Category Race

Media Silent as Proud Boys and BLM Join Together to Denounce Racism, Reform Police — The Free Thought Project

In an inspirational show of unity, Proud Boys and BLM have been working together for months on police reform and denouncing racism. Media Silent as Proud Boys and BLM Join Together to Denounce Racism, Reform Police — The Free Thought Project

The Racist Roots of American Policing: From Slave Patrols to Traffic Stops — The Free Thought Project

The persistence of racially biased policing means that unless American policing reckons with its racist roots, it is likely to keep repeating mistakes of the past. The Racist Roots of American Policing: From Slave Patrols to Traffic Stops — The Free Thought Project

Beware the Movement’s “Controlled Opposition” — Black Agenda Report

Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford 12 Oct 2020 https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/909320089&color=ff5500 Beware the Movement’s “Controlled Opposition” Authors Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford glen Mon, 10/12/2020 – 22:33 Margaret Kimberley · Beware the Movement’s “Controlled Opposition” Shannon Jones, of Bronxites for NYPD Accountability, who was among 250 people arrested at a […]

The Fox Party and the Wolf Party

Bidens and Trumps, Foxes and Wolves Glen Ford Bidens and Trumps, Foxes and Wolves The fox and wolf parties – both corporate canines – debate how best to acclimate the masses to their deepening state of precarity. “The white conservatives aren’t friends of the Negro either, but they at least don’t try to hide it. […]

Fourteen Martyrs in the Struggle Against Racist Terror and Trumpism-Fascism

by PAUL STREETFacebookTwitterRedditEmail Photograph by Nathaniel St. Clair The wannabe fascist dictator Donald Trump, his personal attorney general William Barr, and the rest of the broader right-wing United States political and propaganda machine absurdly portray the remarkable anti-racist and anti-police violence protest wave that arose across the nation after the lynching of George Floyd as “radical […]

As NFL Players Offer Show of Unity, Booing by Fans Shows Objections to Protests ‘Was Always About Perpetuating White Supremacy’ — Common Dreams – Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

Julia Conley, staff writerFollowing the political right’s outcry in recent years over professional athletes’ civil disobedience and calls for racial justice, even a measured show of unity by two opposing NFL teams Thursday night was not a neutral enough gesture to satisfy some football fans in Kansas City. As NFL Players Offer Show of Unity, Booing […]

Kenosha Sheriff’s Racist Rant Follows Pattern of Fraternizing with White Supremacists — MintPress News

The Kenosha Police Department has come under heavy scrutiny in recent days after one of its officers shot Jacob Blake multiple times in the back at close range. Later, after protests erupted, its officers stood shoulder-to-shoulder with local militia, one of whom — a 17-year-old boy — would go on to shoot three people, returning… Kenosha […]

Kenosha Goddam: The Murderous Rot at the Top Goes All the Way Down

This is the boy who drove hundreds of miles to a town he didn’t live in, joining many other armed extremists from outside, with the specific intent of confronting American citizens protesting the shooting of an unarmed man seven times in the back, leaving him paralyzed. This boy and his fellow armed extremists — who… Kenosha […]

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Calls for U.S. Department of Justice Hate Crime Investigation — Common Dreams – Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

______________________________ Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Calls for U.S. Department of Justice Hate Crime Investigation — Common Dreams – Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

WATCH: Cops Kneel, Stand on Handcuffed Man’s Neck, Kick Him in the Testicles and Face Repeatedly — The Free Thought Project

Good cops leaked a video this week, showing their fellow cops savagely stomping, kicking, and punching a handcuffed man who posed no threat. via WATCH: Cops Kneel, Stand on Handcuffed Man’s Neck, Kick Him in the Testicles and Face Repeatedly — The Free Thought Project