racism / US Politics

Defend George Ciccariello-Maher!

Defend George Ciccariello-Maher! We present here a statement by Professor George Ciccariello-Maher about how he has been targeted by the far right for statements relating to so-called white genocide. Sign the petition to support his right to free speech.  Source: facebook Statement by George Ciccariello-Maher: “On Christmas Eve, I sent a satirical tweet about an imaginary concept, “white … Continue reading

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It’s Past Time to Free Jimmy Dennis!

It’s Past Time to Free Jimmy Dennis! John Leslie Recently, a Philadelphia man, Donte Rollins, was freed after 10 years in prison. The District Attorney’s office declined to retry Rollins after it was demonstrated that he had ineffective counsel in his original trial. Earlier this Fall, Common Pleas Court Judge Rayford Means refused to order … Continue reading

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1917: Black troops rebel against Jim Crow in Houston

1917: Black troops rebel against Jim Crow in Houston John Leslie In the months following the US entry into the First World War in 1917, the US needed to train tens of thousands of soldiers quickly. Training camps were authorized in a number of locations, including the construction of Camp Logan in Houston, TX. On … Continue reading

police brutality / racism / Uncategorized / US Politics

After Dallas: Continue the Struggle for Justice!

After Dallas: Continue the Struggle for Justice! Black people in the U.S. are under attack. There is a clear pattern of police violence against the Black community, including extrajudicial murders which go unpunished by a racist criminal justice system. The Black Lives Matter movement is fighting back and not giving in to pressure from cops … Continue reading