The Spark

“The emancipation of the working class will only be achieved by the working class itself.” — Karl Marx

Detroit: The Destruction of a City for Corporate Profit

We Need a New Detroit for the Working Class, Not for Wall StreetAug 17, 2015

Detroit’s Population Decline: The Result of Deliberate PoliciesJul 20, 2015

Detroit Bankruptcy Sets the Pattern for Next Year’s AttacksNov 10, 2014

Hedge Fund Vultures Swoop Down on Detroit DebtAug 4, 2014

Detroit: Using Water Shutoffs to Drive People OutJul 21, 2014

The Continued Gutting of Detroit Public SchoolsJul 7, 2014

In Detroit, Even a Glass of Tap Water Costs Too MuchJul 7, 2014

Editorial: Detroit “Grand Bargain”: A Threat to All WorkersJun 9, 2014

Detroit Land GrabApr 14, 2014

Detroit: Another Explosion Waiting to HappenApr 14, 2014

The “Cram Down” on Detroit City Pensioners Moves ForwardApr 14, 2014

Pitting the DIA against Detroit RetireesJan 20, 2014

Bankruptcy Judge Approves Attack on Detroit WorkersDec 9, 2013

Editorial: Hands Off Pensions!Dec 9, 2013

If They Get Away with Destroying Detroit Pensions, Every Worker Is NextNov 11, 2013

Bus Drivers StrikeOct 28, 2013

Plundering Belle IsleOct 28, 2013

Call Detroit’s CFO What He Is: A RacistOct 14, 2013

Kwame Kilpatrick Takes the Fall for the WealthyOct 14, 2013

Bus Drivers ProtestSep 30, 2013

Editorial: Stealing Our Pensions – San Jose IS Detroit!Sep 30, 2013

Kevyn Orr Threatens Detroit Retiree Health CareSep 16, 2013

Editorial: Take Back the Wealth the Workers Produced!Sep 2, 2013

Editorial: Detroit Is Every Worker’s FutureAug 5, 2013

Detroit Bankruptcy: Tearing Up the Pension “Contract”Jul 26, 2013

Destruction of the Cities: Detroit First, You NextJan 29, 2013

The Banks Are Strangling the CitiesDec 10, 2012