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textSacramento And Swiss Sister City Liestal Need To Talk About Their History by Noam Schaulin, JUSO BL
After the attack on the now removed statue of the founder of Sacramento John Sutter, the Young Socialist Party of the swiss canton of Baselland launched an action in Sutters hometown to draw attention to the fact that John Sutter was a slave owner and child trader. Now, they want Sacramento and its sister city Liestal (Switzerland), capital city of the canton of Baselland, to use their partnership to remember Sutters victims and educate the citizens of both places....
Posted: Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:04AM
imageNavajo volunteers race with food and water as governments fail
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by Brenda Norrell
When a young Dine' man asked if anyone needed water and supplies, there were more than 100 responses. They are the blind, those without water, and those in hogans without phones. They are the young people living in tents in quarantine, they are the families living in tents....
Posted: Thu Jun 18, 2020 4:50PM
imageAbolition is the Floor Not the Ceiling
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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
imageStatement in Support of #8toAbolition
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by National Lawyers Guild
The National Lawyers Guild (NLG) supports the #8toAbolition campaign, which builds on decades of work by Black feminist abolitionists to demand an end to policing and prisons, and community investment that prioritizes the lives and safety of Black people....
Posted: Fri Jun 12, 2020 10:58AM
imageU.S. President Trump sparks renewed interest in Juneteenth Celebrations Globally
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by Khubaka, Michael Harris
“In 1535, the first enslaved Pan African were recorded in California. Spanish conquistadors brought enslaved Pan Africans for conquest and who were later breed with indigenous population (Afro-Latino) throughout “New Spain” and much, much later evolved into today's Republic of Mexico. Authentic Alta California History remains cloaked in slavery and secrecy that remains off limits for any principled dialogue as the California State Legislature prepares for a 2020 Juneteenth State Budget due...
Posted: Thu Jun 11, 2020 6:53PM
textCorporate Media Are Focusing on Race -- and Dodging Class by Norman Solomon
Economic exploitation, hidden in plain sight...
Posted: Thu Jun 11, 2020 5:19PM
imageUPRISING: The Democratic Party Exists To Co-Opt & Kill Authentic Change
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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
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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
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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
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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
imageThe arrests of officers in the George Floyd murder is part of pacification campaign
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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
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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
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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
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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
imageNLG Condemns Violent Police Response to Black Lives Matter Protests Nationwide
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by National Lawyers Guild
“Racialized, violent policing of Black, Brown, and Indigenous bodies has always existed in this country. Now is the time for accountability. Property can always be replaced. Black lives can not,” stated NLG Executive Director Pooja Gehi....
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2020 12:24PM
imageA statement from WeCopwatch on current Anti Police protests and rebellions in the US.
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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
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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