Scheer Intelligence: ‘When We Fight, We Win’

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

As the world  awaited the fate of  Derek Chauvin–the Minneapolis police officer who was convicted of killing George Floyd–Black Lives Matter co-founder Melina Abdullah joined Robert Scheer on [...]

Will We Stand Up For Black Trans Lives Too?

By Eddie Conway, The Real News. -

Last summer, during what some have called the largest social justice uprising in United States history, the lives of Black trans people were ignored. While many rightly raged against the murders [...]

Black Lives Matter Inland Empire Announces Break WIth BLM Global Network

By Former Inland Empire BLM, Black Agenda Report. -

Recently, a group of BLM chapters known as the BLM 10 has come forward to voice their concerns and opposition to the Global Network. Those concerns, along with the egregious conduct the Global [...]

Why Anti-Racism Must Be Anti-Capitalist

By Zarah Sultana, Tribune Magazine. -

Last summer we saw one of the largest anti-racist mobilisations in decades. In over sixty countries, protesters took to the streets in their thousands to demand transformative, lasting [...]

Tennessee Capital: Group Demands Racial Equality And Medicare For All

By Kathleen Serie, FOX17. -

Nashville, TN - A social justice group out of Knoxville, Tennessee made the trek to the State Capitol building on Tuesday, demanding that lawmakers take immediate action on issues like Medicare [...]

Black Lives Matter DC Demands City Stop Attacks By Violent Trump Supporters

By Black Lives Matter DC, Popular Resistance. -

Washington — Today, Black Lives Matter DC leaders issued demands to Mayor Bowser, Deputy Chief Contee, City Council members and business owners and leaders in the District, telling them to send a [...]

BLM Chapters Demand ‘Accountability’ From Trio That Cashed In On The Movement

By Glen Ford, Black Agenda Report. -

In 2013,three Black women social activist friends working in non-profit organizations in California invented the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter which, along with #Ferguson, became most [...]

Will This Be The Radicalization Of Black Lives Matter?

By Ajamu Baraka, Black Agenda Report. -

On Monday a group of local Black Lives Matter chapters issued a statement to the public  calling for more transparency and accountability from the Black Lives Matter Global Network (BLMGN), the [...]

Tear Gas For BLM, Red Carpet For MAGA Marchers

By Kim Brown, The Real News. -

Welcome to Burn It Down with Kim Brown. Striking video footage there in Washington, DC as the klan came to town. Oh, they weren't the klan? Well, they kind of looked like the klan to me or at [...]

Corporate Media Reverse Reality By Blaming BLM Protesters For Everything

By Joshua Cho, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. -

Aside from the coronavirus pandemic, this year has also seen unprecedented mass uprisings against the US’s white supremacist police state after the death of George Floyd at the hands of the [...]

Arrest Police Officers Who Brutally Attacked Reuben Pegues

By Bethesda African Cemetery Coalition, Popular Resistance. -

Bethesda MD --  The brutal arrest of high school student Reuben Pegues, a member of the Bethesda African Cemetery Coalition (BACC), Saturday night during Washington DC demonstrations exposes the [...]

Labor Must Make Defense Of Black Lives Its Own Imperative

By King Downing and Frances Madeson, Black Agenda Report. -

Black trade unionists across the U.S. are calling on the labor movement to defend Black Lives Matter protesters and to fight racism in their own ranks. The attacks by police and increasingly [...]

Scheer Intelligence: How Today’s Uprisings Compare To The 1960s Rebellions

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

The 1960s live on in U.S. memory as an era of counterculture rebellions and the civil rights movement that changed the course of the nation’s history. The mass uprisings that took place from [...]

Teen Who Organized BLM Rally Billed $2500 For Police Overtime

A teen who organized a Black Lives Matter rally in her northern New Jersey town said she has been sent a $2500 bill from officials for police overtime. NJ Advance Media reported Friday Emily [...]

Scheer Intelligence: The Revolt Of The Black Athlete

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

Howard Bryant is a senior writer for ESPN.com and appears regularly on the sports network and NPR. His most recent book “The Heritage: Black Athletes, A Divided America, and the Politics of [...]