Building The Movement To Shut Down AFRICOM And End US Imperialism

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

The US Out of Africa Network, which is coordinated by the Black Alliance for Peace, launched a month of action on October 1, the 13th anniversary of the launch of AFRICOM (the US' Africa command) [...]

Why Israel Is Aiding Colombia’s Crackdown On Protesters

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

Bogota - For exactly one month now, a nationwide strike has crippled Colombia and has been met with deadly repression by the far-right government of Ivan Duque. As trade unions have shut down [...]

Union Members Expel National Guard From St Paul Minnesota Labor Center

By We Do The Work, Popular Resistance. -

Following several union meetings on Wednesday night, I was made aware that a National Guard unit was occupying the St. Paul Labor Center in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota. Other union members and I [...]

The Flow Of Military Equipment To Police Has Accelerated Under Biden

By Stephen Semler, Substack. -

The Pentagon’s 1033 program is the primary mechanism by which police acquire military hardware. Most of the items transferred are innocuous, but that’s only in terms of quantity; in terms of [...]

Militarized Law Enforcement Isn’t Protecting Us From Mass Shooters

By It's Going Down. -

On March 24, 2021, a man shot up a King Soopers grocery store in Boulder, Colorado, killing nine workers and shoppers and one police officer. I live nearby and heard about the shooting when a [...]

US Border Imperialism Is A Bipartisan Affair

By Kinjo Kiema, Waging Nonviolence. -

The images of kids in cages will be one the more enduring legacies of the Trump administration. However, it is also the case that Democrat and Republican administrations both contributed to the [...]

Are Urban Schools A Site of Occupation?

By Chetachukwu Agwoeme, Hood Communist. -

In the third season of Black Lightning, the fictional Black city of Freeland was living under a military occupation by the ASA (the quasi governmental organization occupying Freeland). Not only [...]

Capitol Riot Exploited To Expand The National Security State

The US national security state failed to prevent the pro-Trump mob attack on the Capitol. Yet instead of accountability, US intelligence officials are being emboldened via increased [...]

Portland Drone Testing Facility Cancelled

By Fight for the Future. -

Last week, the Port of Portland announced it would cancel a pending lease with Verizon for seven acres of riverfront property in one of Portland, Oregon’s most diverse neighborhoods. Verizon and [...]

Racism, Repression, And Fightback In The USA

By the Alliance for Global Justice. -

A re-surged movement against police brutality, white supremacy, and state violence — come to be known as the largest sustained mobilization in modern history in the United States — continues to [...]

The Contours Of Resistance Beyond The Election

By the Black Alliance for Peace. -

From occupied Philadelphia to occupied Palestine, the people in the colonized spaces of empire will find it hard to discern a difference between how Democratic and Republican oppressors treat [...]

As The Far-Right Escalates Calls For Violence, Police And National Guard Deploy

In the face of massive early voter turnout and a flood of mail-in ballots, Trump, in a last ditch effort, is continuing to signal that he will refuse to accept the outcome of the election; [...]

Welcome To Sectarian America: A People, Divided And Armed

By Danny Sjursen, Scheerpost.com. -

Feeling more than a little exhausted from a late night spent tracking yet another polarizing fatal shooting at a protest, this time in Austin, I am reminded of what has become a tired —  but no [...]

150 Federal Agents Set To Deploy In Chicago

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is crafting plans to deploy about 150 federal agents to Chicago this week, the Chicago Tribune has learned, a move that would come amid growing [...]

Portland: A Harbinger Of Things To Come?

By the Black Alliance for Peace. -

Militarized federal agents deployed by the president to Portland, fired tear gas against protesters again overnight as the city’s mayor demanded that the agents be removed and as the state’s [...]