5 February | During the “polar vortex” this January, 1,600 prisoners in Brooklyn went without heat or water for days. After pressure from protesters and family members outside the prison, the Metropolitan (...)
9 November 2018 | It's not every day that the music of Tupac Shakur and the politics of the Black Panthers are harmoniously woven into a tale about a modern black family
5 September 2018 | Colin Kaepernick's Nike ad campaign has launched a racist boycott, with bigots burning Nike products- equating the brand with a movement against police violence and for Black Lives. But is Nike (...)
23 August 2018 | Kshama Sawant, a socialist on the Seattle city council, has just voted to confirm the new police chief. This is a serious mistake, as the police are defenders of capitalism. Socialists should aim (...)
25 July 2018 | The murder of Black barber Harith Augustus sparks a conversation on the Chicago police, economic violence and the Black resistance movement.
19 March 2018 | City council representative for the Party of Socialism and Liberty, Marielle Franco was assassinated in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday night.
19 March 2018 | Who is responsible for Marielle Franco's assassination?
15 March 2018 | City council representative for the Party of Socialism and Liberty, Marielle Franco was assassinated in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday night.
19 December 2017 | An attempt to reform the pension system in Argentina elicits vigorous popular rejection. After a brief spring following November elections, Mauricio Macri’s right wing government faces the deepest (...)
Juan Cruz Ferre
22 November 2017 | On November 21, Immigration and Customs Enforcement attempted to deport single mother and outspoken social justice activist Siham Byah.
17 September 2017 | 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 2017 | 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 2017 | 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?
Julia WallaceTatiana Cozzarelli
7 July 2017 | The anti-G-20 march entitled “Welcome to Hell” was organized by various anti-capitalist groups, leftists and social movements across Europe. They began on Thursday and have continued today, the (...)
26 June 2017 | Around the country, people demanded an end to corporate, pro-police Pride Parades.
25 June 2017 | The police force that locks up and harasses people of color and working class people wants to portray themselves as gay-friendly for the Pride parade.We cannot be deceived by rainbows on their (...)
17 June 2017 | 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 (...)
18 May 2017 | On April 29, police officer Roy Oliver shot and killed 15-year-old Jordan Edwards. Within 2 weeks, the cops who murdered of Alton Sterling and Terence Crutcher were (...)
10 February 2017 | 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
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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2 November 2016 | On October 19th 2016 the Philippine National Police (PNP) drove a police truck over people protesting US imperialism in front of the US Embassy.