18 October | This year, among the festivities as well as corporate sponsors, the Afro Socialist Coalition, made up of DSA-LA, Left Voice, The Undercommons and the Los Angeles Black Workers Center, will table (...)
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 | At this month’s Panther Breakfast, Black Panther Alumni Committee voted to support the campaign to demand the return of Santiago Maldonado.
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 (...)
1 August | Left Voice presents an interview with Charisse Burden Stelly, professor of Africana studies on Black Radical politics.
11 July | The legacies of Assata Shakur and the Black Liberation Army are revisited in university and city struggles to overthrow racial capitalism.
Conor Tomás Reed
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.
10 April | The Brazilian government recently voted to expand subcontracting, a policy that will disproportionately affect Black women.
13 February | Towards the end of his life and career, Dr. Martin Luther King proposed the idea of assembling a ‘multiracial army of the poor’ as part of his Poor People's Campaign. At a time when the political (...)
10 February | Four policemen brutally raped a Black youth during an identity check in the northern Parisian suburb of Aulnay-sous-Bois on Thursday, February 2. The 22-year-old victim was hospitalized for (...)
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
17 December 2016 | The year was 1917. Black Troops in Houston rebel against police violence and against Jim Crow.
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 (...)
10 October 2016 | Largely ignored by international media, Hurricane Matthew has left 877 people dead in Haiti. These deaths are not only a product of the hurricane—they are a product of racism, capitalism and (...)
Lourival Aguiar Mahin
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 (...)
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 (...)
10 August 2016 | Left Voice speaks with Carol Cacau, currently running for Rio de Janeiro City Council as a representative of the socialist Revolutionary Workers’ Movement (MRT). She describes the current (...)
9 July 2016
4 July 2016 | Left Voice editor and contributor reflects on the 'Farce' of July.