fascism / racism / Uncategorized

Organizing against white nationalism in suburban Philly

  A community meeting (5/24/17) in Bristol, PA, a suburb of Philadelphia, sent a clear message to white nationalists who have been posting flyers in the community — You will not divide us! Originally published May 2017 by John Leslie The meeting of about 70 community members — co-sponsored by One Bucks, The Bucks County Peace … Continue reading

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

racism / Uncategorized

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

police brutality / racism / Uncategorized

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