FEATURED FOR THE WEEKEND
Paul D'Amato | The myths about the "first Thanksgiving" are meant to sanitize history and turn the conquest of the Americas into a benign national origin story.
Dave Zirin | In having the Washington football team host a Thanksgiving game, it's as if the NFL wants to have a joke at all our expense.
Featured Focus: U.S. POLITICS IN THE ERA OF TRUMP
Nicole Colson | The Republican tax rip-off would aid and abet a massive and flagrant shift of wealth to the already rich at the expense of working-class and poor people.
Elizabeth Schulte | The Republicans' cruel proposal for the 2018 budget is part of a decades-long attempt to shred the social safety net that working people depend on.
Editorial | The defeat of the Republicans in last week's elections can give people greater confidence to resist--and not just by casting a vote one day a year.
Khury Petersen-Smith | The unexpectedly calm behavior of Donald Trump during his Asia tour obscures increasing militarization that has been underway for years.
Danny Katch | The NRA is a reactionary menace that the left needs to struggle against--but that doesn't mean we embrace the political framework of gun control.
Preeti Singh, Jacob Scheier and Somak Paul | Graduate students at Ohio State University are protesting the House Republican tax plan that would harm graduate education.
Featured Focus: THE CRISIS IN PUERTO RICO
Monique Dols and Lance Selfa | Two SW contributors who traveled to Puerto Rico describe a society that was failed by the powerful--but whose people are trying to reknit its social fabric.
Christopher Baum | Rather than prioritize Puerto Rico's urgent needs, U.S. political and business elites are continuing their project of extracting the maximum profit.
Featured Focus: BREAKING THE SILENCE
Camila Quarta | The #MeToo campaign struck a profound chord because of the pervasive reality of sexual violence in people's everyday lives.
Nikki Williams and Camille White-Avian | When Kevin Spacey linked the allegations of sexual abuse against him to being gay, he tapped into dangerous stereotypes.
OTHER RECENT TOP ARTICLES
Pranav Jani | Hari Kondabolu's The Problem with Apu takes on The Simpsons' longstanding caricature--and reflects growing pride among South Asian Americans.
Eric Ruder | A power grab is shaking the royal family tree in Saudi Arabia--and threatening to unleash a regional conflict of frightening proportions.
Mai Lien Dombroe and Dayna Long | Supporters of reproductive rights mobilized outside a Madison-area "crisis pregnancy center" that poses as an abortion provider.
Louise O'Shea | In a society that thrives on division, fear and prejudice, the result of the marriage equality referendum in Australia is a triumph.
Featured Focus: TAKING ON THE RIGHT
Ryan Gannon | The far right rallied in Boston for the third time this year, but 500 counterprotesters mobilized to show their opposition.
Statement: Barnard-Columbia Socialists | Columbia University College Republicans claim their speakers don't incite violence. We have the facts that prove otherwise.
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