The Long March To Post-Capitalist Transition: Pan-Africanist Perspectives

By Ameth LO, Dissidentvoice.org -

The centenary of the October 1917 Russian revolution, a world-shaking historic event, was an occasion for celebration throughout the world. Many diverse interpretations are advanced as to its [...]

Black Americans’ Median Wealth Could Disappear In One Generation

By Adam Hudson, Truthout.org -

There is a large wealth gap between white families and nonwhite families — a gap that impacts the economic stability of entire communities. According to 2016 Federal Reserve data, median wealth [...]

Cooperative Banking For Black Lives

By Valerie Vande Panne, Inthesetimes.com -

MINNEAPOLIS—On an unseasonably warm Friday in late January, African-American business owners, activists, advocates, musicians, politicians and artists toasted with a “come-up” cocktail: a healthy [...]

Understanding Coates-West Conflict Clarifies Many Issues

By Robin D. G. Kelley, Bostonreview.net -

When the emails started coming in, I ignored them. By day’s end, my voicemail and email inboxes were filling up with links to the Guardian, followed by links to Facebook pages and blogposts [...]

Defending Radical Black Self-Determination

By Ajamu Baraka, counterpunch.org -

By Ajamu Baraka for Counter Punch - It is absurd and an insult to argue that Russian propaganda efforts “deepen political and racial tensions in the United States,” as proposed by Julia Ioffe in [...]

The FBI Targets Black “Ideology”

By Glen Ford, www.blackagendareport.com -

By Glen Ford for Black Agenda Report - The FBI has apparently chosen a new heading under which to lump Black Americans targeted for political persecution: “Black Identity Extremists.” There’s a [...]

US Government Declares ‘Black Identity Extremists’ A Threat

By Sam Levin, www.theguardian.com -

By Sam Levin for The Guardian - The US government has declared “black identity extremists” a violent threat, according to a leaked report from the FBI’s counter-terrorism division. The [...]

Black-Led Credit Union: ‘Most Important Work’ To Drive Economic Vitality

By Camille Erickson, www.tcdailyplanet.net -

By Camille Erickson for TC Daily Planet - “We can’t keep using the bodies of youth as the only tool for resistance,” Me’Lea Connelly, executive director of the Association of Black Economic Power [...]

The Legacy of Malcolm X

By Ahmed Shawki, www.jacobinmag.com -

By Ahmed Shawki for Jacobin. After his visit to Africa, Malcolm began to argue that the black struggle in the United States was part of an international struggle, one that he connected to the [...]