Tuesday August 11, 2020
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People's Struggles

Kathy Kleckner | Seattle, WA | 12/15/99
In a massive demonstration of power, tens of thousands of trade unionists, environmentalists, youth, and anti-imperialist activists shut down the city of...
Joe Mingle | Madison, WI | 12/01/99
This past fall, workers and students organized to defend the 8-hour day, supporting workers at the Rock-Tenn Corporation's paper factory on the Near...
Mick Kelly | Iowa City, IA | 10/31/99
Registered nurses (RN's) at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics are sick and tired of forced overtime.
Heather Truskowski | Chicago, IL | 10/28/99
Over 50 activists in the anti-police brutality movement rallied at the Chicago Police Board September meeting.
Kim DeFranco | Duluth, Minnesota | 10/19/99
More than 100 people, from across the state, came to the governor's mansion on August 20 to demand that Governor Ventura "stop the time clock...
Mick Kelly | Duluth, Minnesota | 10/07/99
"Mayor Doty must go!" has become the rallying cry for poor people in this Northern Minnesota port city.
Maria Camargo | Chicago, IL | 10/01/99
Eight years ago an annual celebration began in Chicago that just keeps getting bigger and better: People's Thanksgiving. During this celebration,...
staff | Philadelphia, PA | 10/01/99
On October 13 1999, Governor Ridge of Pennsylvania signed a new warrant for "the execution by lethal injection of Mumia Abu-Jamal of Philadelphia....
Joe Richert | Elmhurst, IL | 10/01/99
Elmhurst, IL - Three hundred members of the Service Employees International Union Local 73 extended Labor Day to Tuesday by showing up at a Dignity Rally...
staff | Minneapolis, MN | 10/01/99
On August 26, rank and file flight attendants rejected a proposed contract with Northwest Airlines (NWA)
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