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imageWATCH: Heroes: A Conversation with Albert Woodfox and Robert King (of the Angola 3)
by Film by Ron Harpelle and Kelly Saxberg
Heroes: A Conversation with Albert Woodfox and Robert King (of the Angola 3) is a short video being released at this time to highlight another dimension of the protests taking place around the world supporting Black Lives Matter and to draw attention to racism in criminal justice systems around the world....
Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:39AM
imageVictory! New York’s City Council Passes the POST Act
by Nathan Sheard, EFF
The POST Act provides a much needed first step toward transparency. Once signed into law, the act will require the NYPD to openly publish a use policy for each surveillance technology it intends to use....
Posted: Thu Jun 18, 2020 8:29PM
imageAbolition is the Floor Not the Ceiling
by Gay Shame
It is important to remember that institutional violence flows not merely from the bullets of the police but in fact moves through all elements of the social fabric....
Posted: Sun Jun 14, 2020 2:15PM
imageUS tech giants aid police militarization and surveillance
by Kevin Reed (WSWS Repost)
Despite issuing statements of sympathy for protesters demanding an end to police violence and racism, tech corporations are integral to the increasing militarization of the police....
Posted: Sat Jun 13, 2020 9:51AM
imageUPRISING: The Democratic Party Exists To Co-Opt & Kill Authentic Change
by Caitlin Johnstone (Repost)
Watch them. Watch Democrats and their allied media and corporate institutions try to sell the public a bunch of words and a smattering of feeble, impotent legislation to mollify the masses, without ever giving the people the real changes that they actually need....
Posted: Tue Jun 9, 2020 1:15PM
imageReparations to African Americans should be payed by Wall Street
by Lynda Carson
African Americans are used as prison labor a.k.a. slave labor in prisons....
Posted: Mon Jun 8, 2020 4:43AM
imageGeorge Floyd’s murderer, Derek Chauvin’s June 8 court date
by Lynda Carson
George Floyd’s Murderer, Derek Chauvin:...
Posted: Sun Jun 7, 2020 6:52PM
textTo the anarchist movement and everybody in the USA that participates in the struggle by Anarchist Federation (Greece)
Announcement of the Anarchist Federation (Greece) on the uprising in US...
Posted: Sun Jun 7, 2020 1:00PM
imageBrutal police murder videos of George Floyd & cops brutalizing the American public
by Lynda Carson
A June 2nd, Black Lives Matter protest in Prescott, Arizona, against police brutality and killer cops! - Photo by Richard Bailey...
Posted: Sat Jun 6, 2020 11:41PM
documentPrivate prison corporations profit from civil unrest in Washington D.C.
by Lynda Carson
Letter From Nancy Pelosi To The Impeached President Donald J. Trump:...
Posted: Fri Jun 5, 2020 11:52PM
imageThe arrests of officers in the George Floyd murder is part of pacification campaign
by WeCopwatch
What we have been seeing the last couple days is the beginning of a pacification campaign. Police violence is growing an uncontrollable and leaderless movement and now that the rabbit has the gun, the state is working on overdrive to pacify a popular rebellion before it creates space for substantial change. This campaign is layered and we must pay attention as:...
Posted: Fri Jun 5, 2020 6:42AM
imageUnleashing the dogs of war on the American public
by Lynda Carson
A June 2, protest in Prescott against police brutality and killer cops who murdered George Floyd! Photo by Richard Baily:...
Posted: Thu Jun 4, 2020 11:57PM
textSolidarity Includes Wearing a Mask at Protests by Norman Solomon
The life you save may not be your own...
Posted: Thu Jun 4, 2020 5:14PM
imageLakota and Navajo respond as police blind and beat reporters and peaceful protesters
by Brenda Norrell
Lakota and Navajo respond, as news reporters and peaceful protesters are shot, blinded and beaten during Black Lives Matter protests. In Albuquerque, The Red Nation group was stalked and confronted by white vigilantes working with Albuquerque Police officers....
Posted: Thu Jun 4, 2020 4:02AM
imageNLG Statement on the President’s Unlawful Declaration of Antifa as a Domestic Terrorist Organization
by National Lawyers Guild
“When police continue to murder Black people with impunity and when calls for systemic change to policing and structural racism are ignored, popular unrest is inevitable,” said National Lawyers Guild legal worker Kris Hermes. “Federal investigations and the targeting of Antifa will unfortunately result in increased surveillance and repression, and must be resisted.”...
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2020 12:32PM
imageA statement from WeCopwatch on current Anti Police protests and rebellions in the US.
by WeCopwatch
The videotaped killing of George Floyd and the cries “I can’t breath” have shown us once again the power and limitation of Copwatching as a deterrent to police violence....
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2020 10:32AM
text#CancelRent Movement Escalates Amid Growing National Unrest by Posted By Lynda Carson
“We’re at a Breaking Point:” #CancelRent Movement Escalates Amid Growing National Unrest, and Warns that Police Enforcement of Evictions Will Destroy More Black Lives!!!...
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 5:18PM
imageVeterans Call on the Minnesota National Guard to Stand Down
by VFP
Veterans For Peace calls for the immediate withdrawal of the Minnesota National Guard. We are appalled to see military weapons, vehicles and equipment once again deployed in U.S. cities to control community members who are reacting to a long history of state-sanctioned violence. When an already embattled community is subjected to militarized intimidation, by design, their environment becomes a war zone. We call on all those who are serving with the National Guard to refuse to serve violent an...
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 10:51AM
imageThe US Military Is Monitoring Protests in 7 States
by Summary of Article in The Nation
Entire article at link below....
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 10:06AM
imageTrump Says He Will Name Antifa a Terrorist Organization
by Trump is the Terrorist
Corporate media is reporting Trump said Sunday that he will designate antifa as a terrorist organization. This follows Democratic and Republican officials' statements that extremist groups are responsible for violence at protests calling for Justice for George Floyd across the nation....
Posted: Sun May 31, 2020 2:36PM