Symbolism And African (Black) Men (Mostly) With Guns

By Ahjamu Umi, A Better World. -

The video was circulating endlessly this past weekend.  Seemingly dozens of primarily African men (with a sprinkling of women) carrying semi-automatic weapons, marching, and chanting, in [...]

The State And White Supremacy

By Ajamu Baraka, Black Agenda Report. -

As an ongoing phenomenon, the analysis of what is referred to as the George Floyd, or now the “Black Lives Matter” demos, must be necessarily tentative. It has been instructive to observe how the [...]

George Floyd’s Death Inspires An Unlikely Movement In Indonesia

By David Pierson, The LA Times. -

In the past month, social media have been awash with the #Papuanlivesmatter hashtag, which has attracted backing from actors, artists and many of Indonesia’s progressive youth. University student [...]

Suicidal Empire

By Mazin Qumsiyeh, Popular Resistance. -

Let us talk about the suicidal aspect. Ever since the US government turned its economy to the control of a "federal reserve" (which is not federal or government but private bankers), it had [...]

Reparations And The Palestinian Right Of Return

By Miko Peled, Mintpress News. -

The calls “Black Lives Matter” and “Free, Free Palestine,” serve to remind us that Palestine is not free and that if the lives of Black people mattered, there would be no need for the call. In [...]

‘Black Lives Matter’ Is International

By Roger Harris, Council on Hemispheric Affairs. -

Corte Madera, California - The police murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis on May 25th was the spark that ignited the tinder of accrued injustice throughout the US and globally. This injustice [...]

In The West – Propaganda, Hysteria And Truly Foul Breath!

By Andre Vltchek, Journal Neo. -

If it wasn’t so tragic, it would be laughable: the political brigands in North America and Europe are fuming, spitting and rolling their eyes upwards towards the ceiling. They are pointing [...]

Palestinians Mark 72 Years Of The Nakba

By Yumna Patel, Mondoweiss. -

Friday marked the 72nd anniversary of the Nakba, or ‘catastrophe’ in Arabic, signifying the mass displacement of Palestinians from their homelands in 1948.  Every year on May 15, the day after [...]

Indigenous Leadership Points The Way Out Of The COVID Crisis

By Yoav Litvin, Truthout. -

The United States is in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has infected more than 1.2 million people and claimed over 70,000 lives. President Donald Trump has failed the American public, [...]

Israel Prepares For Annexation Of The West Bank

By Jeremy Salt, Intrepid Report. -

Since the election of Donald Trump in 2016, Israel and its global lobbies have had an extraordinary run of success. In the US and Canada, the passage of laws against the BDS movement; US [...]

Settler Violence In West Bank Rises Noticeably In April

By B'Tselem, Days of Palestine. -

Human rights center B'Tselem said that Israeli settlers have stepped up their attacks against Palestinians in the occupied West Bank during April despite the coronavirus crisis. B’Tselem said [...]

Palestinian Prisoners Day – The Struggle For Freedom

By Ramona Wadi, Middle East Monitor. -

The annual commemoration of Palestinian Prisoners’ Day can turn easily into a travesty of remembrance. This year, 17 April will be marked with statements calling for the release of Palestinian [...]

Yellow Skin, White Masks

By Danny Haiphong, Black Agenda Report. -

In an op-ed published April 1st, former Democratic Party presidential candidate Andrew Yang commented on the increase in racist assaults against Asian-Americans occurring across the country in [...]

Epidemic Exacerbation: Washington’s Shameful Record Of Hypocrisy.

By Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.), Popular Resistance. -

There are times when President Trump’s overt race-baiting and cynical nativism are almost refreshing.  And no doubt, as photos emerge showing his brazen personal edits - crossing out the word [...]

Capitalism Is Responsible For The Deaths Of Millions Of People

By Solomon Comissiong, Black Agenda Report. -

The United States' corporate media is a well-oiled machine, engineered to effectively distribute misinformation to masses of politically domesticated Americans. Like apex predators, they feast [...]

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