Neighbors Explain What Protests Against Systemic Racism Mean To Them

By Dee Dwyer, DCist. -

Demonstrators took to the D.C. streets in late May, protesting police brutality and the systemic racism Black people face. It was part of a larger movement inspired by the police killing of [...]

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 [...]

Protest Marks One Month Anniversary Of Lekki Massacre In Nigeria

By the Pan-African Community Action, Popular Resistance. -

Washington, DC - The End SAR Solidarity Network is mobilized DC area based activists to protest in front of the Embassy of Nigeria to demand justice for peaceful protestors in Nigeria who were [...]

Dozens File Federal Suit Alleging Chicago Police Abuse This Year

By Jeremy Gorner, Chicago Tribune. -

“The (Chicago Police Department) and other city agencies responded to these demonstrations with brutal, violent, and unconstitutional tactics that are clearly intended to injure, silence and [...]

Massive Protests In Peru Against ‘Legislative Coup’

By Kenny Stancil, Commondreams. -

Thousands of Peruvians have taken to the streets this week to protest the interim government of newly appointed President Manuel Merino, a member of Peru's center-right Popular Action Party who [...]

Post-Election Protests In US Cities Met With Mass Arrests

By Jacob Crosse, WSWS. -

Protests demanding that every outstanding vote in the presidential election be counted have sprung up in major US cities, including New York City, Portland, Chicago, Denver, Minneapolis 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 [...]

Graduate Workers Condemn Saturday Police Escalation

By Isabelle Sarraf, The Daily Northwestern. -

In a Sunday statement, Northwestern University Graduate Workers condemned the police escalation — including the pepper-spraying and shoving student protestors — at Saturday’s NU Community Not [...]

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 [...]

Innocent Mother Beaten By Philly Cops Filing Lawsuit

By Andrew Emett, Nation of Change. -

Recorded on cellphone video pulling a mother out of her vehicle and smashing the windows with her toddler inside the backseat, several Philadelphia police officers are under investigation for [...]

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 [...]

Kentucky Police Training Slideshow Quoted Hitler

By Satchel Walton and Cooper Walton, Manual Red Eye. -

A training slideshow used by the Kentucky State Police (KSP) — the second largest police force in the state — urges cadets to be “ruthless killer[s]” and quotes Adolf Hitler advocating [...]

Philadelphia Victim’s Family Sought Ambulance, Not Police

By Claudia Lauer, WKYC. -

Philadelphia - The family of a Black man killed by Philadelphia police officers in a shooting caught on video had called for an ambulance to get him help with a mental health crisis, not for [...]

Anti-Racist Activists Brutally Arrested In Michigan

By Left Voice. -

On Saturday, an anti-racist demonstration in Shelby Township, Michigan was brutally repressed by the police. According to a video posted online several dozen police turned out in full riot gear [...]