Neoliberal Centrists And The American Left

By Rob Urie, Counterpunch. -

The rapid end to the electoral fortunes of the Anglo-American left in 2020 was engineered by radical centrists for the benefit of capital. What was banished, in addition to vibrant and informed [...]

Preparing For A November Surprise

By Maria J. Stephan, Candace Rondeaux, and Erica Chenoweth, Political Violence at a Glance. -

Nationwide protests against police brutality following George Floyd’s murder are the broadest and most persistent in US history. They have laid bare the racism that pervades American society—and [...]

Consequences Of ‘New’ US- South China Escalation Unclear

By Mark Valencia, Asia Times. -

Predicting US policy and actions in the South China Sea in the last stages of a dying administration is a crapshoot. Indeed, some think this may only be an election-year ploy to unite the country [...]

Palestinian Community Sets Conditions On Support For Presidential Candidate

By Middle East Monitor. -

Members of the Palestinian community in the United States have issued a declaration of principles that included a set of preconditions to support federal candidates in the presidential elections [...]

The 2020 Elections: The Struggle Is For Power Not Reform

By Ajamu Baraka, Black Agenda Report. -

The great African revolutionary, Amilcar Cabral, reminded us that without revolutionary theory there can be no revolution. His reminder was not a call for abstract theorizing, quite the [...]

The Rebellion Against Police Repression Must Guard Against All Enemies

By Danny Haiphong, Black Agenda Report. -

The masses are in motion and public opinion about U.S. policing has rapidly shifted in three short weeks. George Floyd and Breonna Taylor’s assassination at the hands of U.S. police departments [...]

Making Peace An Election Issue

By Joe Lombardo, United National Antiwar Coalition. -

In this series of interviews by the United National Antiwar Coalition, Joe Lombardo speaks with Margaret Kimberley who is an author, editor of Black Agenda Report and coordinating committee [...]

Newspapers Won’t Connect the Dots On Postal Service Threats

By Julie Hollar, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. -

More than six weeks after a bill was introduced to require vote-by-mail to be available for the November 3 elections, no federal steps have been taken to ensure a fair and free election in the [...]

Biden Dismisses Democratic Party Base’s Support For Medicare For All

By Bill Bianchi and Laura Christenson-Garcia, Popular Resistance. -

We often hear criticism of Donald Trump for, among other faults, his overwhelming Olympian arrogance, which drives millions of Democrats to pray daily for an end to his presidency.  But on the [...]

2020 Election Year Is An Opportunity For Transformational Change If We Embrace Our Power

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Although we do not tie our organizing to the election cycle, the 2020 election is an opportunity for the people to set the agenda for the 2020s. We need to show that whether Donald Trump or Joe [...]

Bernie Sanders Tests the Limits Of The US Political System

By Roger D. Harris, Popular Resistance -

That Sanders was once the frontrunner and might have swept the Democratic primaries is an indicator of the neoliberal order’s decay. The coronavirus pandemic was both the final blow to the [...]

Media Silent As Poll Workers Contract Covid-19 At Primaries That DNC, Biden Campaign Claimed Were Safe

By Katie Halper, Fair.org -

Donald Trump is the single individual in US society most responsible for spreading dangerous misinformation about Covid-19 in the midst of a global pandemic. Anyone who echoes him, or his [...]

We Desperately Need A Mass Strike Against The Billionaire Class

By Mindy Isser, In These Times. -

The Democratic presidential primary is becoming a pitched battle between the interests of workers and billionaires—the type of fight that Jane McAlevey knows well. The author of A Collective [...]

Who Wants a Revolution? No One Who Owns A Major Media Outlet

By Julie Hollar, Fair.org -

Just a few weeks ago, early Bernie Sanders primary victories had media scrambling to turn winning into losing (FAIR.org, 2/24/20) and to find ways to discredit his rise [...]

Resistance Episode 2: Shut It Down!

By Staff, Stewis Media GbR -

After the shock of the 2016 election started to sink in, activist groups across the United States began planning days of action and civil disobedience around inauguration day. They would not let [...]

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