By Joe Allen The current wave of strikes in the United States is a welcome change in the class struggle in the United States. As I wrote recently: The most obvious takeaway from this year’s wave of strikes is that … Continue reading Socialists and Strike Support: Perspectives and Politics
Forward Comrades! is the Podcast of Red Madison. Comes out bi-weekly on Wednesdays. Continue reading Forward, Comrades: Line 3, Pride and No F35’s
Interview by Karl Locher The now-former District 8 Alder reflects on his time in office. This story was produced in partnership with Red Madison/Tone Madison Following a year of protests against police violence, the Spring 2021 elections were a mixed … Continue reading Max Prestigiacomo’s tumultuous year on the Madison Common Council
By Dan Fitch This story was produced in partnership with Tone Madison. When the aliens come to Earth, nobody expects them to make first contact in a Dane County board meeting. The tech moderator is calling out names over the Zoom … Continue reading Cash Bail in Dane County: Cruel and Unjust Punishment
An interactive poem by Mary Croy Continue reading empire mean time, a poem
The COVID-19 crisis is an opportunity for ruthless plunder by the rich. It could also be a catalyst for our side. Continue reading We Don’t Have Time for Bullshit
By Dayna Long Over the last ten years, Republicans in the Wisconsin state legislature have severely undermined local control including barring state regional transit authorities and instituting levy-limits, leaving local governments with few options for raising funds. In response, county … Continue reading A False State of Austerity
By Mary E. Croy Trump trumpeted the technology manufacturing deal with Taiwanese company Foxconn as the “eighth wonder of the world” when company executives visited the White House, according to then Chief of Staff and Wisconsin GOP insider Reince Priebus. … Continue reading Foxconn: We Want Our Money Back!