Category: Ecology

Solidarity with the #NoDAPL Resistance

The Workers Solidarity Alliance would like to express our solidarity with the indigenous-led struggle against the ecologically destructive Dakota Access Pipeline during the Global Weeks of Solidarity (Sept 3rd – 17th).  Further, we condemn the repression of the resistance …

The Poisoning of Flint: Capitalism and Environmental Sabotage

By Mike Kolhoff
Cruel disregard of human life have been part of the capitalist package from the very beginning. To the ruling class our lives are important only to the degree that we produce profit they can exploit. In its …

Property Before People

By Mike Kolhoff

Government has no other end, but the preservation of property.” —John Locke

The granting of corporations the status and protections usually reserved for individuals has hammered home a simple message: property is more important than

The Elk River Spill — Capitalism at its “best”

By G.

On the morning of Thursday, January 9, 2014, 7500 gallons of a coal cleaning chemical known as Crude MCHM (principally composed of 4-methylcyclohexanemethanol) leaked from a storage tank and then from a containment wall at a facility on …