Daily Archives: March 20, 2019

Reparations Means Global Social Transformation

Reparations Means Global Social Transformation Glen Ford “An all-Black reparations debate is overdue.” The Democratic presidential race has erupted in incomprehensible babble on reparations. Bernie Sanders says he’s not sure what people mean by the word. Kamala Harris and Cory Booker , the two Black U.S. senators, cynically put forward programs that bear no resemblance to reparations while claiming […]

Zionism, manifest destiny, wars on terror, humanitarian interventions, and the Monroe doctrine: AKA white supremacy

Freedom Rider: The Permanence of White Supremacy Margaret Kimberley   Zionism, manifest destiny, wars on terror, humanitarian interventions, and the Monroe and other doctrines always boil down to a license to kill. Discussions about white supremacy should amount to more than kumbaya moments of interpersonal harmony or hand wringing when lone gunmen go on the […]

Captain Marvel: Money, feminism, militarism and garbage

Captain Marvel: Money, feminism, militarism and previously “independent” filmmakers — World Socialist Web Site (en) The production and release of Captain Marvel, the new science fiction adventure from Marvel and Disney, has a number of remarkable features, but none of them involve the film’s drama, action or characters. via Captain Marvel: Money, feminism, militarism and previously […]