During Civil Rights Era, Native American Communities In The South Armed Themselves Against The KKK

By Malinda Maynor Lowery, Scalawag Magazine. -

I first heard this story when I was probably eight or nine years old—old enough to know what the Ku Klux Klan was and why it was so dangerous, but young enough to believe the story had clear [...]

How Racism Is An Essential Tool For Maintaining The Capitalist Order

By Richard D. Wolff,  Economy for All.   -

Capitalism’s cyclical crises could potentially turn their victims against it and make them receptive to the system’s critics. This would more likely happen if everyone in the society were [...]

Group Behind Confederate Monuments Also Built A Memorial To The Klan

By Greg Huffman, Facing South. -

It was a Saturday. The mailman never comes to my door, but there was his knock. A couple days earlier I had ordered a book on Amazon that I had seen before only in a library. "Sorry to bother [...]

No Fascist USA! Lessons From A History Of Anti-Klan Organizing

By Hilary Moore and James Tracy, Roarmag.org -

Ever since fascism first crawled out of the ideological sewer, anarchists and autonomists have been there to confront, antagonize and organize against it. You need not dig deep into past history [...]

Hundreds March Against Hate After KKK Appear

By Lynn Bonner, The News and Observer. -

Hundreds of people marched from a cemetery in Hillsborough where enslaved people are buried into downtown to show a united front against racism after Ku Klux Klan members showed up in town last [...]

The Red Summer Of 1919, Explained

By Ursula Wolfe-Rocca, Black Agenda Report. -

Some of America’s most notorious racist riots happened 100 years ago this summer. Confronting a national epidemic of white mob violence, 1919 was a time when black people in the United States [...]

From NC To GA: Against All Monuments To White Supremacy

By Staff, Itsgoingdown.org -

Antifascists, antiracists, anarchists, and abolitionists across the mountains of Appalachia and the South have conducted attacks against symbols of White Supremacy, Colonialism, and the [...]

Counterprotesters Burn Klansman In Effigy As Georgia White Supremacist Rally Fizzles

By Mary Papenfuss, Huffingtonpost.com -

White supremacists were a no-show at a planned rally at a Georgia Confederate monument on Saturday as local authorities cracked down and counterprotesters torched a Klansman in effigy. The [...]

The Language Of White Supremacy

By Van R. Newkirk, www.theatlantic.com -

By Van R. Newkirk II for The Atlantic. Who or what is a white supremacist, exactly? The raging debate has resembled nothing so much as a classical ontological discourse on categorization. Are [...]

Rumors Of KKK March Lead To Rapid Mobilization In Durham

By Staff, www.wral.com -

By WRAL. Durham, NC - 11:25 a.m.: In a recorded message to employees, Durham County closed office buildings and sent workers home early on Friday. All employees were instructed to leave for [...]

Virginia Defenders’ Report On Charlottesville And Richmond

By Phil Wilayto, www.popularresistance.org -

By Phil Wilayto of The Virginia Defender. RICHMOND, VA, Aug. 14 -- News of the brutal murder of 32-year-old Heather Heyer by a white supremacist in Charlottesville, Va., along with injuries to [...]

Charlottesville Was Not A “Protest Turned Violent”

By Zenobia Jeffries, www.yesmagazine.org -

By Zenobia Jeffries for Yes! Magazine - In July of last year, after The New York post ran the headline, “CIVIL WAR: Four cops killed at anti-police protest,” I wrote the column “How We Report on [...]

Police Stood By As Mayhem Mounted In Charlottesville

By A.C. Thompson and Robert Faturechiand Karim Hajj, www.propublica.org -

By A.C. Thompson and Robert Faturechiand Karim Hajj for ProPublica. There was nothing haphazard about the violence that erupted today in this bucolic town in Virginia’s heartland. At about 10 [...]

One Dead After Car Plows Into Anti-Racist March

By John Zangas, www.dcmediagroup.us -

By John Zangas for DC Media Group. Charlottesville, VA - Anti-fascist and anti-racist counter-protestors confronted a planned white nationalist gathering in downtown Charlottesville on Saturday. [...]

Activists Ask Charlottesville To Drop Charges

By Lauren Berg, www.richmond.com -

By Lauren Berg for The Daily Progress - CHARLOTTESVILLE — Activists want all charges dropped against protesters arrested at the July 8 KKK rally in Charlottesville after they say police used [...]

page 1 of 2