BY Adam Price | San José, CA | 9/01/09
Layoffs continued to hammer workers and their communities in July and August. Job losses are leading to more and more home foreclosures.
BY Chapin Gray | Chicago, IL | 8/28/09
In the midst of the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, leaders and organizers across the country are gearing up for the “They Say Cut Back, We Say Fight Back!” national conference planned for Oct. 3 in Chicago, Illinois.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 8/17/09
“Stop foreclosures and evictions” was the rallying call here August 15, as more that 100 protesters marched on Wells Fargo bank.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 7/24/09
“This victory shows that when you fight back, you can win,” said Linden Gawboy, of the MN Coalition for a People's Bailout.
BY Adam Price | San José, CA | 7/17/09
On July 2, the Labor Department announced that another 467,000 jobs were lost in June as the official unemployment rate rose to 9.5%.
BY Daniel Ginsberg | Moline, IL | 7/10/09
"Wells Fargo, shame on you!" chanted the crowd of over 125 as eleven brave protesters blocked the road outside Wells Fargo here, July 9.
BY Mick Kelly | St. Paul, MN | 7/02/09
More than 50 people rallied in front of the Governor’s Mansion here, June 30 to slam Governor Pawlenty’s plan to cut hundreds of millions from health care, education, local government aid and human services.
BY Michael Graham | Asheville, NC | 7/01/09
People from all over western North Carolina protested here in Pritchard Park, June 27, to demand a single payer system in which health care is provided to all people, with those able to paying their fair share.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 6/25/09
On Thursday, June 25, friends and supporters gathered at the home of Rosemary Williams to plan for action after getting devastating news.
BY Kosta Harlan | Raleigh, NC | 6/21/09
“We’re in the middle of an historic crisis,” the president of the North Carolina Public Sector Workers Union (UE 150), Angaza Laughinghouse, told Fight Back!.