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An interview with Professor Marc Edwards on the Flint water crisis

July 2
The Virginia Tech University professor responsible for revealing the Flint water crisis to the world speaks about the complicity of government agencies in concealing dangerous levels of lead in public drinking water.

Anger builds against CWA conspiracy to end Verizon strike

22 hours 28 min ago
Workers are opposing the attempt by the unions to shut down the Verizon strike and ram through a sellout agreement without discussion or review.

China prepares to send nuclear submarines into Pacific Ocean

22 hours 28 min ago
Chinese submarines will be deployed in an effort to prevent Beijing’s nuclear arsenal being wiped out in an American nuclear first strike.

Korean survivors concerned about Obama’s visit to Hiroshima

22 hours 28 min ago
Victims of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki fear they will continue to be ignored following the US president’s trip.

Divisions over Europe tear through UK Conservative Party

22 hours 28 min ago
Several leading Tory euro-sceptics made unprecedented attacks on Prime Minister David Cameron over the weekend.

Stop the CWA-IBEW sabotage of Verizon strike!

22 hours 28 min ago
Workers must demand that the CWA and IBEW rescind their back-to-work order and give them sufficient time to study and vote on any agreement before returning to their jobs.

California Primary highlights political crisis in Democratic Party

22 hours 28 min ago
Leading Democrats in California are nervous that Sanders cannot control the social unrest that he is trying to channel into the Democratic Party.

Nearly 5,000 Macy workers set to go on strike

22 hours 28 min ago
New York area Macy’s workers voted earlier in May to authorize strike action against the company’s demands.

Indian Stalinists abet US war plans against China

22 hours 28 min ago
The CPM’s opposition to the India-US basing agreement is a sham and a political trap, aimed at tying the working class to the Indian bourgeoisie, its parties and state.

Financial parasitism and the global housing crisis

22 hours 28 min ago
Rent and housing costs in major cities have skyrocketed since the financial crisis, cutting into workers’ living standards and prompting concerns about a global housing bubble.

Who is responsible for the massacre in the Mediterranean?

22 hours 28 min ago
With estimates of up to 900 refugees drowning, the past week has been the deadliest so far this year.

Chicago's homeless speak on poverty, inequality and budget cuts

22 hours 28 min ago
WSWS reporters spoke to homeless people in Chicago about their living conditions and the budgetary cuts to critical social programs.

Record Illinois budget impasse deepens social crisis and increases homelessness

22 hours 28 min ago
One year into a budget impasse, the state of Illinois is seeing a sharp reduction of social services and safety nets for the most vulnerable layers of the population

Art, war and social revolution—Part 1

22 hours 28 min ago
This talk was given by WSWS arts editor David Walsh at San Diego State University, University of California Berkeley, and University of Michigan in Ann Arbor in April and May.

The politics and origins of Britain’s Spiked-Online—Part Two

22 hours 28 min ago
In the hands of Spiked, invocations of “free speech” are transformed into a justification for attacking broader democratic rights.

Right-wing German academic Jörg Baberowski demands more repression against refugees

22 hours 28 min ago
At the Phil.Cologne congress, the Humboldt University professor declared that “men in Germany” were helpless against refugees because they had forgotten how to fight.

The Strategy of the Intermarium

22 hours 28 min ago
This is the first part of a series reviewing the history of the Intermarium, the main basis of which emerged in the period leading up to World War I, as a bourgeois nationalist antipode to the United Socialist States of Europe as proposed by Leon Trotsky.

Australian election: SEP candidates campaign against war

22 hours 28 min ago
Workers and young people denounced the billions being squandered on the military and the bipartisan assault on education, healthcare and jobs.

The Socialist Equality Party (Germany) stands candidates for the Berlin state elections

22 hours 28 min ago
The Partei für Soziale Gleichheit, the German section of the Fourth International, is standing seven candidates in September’s Berlin state elections.

Australia’s wealthy soar while millions face destitution

22 hours 28 min ago
Such levels of inequality are a direct product of the irrationality of the entire capitalist system.