The Myth of White Purity and Narratives That Fed Racism in South Africa

How ideas about disease, risk, and danger that the apartheid government applied to black people were transposed onto fears about Satanism during the 1980s.

Fly Takes Off at the New Victory Theater

The play’s historical tale of African American fighter pilots highlights many of the same issues we’re facing today.

A Sports Story that’s Starting Trouble

Jeff Pearlman comes home to discusses his latest book and the life of Walter Payton.

We Demand the Real Criminals Go to Jail

Our vision today is to cause this corrupt criminal enterprise system to be exposed, and we demand that the real criminals go to to jail.

Homeless In Fight For Their Survival

Those who do find housing will pay almost half of their income on rent in many areas across the country.

Baltimore: Police Violence Increases as Jobs Decrease

As long as private individuals can horde billions through exploitation and inheritance, they will direct the police to do whatever it takes to protect their wealth.

African American History Month, 2016

Revolutionaries must fight every instance of racism with the understanding that this fight is part of the effort to unite.

A Nation of Immigrants

Immigrant and native-born workers share a common destiny of starvation if the potentially liberating new technologies are left in the hands of the corporate ruling class.

Police with Guns in High Schools

The presence of an armed officer changes the values taught and the atmosphere at school. At such a young age, students are learning to fear the police.

Tens of Thousands Affected by Displacement in Silicon Valley

Tens of thousands of low-income seniors, people with disabilities, and working people are being forced out of their Silicon Valley homes.

Why the Fascist Attacks On Our Youth

The graphic video from South Carolina of a 16-year-old young woman tossed and beat up by a school police officer exemplifies the brutality and criminalization the youth face today.

Tasers Equal Torture

“Tasers are the cattle prods of capitalism, they are going to be used to prod us along and get rid of us.”

Attacks On the Homeless Threaten All of Us

The defense of homeless rights is not only the defense of our whole class against the brutal rule of the billionaire capitalist class and its fascist agenda, it is a fight for a new society.

Homelessness Can End in a New Society

The problem is that the means of life —the production of food, housing, healthcare, etc.,—are privately owned by a handful of billionaires rather than by society as a whole.

Homelessness Demands a New Society

The crisis of homelessness could be solved overnight. The only thing standing in the way is the private property relations of capitalism.

The Political Significance of the Charleston Killings

There is no hatred inherent in the unity of mankind, and there is no mistaking; to exist fully, we must stand united, or individually, fall.