BY David Hungerford | East Orange, NJ | 8/31/08
On August 15, seventy-five people protested the brutal treatment of 12 year-old Az-Jhane Hayes by police in East Orange, NJ.
BY staff | St. Paul, MN | 8/27/08
These are statements from some of the many people who will protest against the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, MN on September 1-4, 2008.
BY David Hungerford | | 7/24/08
The fight here to save Muhlenberg Hospital continues to intensify and broaden.
BY David Hungerford | Newark, NJ | 4/27/08
The chanting rang out: “Shoot…and shoot! And lock and load and shoot!” at a rally here, April 26, called to protest New York Judge Arthur Cooperman’s exoneration of three police officers for killing Sean Bell.
BY David Hungerford | Trenton, NJ | 4/10/08
500 people traveled to Trenton, the state capital of New Jersey, April 5, to protest the threat to close Muhlenberg Hospital in Plainfield.
BY David Hungerford | Plainfield, NJ | 3/24/08
A throng of 600 turned out here, March 15, to protest against the closing of Muhlenberg Hospital by its owner, Solaris Healthcare.
BY David Hungerford | Plainfield, NJ | 3/14/08
A move to close Muhlenberg Hospital in Plainfield, New Jersey has triggered a storm of protest.
BY Matt Ginsberg-Jaeckle | Chicago, IL | 2/29/08
Tenants at Grove Parc Plaza Apartments, which sits in the shadows of the University of Chicago and the proposed site for the 2016 Olympic Stadium, have achieved a major victory in the struggle to stop their community of over 400 hard-working black families from being displaced.
BY David Hungerford | Irvington, NJ | 2/25/08
“Forty acres and a mule!” and “You stole us. You sold us. You owe us,” chanted here, Feb. 23, demanding reparations for African American people.
BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization | United States | 2/16/08
We are publishing the following essay on the life and work of Fred Hampton to coincide with Black History Month, 2008.