Parents

By Nélida Tello In a court filing on Tuesday, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the US Justice Department documented that the parents of 545 migrant children, separated at the El Paso, Tx border by a 2017 pilot ‘family separation’ program, couldn’t be located. Government estimates conclude that about two-thirds of the parents have been deported to Central America, complicating reunification. Additionally, an ACLU … Continue reading Hundreds of Migrant Children Can’t be Reunited with Parents

Trump Admits to Extrajudicial Execution of Antifascist Activist

Cover photo: Ted Warren/Associated Press By Peter Cherry A New York Times investigation into the murder of antifascist activist Michael Reinoehl at the hands of US Marshals has revealed important evidence that this was a targeted political assassination. Donald Trump and Attorney General William Barr have upheld the cold-blooded murder as a model for dealing with antifascists who dare to defend themselves against armed reactionaries … Continue reading Trump Admits to Extrajudicial Execution of Antifascist Activist

Workers Voice: “You low class…you’re still part of their slavery”

A resident of St. Louis staying with family in the Gravois Park area spoke to Tribune of the People about why he wasn’t going to vote in this year’s election. He said the, “government is for the government” not for the “low class people.” “We ain’t nothin’ but the bottom of the food chain,” he added, “That’s all we is, we ain’t nothin’ but bait. … Continue reading Workers Voice: “You low class…you’re still part of their slavery”

Exposé on Trump Taxes Reveals Rotten Imperialist System

By Mike Talavera Ruling class media outlet The New York Times published a series of stories this week on Donald Trump’s tax returns, claiming that these records point to his failings as a businessman and his corruption as a politician. The exposé, which broke two days before the first presidential debate, is a thinly-veiled ploy by the Democratic faction of the ruing class to support … Continue reading Exposé on Trump Taxes Reveals Rotten Imperialist System

Electoral Farce on Full Display During Imperialist Debate

By Nélida Tello and Jakob Stein This week marked the first of three presidential debates between Donald Trump and Joe Biden, in Cleveland, Ohio. Both candidates sought to appeal to the most conservative sections of their respective bases, making it clear that their number one priority is to save US imperialism from deepening crisis with each making the case for why they are best fit … Continue reading Electoral Farce on Full Display During Imperialist Debate

Philadelphia: Protesters Take Streets Against Trump’s Visit

By Robin Fontaine Early Tuesday evening, ultra-reactionary US President Donald Trump visited Philadelphia to appeal to “undecided voters,” though his racist rhetoric revealed that he was mainly speaking to his largely reactionary base of support in the city. When asked about police reforms, Trump said, “We have to be about law and order otherwise you’re going to see your cities burn. And that’s the way … Continue reading Philadelphia: Protesters Take Streets Against Trump’s Visit

Mail-in Ballot Controversy Exposes Electoral Farce

By Mike Talavera On Thursday, a federal court order effectively stopped US Postal Service operational changes set in motion by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, which critics have said could result in millions of rejected mail-in ballots. A former megadonor of Donald Trump, Dejoy has been on the defensive for the past few months against Democrats who have accused him and the majority Republican postal board … Continue reading Mail-in Ballot Controversy Exposes Electoral Farce

Trump RNC Speech Stokes Fear of “Mob Rule”

By Mike Talavera Standing in front of the White House Thursday night, Donald Trump accepted the Republican Party’s nomination for president, and in a long speech warned listeners what would happen if, instead of voting for him, they voted for Democratic opponent Joe Biden in November. “No one will be safe in Biden’s America,” Trump said during his speech, echoing a line that had been … Continue reading Trump RNC Speech Stokes Fear of “Mob Rule”

Strained US Government Faces Hurricane Laura as Crises Mount

By Ben Robinson US disaster relief agency FEMA has begun responding to Hurricane Laura after it made landfall on the US gulf coast yesterday. The hurricane is the tenth strongest to hit the US and has already killed at least 32 people. The hardest hit states were Texas and Louisiana, with other areas in Puerto Rico, Southern Florida, Mississippi, and Arkansas also affected, however the … Continue reading Strained US Government Faces Hurricane Laura as Crises Mount

Federal Agents Arrest Fascist Steve Bannon on Chinese Billionaire’s Yacht

By David Martinez Notorious fascist ideologue Steve Bannon, a former member of Donald Trump’s adviser team, was arrested on Thursday morning aboard a yacht in Long Island on charges of fraud related to his ‘We Build the Wall’ campaign. The campaign has raised $25 million dollars in donations to privately fund a wall along the Southern US border with Mexico. Federal authorities say Bannon and … Continue reading Federal Agents Arrest Fascist Steve Bannon on Chinese Billionaire’s Yacht