This Day in Workers’ History

The 211th birthday of Ira Aldridge, an African-American Shakespearean actor who denounced slavery and supported abolitionism through theater.

This Day in Workers’ History

BROOKLYN (Workers World Today)  – Today, 24 July 2018, commemorates the 211th birthday of Ira Aldridge, an African-American Shakespearean actor who denounced slavery and

Trump’s erratic trade war undermines US exports

"Retaliatory tariffs from our trading partners will be soon be imposed on an estimated $1.8 billion worth of Washington exports, including more than $1 billion in agricultural products, according to the Washington State Department of Commerce." - Gov. Jay Inslee

Trump’s erratic trade war undermines US exports
By Washington Gov. Jay Inslee


Washington state consistently ranks as one of the best states to do business. Our

South Africa’s New President and Labor Unions at Loggerheads

Eskom is critical to South Africa. It supplies more than 90 percent of the country's power, has 220 billion rand ($17 billion) of state-guaranteed debt and is often cited as a threat to South Africa's credit ratings, which are near junk status.

South Africa’s New President and Labor Unions at Loggerheads
By Alexander Winning | Reuters | Thu Jul 12, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – A month after Cyril Ramaphosa took the helm of South Africa’s

Dr. Wesley Muhammad Discusses Leadership in the Nation of Islam

“Leadership is not he or she who is the greatest orator and leadership is not he or she who has the greatest wealth or material gain. Leadership is he or she who can provide right guidance in the critical hour.” - Dr. Wesley Muhammad

By Staff Writer  | Thu Jul 12, 2018

BROOKLYN (Workers World Today) – Activist and student Minister Dr. Wesley Muhammad of the Nation of …

Can Color Help Sell Your Home?

So, while the simple answer to whether color influences buying decisions is a qualified yes, there is more to the story.

Can Color Help Sell Your Home?

Color psychology is not an exact science, but there are basic principles that marketing pros use to sell
everything from greeting cards to automobiles. …