Columnists
Firefighter works fire line at the Happy Camp Complex Fire in the Klamath National Forest in California. Photo: U.S. Department of Agriculture/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Joining the professional firefighting crews on the front lines of California's massive fires are thousands of prisoners, brought out of their jails to engage in this dangerous work.
Podcast
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | Labour updates of workers' struggles from the Asia-Pacific region and interview on the massive hunger strike by 1,500 Palestinian prisoners
Blog
CALM | CALM's labour news round-up for September 24 - October 7.
Podcast
Redeye Collective | The vast majority of prisoners in Guatanamo are now on hunger strike in protest against their continued detention without charge or trial. Some have been on hunger strike for three months.
Blog
Lori Theresa Waller | A recap of this week's top labour stories. Corporations hoard savings from tax cuts rather than creating jobs, a bad week for retail workers, unionization attempt by prison inmates blocked, and more.
Blog
Mandy Hiscocks | "What's the food like?" Everyone wants to know. It's by far the most common question people ask me after "how are you?" And "do you need anything?"
Blog
Mandy Hiscocks | Apparently, the key to being treated somewhat decently is to make your jail experience as public as possible.
Book Review
Democracy's Blameless Leaders.
Ramona Wadi | In Democracy's Blameless Leaders, Neil Mitchell examines how leaders in democracies manage the blame for the abuse and the killing of civilians.
RabbleTV
Two of mass Palestinian prisoners' hunger strike "on verge of death"
rabbleTV | Over 1,600 Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jail are holding a mass hunger strike; two of the arrested have gone 70 days without food.
Blog
Mandy Hiscocks | The past few days have been the worst yet. Since I got here, I've been putting a lot of effort into a few specific things. And now, one by one, they have all been dealt some pretty serious blows.
Blog
Mandy Hiscocks | G20 political prisoner Leah Henderson wrote these words and requested that they be posted here on Mandy's blog.
Blog
Mandy Hiscocks | I've been excited for May Day for weeks now, which is funny because I won't be able to go to any marches or actions or events this year.