A Dubious Definition of “Righteous Jews”


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Founded by a former professor who portrays Israel as “a racist, apartheid state,” the website RighteousJews.org praises Jews who believe that Palestinians are being “humiliated, tortured, and murdered in the name of political Zionism.”

More Labor-Union Socialism


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With his deep socialist ties, United Steelworkers president Leo Gerard is delighted to be called the ”No. 1 scourge of free traders.”

Trying to Foment Crisis


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  In his war against America’s “failed free market corporatist ideology,” left-wing organizer Stephen Lerner aims to “bring down the stock market” and “interfere” with wealthy people’s “ability to be rich.”

The Man Who Called “Occupy Wall Street” into Being


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Sixty-nine-year-old Kalle Lasn, a lifelong “student of revolution,” issued the initial call for the OWS protests in an effort to topple “the current monster” of capitalism, on the theory that America was “ripe” for a mass uprising rooted in “despondency” and sustained by ”rage.”

The Guru of “Occupy Wall Street”


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The legendary community organizer Lisa Fithian has long operated in the world of anarchists, antiwar protesters, and union thugs. Thus she feels right at home in her current role as OWS’s leading street-level organizer.

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Socialists & Anarchists Demonstrate Against Wall Street


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Portions of New York City’s financial center have been infested by swarms of leftist protesters denouncing capitalist “greed.” A group calling itself “Occupy Wall Street” is a key leader of the demonstrations.

Anti-Capitalist Rally in DC Just 9 Days Away


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The newly formed “October 2011″ movement will stage its kickoff rally in DC next Thursday. Calling on the U.S. government to end all economic policies “which foster a wealth divide,” this organization vehemently opposes federal spending cuts — favoring instead massive government expenditures for the purpose of “creating jobs.”

Demanding the Transformation of a Racist America


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The Applied Research Center views the United States as a nation where “structural racism” is deeply “embedded in the fabric of society.” As such, the organization demands “concrete change from our most powerful institutions to build a fair and equal society.”

Obama and Israel


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Explaining the perception that President Obama is uncommitted to protecting Israel’s welfare.