17 September | A former police officer is acquitted in the 2011 killing of Anthony Lamar Smith, a Black man. Thousands took to the streets in St. Louis.
16 September | Protests erupt in St Louis after the acquittal of Jason Stockley, a former cop charged with first-degree murder of unarmed Black man Anthony Lamar Smith in (...)
30 August | A police organizer was voted to the leadership of the DSA. What is the nature of the police and what should the position of socialists be?
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1 August | Left Voice presents an interview with Charisse Burden Stelly, professor of Africana studies on Black Radical politics.
17 June | Once again, police get away with murder. This time of Philando Castile, shot in front of his girlfriend and daughter. This shows the true nature of the police and of the (in)justice (...)
25 April | For 10 minutes, cops pointed guns at 12-14 years old Black boys who lay on the ground, sobbing and begging for their lives.
30 December 2016 | Donald Trump’s victory demands our vigilance and readiness to fight. The urgency for a united front of resistance and mobilizations to defend against rightwing attacks has become clearer than (...)
Juan Cruz FerreJulia Wallace
12 December 2016 | The Undercommons and UCLA’s African Activist Association hosted a conversation about global resistance against policing. Speakers halied from South Africa, Brazil, the Phillipines and Los (...)
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8 November 2016 | Oprah Winfrey recently said that people should vote for Clinton even if they don’t like her. After all, “she’s not coming over to your house.” But, Clinton’s policies are in the houses of Black (...)
25 October 2016 | The African American caucus and the Latino caucus of SEIU Local 721 in Los Angeles voted to support the UAW 2865 Resolution calling on the AFL-CIO to disaffiliate from the international police (...)
25 September 2016 | On Saturday night, about 200 protesters gathered at sundown in Manhattan. They held a brief rally and marched through Central Park to Rockefeller Center several blocks (...)
22 September 2016 | Protests erupted in Charlotte, North Carolina for the second night in a row on Wednesday night. In NYC, 100+ people also took the streets with a common message: against police murder and (...)
7 September 2016 | This Friday, the 45th anniversary of the Attica Rebellion, prisoners in up to 50 prisons across the country are organizing work stoppages and protests. Left Voice interviews Maya Schenwar, author (...)
26 August 2016 | While the media is awash 24/7 with Clinton and Trump, police murders of African Americans and protests against them continues apace – with only cursory media (...)
28 July 2016 | They will kill you—armed or unarmed. They will kill you with your pants pulled up or sagged. They will kill you whether you have a job or you’re unemployed. They will kill you if you have the (...)
14 July 2016 | Teachers have the responsibility to fight against racism and police presence in schools.
12 July 2016 | Workers can organize a united labor fightback against police brutality. One step is to demand that union leaders disaffiliate cop organizations from our (...)
11 July 2016 | Black people in the U.S. are under attack. There is a clear pattern of police violence against the Black community, including extrajudicial murders which go unpunished by a racist criminal (...)
9 July 2016