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A victory for NYU grad employees

Originally was a report published as a Socialist Worker article on March 16, 2015: TIRELESS ORGANIZING–and an overwhelming vote to authorize a strike–paid off for Graduate Student Organizing Committee (GSOC-UAW Local 2110) members when they won a tentative agreement at New York … Continue reading

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Inmates in the St. Claire correctional facility in Alabama to go on strike.

Alabama inmates in the St. Claire correctional facility are striking their free labor (examples: Chemical and Licensing, laundry, and furniture production) due to the prison system resembling something closer to “running a slave empire” in the prisoners words. This disgusting shift within … Continue reading

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WSN Op Ed Live: Israel and Palestine Conflict – NYU SJP’s Kumars Salehi debates AIPAC student affiliate, TorchPAC

As pressure begins to rise amongst college campuses surrounding Palestine solidarity work by students, NYU has begun to take the opportunity to take part in a larger and more public conversation about the realities of the occupation and of the … Continue reading

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International Socialists and Ukraine

International Socialists and Ukraine- International Socialist Network Incredible article by the ISN on the history surrounding Ukraine’s interesting and intersecting position between class politics and nationalism. This question, riddling the Bolshevik’s ranging from Trotsky and Lenin, it still shows true that … Continue reading

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Peace does not come from empty dialogue: WSN response to campus hasbara campaign

Washington Square News response to this article condemning NYU SJP’s recent event. Our response can as well be found online here. Avital Kaplan and Josh Lavine’s recent WSN op-ed condemned an Israeli Apartheid Week event held by NYU Students for Justice in Palestine. … Continue reading

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Towards the Precipice: Robert Brenner on the crisis in the US economy Robert Brenner calls the housing crisis before it occurs. To restore order, the Federal Reserve brought down interest rates in record-breaking fashion, but there was no response from … Continue reading

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Snapshots of Inequality by Dylan Monohan IT GOES without saying that capitalism causes economic inequality. This is actually a point of pride for defenders of the system–they believe that the free market thrives because the deserving few are rewarded. The … Continue reading

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