Fighting COVID-19 With Mass Action And A People’s Strike

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

The passionate debates surrounding the response to the COVID-19 pandemic are useless if they don’t lead to a larger fight against capitalism. The shut downs of business and schools intended to [...]

Liberating Logistics: All Power To The Frontline Workers

By Dave Braneck, ROAR Magazine. -

This May Day, a broad coalition of workers from firms in the logistics sector ranging from Amazon and Walmart to Instacart and Wholefoods are staging a mass walkout. They are rising up on [...]

Boston May Day 2020 Car Rally

By Yoav Elinevsky, Popular Resistance. -

The Massachusetts Peace Action, MAPA, organized a car rally in Boston today to support national and international solidarity as the COVID-19 pandemic rages around the globe.  More than 50 cars [...]

May Day General Strike, A Strong Beginning To An Ongoing Campaign

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

On May Day, the first day of an ongoing day of General Strike, there were actions all over the country supporting workers at  Amazon, Walmart, Target, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods, Fedex, Shipt and [...]

The Red Nation Endorses May Day 2020 General Strike

By The Editorial Council, Red Nation. -

The Red Nation joins the call by Cooperation Jackson for a national and international convergence toward a May 1st 2020 General Strike to End the COVID-19 Crisis and Create a New World. We unite [...]

International Call For Anti-Imperialist May Day

By Anti-Imperialist Journal. -

It has been more than one hundred years since the first International Worker’s Day on May 1st. It is a day of struggle and celebration that historically has brought millions of people from [...]

Mass Strikes Across The US This May Day

By Christopher D. Cook, In These Times. -

Toiling amid a pandemic and a callous response from corporate America and the federal government that is exposing millions to deadly hazards and deepening poverty, workers across the country are [...]

May Day Action: Cancel Rent, Cancel Mortgages, Cancel Utility Bills

By Causa Justa, Popular Resistance. -

San Francisco, CA — Hundreds of tenants, unhoused residents, workers & families are joining forces this May Day to demand local, state and federal representatives use their power to cancel rent, [...]

‘May Day’ Militancy Needed To Create The Economy We Need

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Seventy years of attacks on the right to unionize have left the union movement representing only 10 percent of workers. The investor class has concentrated its power and uses its power in an [...]

May Day Time For Workers To Unite For Power

By Richard D. Wolff,  Maria Carnemolla, Liz Phillips, Michelle Scott,  Democracy at Work -

This May 1, 2020, let us ask the question, why do we keep a system that requires workers to endlessly struggle against the opponents who own and operate each enterprise with exclusive control of [...]

#GeneralStrike2020: How To Participate On The May Day Launch

By Popular Resistance. -

On May Day, the first of May, the #GeneralStrike2020 (and beyond) campaign launches across the country. Learn more about the overall campaign in our most recent newsletter, "The Era of Mass [...]

Amazon, Walmart, FedEx Workers Plan Walkout On Friday

By Kaelan Deese, The Hill. -

The Friday demonstrations will also request protective and cleaning equipment and full disclosure on the number of infected cases in company facilities. The protest would result in employees [...]

Millions Of Students Struck To End A War In Vietnam

By Steve Early, Popular Resistance. -

President Richard M. Nixon prided himself on the accuracy of his political prognostication. Nixon was never more prescient than fifty years ago this month, in a remark made to his secretary, just [...]

Fired Amazon Worker Chris Smalls: Support May Day Strikers

By Jaisal Noor, The Real News. -

Another reason why we out here tonight is because Amazon is targeting specific people. We are being told to stay six feet apart. However, that rule does not apply for everyone. We’ve seen [...]

Earth Day To May Day Protests Begin In DC With ‘Essential, Not Expendable’ Protest

By The ShutDownDC Alliance, PopularResistance -

Three moving protests involving 135 people celebrated essential workers as well as to condemned employers and legislators for avoidable illnesses and deaths. They carried banners that read, [...]

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