Stand-your-ground murders are facilitated by racism; and racist propaganda that blames the victims protects the killers after the fact
As long as some people in the United States cannot escape the fear of police violence, the escapism of sports is a bubble well worth popping
We all need some civil unrest – a lot actually, on a mass scale, each and every day
Organisers tell New York rally not to expect a ‘casual revolution’ and vow greater demonstrations over police shooting of teen
What’s next for the upcoming Weekend of Resistance?
It is difficult for most white people to appreciate the racial terror with which people of color live
Acts of civil disobedience have continued in the St. Louis area, with local and national organizers planning several weeks of resistance through a project called Ferguson October.
Black resistance and British policy left the colonists no choice but to secede from the British Empire if they wanted to preserve and expand their profitable slave system
“I can’t go to sleep without thinking about is my son navigating this world and how to make it a little bit safer for him”
For workers of color, the impact of racial issues, of which the Brown killing is only one example, can overtake traditional labor concerns about wages and benefits