Category Black Leadership

The Parasitical Class of Black Misleaders

Danny Haiphong  … The Black political class, what BAR deems the Black misleadership class, was nurtured in the bowels of white capital to provide an outlet for Black politics after the state-sanctioned destruction of the Black liberation movement in the late 1970s. While Jews and other European American workers have historically leaned on whiteness to […]

Beware Obama 2.0: Another white person with a black parent

Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris and America’s Oligarchs California’s new senator is actively being vetted as the “next Obama, “ or “Obama 2.0” — a youngish, biracial corporate Democrat and a woman. Democratic honchos are betting that “white people will consider her exotic enough to be acceptable and black voters will rally around her.” The oligarchic […]

The Black Misleadership Class

From: MLK and Obama: Two Diametrically Opposed Legacies by Glen Ford …[T]he decisive blow to the Black movement for self-determination and against U.S. imperialism was delivered by forces internal to the Black community. It came from a class that had not been concerned about justice in any civilizational sense, but only about getting rid of […]

Mulattoes at the helm of empire

Loretta Lynch: Is her skin light enough for the Obama administration?   “Get me a brown paper bag.” Valerie Jarrett Susan Rice Jeh Johnson    

Wikileaks Reveals Orchestrated Plot of Black Lawmakers to Make Fools of Black Voters

Michelle Obama is Your Class Enemy and Individual Striving Won’t Fix the Black Community — Breaking Brown

In this short video, Irami Osei-Frimpong breaks down exactly why we don’t have independent black media in this country and what’s wrong with the black media pundits we do have. He also provides a class analysis which explains why Michelle Obama is not your class ally. Here are the top three points from the six… via […]

Cornel West: Black America’s neo-liberal sleepwalking is coming to an end

GEORGE SOUVLIS and CORNEL WEST 13 June 2016 Cornel West and Bernie Sanders. Evan Vucci/AP/Press Association Images. All rights reserved. Last year, when Bernie Sanders announced his candidacy for the Democratic nomination for the US presidency, few believed that it would have any success. Many assumed that the public endorsement of ideas like ‘democratic socialism’ […]