Kellogg strikers in East Hempfield Township, Pa., Oct. 6.

Kellogg workers strike against 2-tier contract, boss attacks

Over 1,400 members of the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers union struck four Kellogg Company cereal plants Oct. 5. They are determined to fight bosses’ demands for a two-tier contract that would deepen divisions among workers, as well…

Back Heaven Hill distillery workers strike in Kentucky!

BARDSTOWN, Ky. — Some 420 United Food and Commercial Workers Local 23D members are going into a fourth week of a strike against Heaven Hill Brands distillery bosses. Kentucky is the heart of the U.S. bourbon industry, and Heaven Hill…

Thousands rally to defend women’s right to abortion

Continuing fight needed to win decisive support
San Jose march, one of 660 actions Oct. 2 against attacks on women’s right to abortion. “We have to be more willing to debate, express our opinion and stand up for it,” said Jessica Hoag at Philadelphia march.

Tens of thousands marched for women’s right to choose abortion Oct. 2 in some 660 demonstrations in cities and towns, large and small, across the U.S. and some internationally. The rallies were called by Women’s March, and coordinated with more…


Cuba and Chernobyl

This Cuban documentary produced in 2006 tells the story of the Chernobyl nuclear catastrophe in Ukraine and Cuba’s exemplary internationalist medical program that treated more than 25,000 victims.