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Monica Moorehead to Black students: “Become an activist”

Workers World - 19 Aug 2017
Edited from a talk given by Monica Moorehead, WWP secretariat member, at “A gala celebrating Black activism,” sponsored by the Pace University Black Student Union in New York City on Feb. 1. When Karina told me that this program was a tribute to Black ...
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Smash rape culture and capitalism!

Workers World - 22 Mar 2018
This is a slightly edited version of a talk given at a Workers World Party forum on Feb. 3, titled “Women and the Struggle for Socialism,” in New York City. How could you have not been horrified at hearing woman after woman share their painful ...
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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela ¡presente!

Workers World - 04 Apr 2018
Winifred “Winnie” Mandela, a heroic freedom fighter in the South African anti-apartheid struggle, died at the age of 81 on April 2 in a Johannesburg hospital after a long illness. She was a member of South Africa's parliament until her death. She was ...
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Behind the FBI investigation into the NCAA

Workers World - 28 Feb 2018
February 26 — The FBI announced Feb. 23 that it has obtained evidence that the National Collegiate Athletic Association violated various codes of ethics regarding its Division I basketball programs. The FBI obtained evidence through emails, financial ...
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Women activists on capitalism, imperialism

Workers World - 25 Jan 2018
An inspiring forum featuring three young, dynamic, women revolutionaries was organized by the New York City chapter of Workers World Party on Jan. 18. Entitled “Women Fight Back Against Capitalism and Imperialism,” the meeting was a building event for ...
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End police murders = Abolish capitalism

Workers World - 11 Apr 2018
The recent police executions of two Black men — Stephon Clark in Sacramento, Calif., and Saheed Vassell in Brooklyn, N.Y. — are just two examples of the ongoing racist U.S. police war. Both murders have received major social media attention, with ...
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Prep Softball: Morenci edges Sand Creek in district opener

The Daily Telegram - 30 May 2018
Cytlak also was the winner in Game 2, improving her record to 16-5. She allowed three runs and struck out four in five innings. Monica Meger pitched the final two innings. Kylee Dennis was 3-for-3 with a double, and Moorehead had two doubles and three ...
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Students rally against rape culture

Workers World - 25 Apr 2018
New York — On a cold, rainy day here, more than 100 students, many of them women of color, walked out of their classes at Pace University April 19 to rally against ongoing sexual violence on that campus. The speakout included survivors of sexual ...
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Gymnasts bravely expose Nassar sexual abuse

Workers World - 24 Jan 2018
UPDATE: As of Jan. 26, Larry Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison for being found guilty of the sexual abuse of more than 150 gymnasts among other women athletes during his long tenure at Michigan State University. Following his sentencing ...
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Women's liberation, socialism linked

Workers World - 29 Mar 2018
Nathan Heathman of Workers World Party, chair of tonight's meeting, introduced Monica Moorehead, 2016 WWP Presidential Candidate, to the cheering audience. “Workers World Party holds the view that all oppressed nationalities and all workers will ...
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Marxism, Reparations and the Black Freedom Struggle

Workers World - 04 Nov 2017
From remarks made during a political discussion in New York on July 13, 2002. There is no place on the planet where revolutionaries and communists are not challenged by the politics of national oppression and what must be done to overcome obstacles to ...
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NYC forum: 'Smash women's oppression'

Workers World - 06 Feb 2018
Monica Moorehead reviewed the issue of “Violence against women at Michigan State University – isolated or systemic.” Cosmia Bohannan-Blumke addressed the “Fight for Trans Liberation.” Julie Varughese reported on “Women's status in the DPRK,” and ...
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New York City rally supports Colin Kaepernick

Workers World - 29 Aug 2017
New York, Aug. 23 — A multinational crowd of at least 2,000 people, mainly African American, rallied here in front of the National Football League's headquarters at 53rd Street and Park Avenue today to express their solidarity with Colin Kaepernick ...
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A Voice From Harpers Ferry

Workers World - 06 Nov 2017
Osborne P. Anderson's account of the raid on Harper's Ferry appeared in pamphlet form in 1861 right after the start of the Civil War. However. it was not set in print again until 1974. That year Vince Copeland, whose introduction “The Unfinished ...
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OJ Simpson, domestic violence and the injustice system

Workers World - 30 Jul 2017
Based on a talk given at a July 27 New York forum. Orenthal James Simpson, aka O.J. Simpson, is set to be paroled from a Nevada prison in early October, after serving nine years of a 33-year prison sentence for armed robbery. His parole hearing was ...
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Sexual assault revelations rock Michigan State University

Workers World - 30 Jan 2018
(See Monica Moorehead's Jan. 23 “Gymnasts bravely expose Nassar sexual abuse” at Nassar was a sports physician at MSU for over 25 years. There he preyed on girls and young women, especially young gymnasts who were sent to ...
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Salt Lake City protest against US strikes on Syria

Fight Back! Newspaper - 19 Apr 2018
Monica Moorehead, a leading member of the Workers World Party, spoke at the rally. She urged the crowd to link our struggles at home against capitalism to the struggles of people abroad resisting imperialism. Brynn Dayton, an organizer with Students ...
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New York Celebrates International Women's Day

Fight Back! Newspaper - 14 Mar 2018
The rally began with Monica Moorehead, a coordinator of the IWWDC, presenting an overview and history. The rally continued with everyone loudly chanting, “When women are under attack. What do we do? Stand up! Fight Back!” This was repeated in ...

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