If You’re Afraid Kids Will Learn Racism Is Bad, Perhaps Public School Is Not For You

By Steven M. Singer, Gadfly On The Wall. -

Some people are terrified that kids will learn about racism. Especially white people. Especially that white KIDS might learn about it. How would that affect a white child’s self-esteem, [...]

‘Dozens’ Of Oregon Cops Have Paid Dues To The Oath Keepers Militia Group

By Peter Wade, Rolling Stone. -

More than two dozen members of the police and military in Oregon have at one point been members of the Oath Keepers, a far-right anti-government militia group, Oregon Public [...]

‘Race Norming’ And Health Care Jim Crow

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

The term “race norming ” ought to be immediately suspected as having a nefarious intent. Anything referred to as norming in a racist society invariably ends with Black people getting the short [...]

On Contact: Undercurrents Of American Fascism

By Chris Hedges, RT. -

On January 6, 2021, a mob, incited by outgoing US President Donald Trump, stormed the US Capitol building, in an attempt to halt the in-session congressional certification of the 2020 election [...]

Intersectional Class Struggle: From Shared Oppression To Unified Resistance

By Michael Beyea Reagan, Roar Magazine. -

A fifth of the way through the 21st century, our world is riven by conflict and catastrophe and COVID-19 is accelerating our crises. The global pandemic has killed millions of people, with race, [...]

Collective Militarized White Supremacy And Black Neocolonialism

By Gerald A. Perreira, Black Agenda Report. -

Except for the hum of US helicopters flying overhead, there was a deafening silence throughout the Caribbean region, during the recent Operation Tradewinds, Progressive and Pan-African forces did [...]

Haiti’s White Rulers Have Spoken On Haiti’s Political Future

By Black Alliance For Peace. -

The Black Alliance for Peace (BAP) condemns the arrogance and illegality of United Nations Special Envoy for Haiti Helen La Lime’s July 8 statement that Haitian Prime Minister Claude Joseph will [...]

July 4 Glorifies The US Military — A Force With White Supremacy At Its Core

By Rory Fanning, Truthout -

The U.S. isn’t young anymore. One can’t help but wonder what Fredrick Douglass would say if he were to give a speech on the country’s 245th birthday. The “great streams” of American racism, white [...]

What Really Happened On Juneteenth

By Robin Washington, Forward. -

If you saw my column about Juneteenth posted here over the last few days, or a previous version on the website of Be’chol Lashon several years ago, or a video version currently presented by [...]

The Culture Of Vehicular Attacks: On The Murder Of Deona Marie Erickson

By CrimethInc, It's Going Down. -

On June 13, a driver attacked a demonstration in Minneapolis, killing Deona Marie Erickson. This is the result of years of right-wing efforts to normalize—and even legalize—vehicular attacks. Now [...]

‘The White Republic’: A Response By Gerald Horne

By Gerald Horne, Organizing Upgrade. -

The good news is that Comrade Bob Wing’s analysis represents a step forward in terms of the U.S. Left’s understanding of the nation—“republic”—in which it struggles. The bad news is that the [...]

Dubious Arrests, Death Threats and Confederate Loyalists

By Julia Wall and Carli Brosseau, ProPublica. -

Reported from a community where protesting is restricted and violence feels imminent, “Sound of Judgment” provides a rare view into the fight for justice in small-town America.

From Palestine To Colombia: The End Of The White World Colonial/Capitalist Project?

By Ajamu Baraka, Black Agenda Report. -

The world is shocked by the image of an eleven-story residential building in Gaza collapsing from a bomb dropped by the Israeli Defense Force, one of the most advanced armies in the world thanks [...]

Media Ignores The Anti-Vax Movement’s White Supremacist Roots

By Nora Loreto, Read Passage. -

Earlier this year, CBC Marketplace journalists attended a “$623 Mastering Vaccine Info Boot Camp.”  The session’s host was Sherri Tenpenny, a woman who has built an empire based on convincing [...]

Scheer Intelligence: “Moffie” Links White Supremacy And Homophobia As Macho Perversions

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

“Moffie,” a new South African movie billed as an apartheid-era “queer war film,” tells the story of  the closeted 16-year-old Nicholas (Kai Luke Brummer) and his conscription into South Africa’s [...]