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The Independent Workers Party Store Can you believe it?  You can get your very own Independent Workers Party T-Shirts and SWAG at Cafe Press!  Yes, we know that’s what you’ve all been waiting for! “When are they going to open … Continue reading

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STEREO Selects Gallery We’ve found another very nice astrophysics website we thought we’d share with you – NASA’s STEREO mission website, which provides a far-side view of the Sun for the first time ever (the link is at the top … Continue reading

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How A Supernova Explodes This is one of our all-time favorite scientific articles, from Scientific American (back when it was still a science magazine and hadn’t been turned into a sciency version of “People”): it’s by the late Nobel-Prize-winning physicist … Continue reading

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Why do we need to “DUMP THE DEMOCRATS” and build a workers party?  Every passing hour brings us more examples of why it is absolutely imperative that the working class shake off the cloud of apathy and confusion that is … Continue reading

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“In 1769 Benjamin Franklin published an article in the prestigious journal of the Royal Society of London presenting the transit of Venus observations of Messrs. Biddle and Bayley. Some historians credit this account from pre-revolutionary America as the first occasion … Continue reading

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Notes and a tirade based on the video of CTU President Karen G.J. Lewis posted at YouTube, available here (omit brackets): [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P4WQE9dj_v0&feature=youtu.be] 1 June, 2012 Press Conference – CTU President Karen G.J. Lewis on Strike Authorization Vote set for 6 … Continue reading

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WHAT IS THE “INDEPENDENT WORKERS PARTY”? It is a brand-new working class political party that is being born out of the wreckage of the Occupy Wall St./ Occupy Chicago movement. We seek to become the first truly successful mass party … Continue reading

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Astronomy Alert – Join Us For Free “Transit of Venus” Observations – Jackson and Canal Sts., Union Station, Chicago, IL – Next one is in 2117!   Yes, we keep up on science issues as best we can as well … Continue reading