Newark: MILLION PEOPLE’S MARCH AGAINST POLICE BRUTALITY: July 25

  THE MILLION PEOPLE’S MARCH AGAINST POLICE BRUTALITY Saturday, July 25, 12 Noon, starting from the Seated Lincoln Statue at West Market St & Springfield Ave., NEWARK event graphic & descriptions: <http://goo.gl/u2Ouyp&gt; , <http://goo.gl/L0vfDX&gt; , <http://goo.gl/Pai17a&gt; ; People’s Organization For Progress (POP) (973)801-0001(973)801-0001 <info@njpop.org><lhamm52@sprintpcs.com> <www.njpop.org> <https://facebook.com/poppicturesandvideos/&gt; <https://plus.google.com/105337622946776727901/posts&gt; [Transit:  Consider either calling (973) 275-5555(973) 275-5555 or […]

Black Livez Matter needz the Black Pantherz

The Panthers opposed not only police brutality but also the economic injustice of everyday life   by Deena Guzder Protests over police killings of unarmed African-Americans continue to erupt across the nation, largely thanks to the organizing efforts of the Black Lives Matter movement. As Black History Month draws to a close, it’s worth asking […]

The Liberal Media and the Ideology of Black Victimhood

by THOMAS BARKER As police brutality and racist violence are once again shunted to the centre stage of US politics, figures such as Michael Brown take their place in a seemingly endless string of victims. From Eric Garner in 2014, Trayvon Martin in 2012, Rodney King in 1991, back to the 1963 execution of the […]

Killing Kopz and Revolutionary Activism of the Lumpen

by Ehecatl of United Struggle from Within December 2014 permalink source: Reuters 2014 “The lumpen has no choice but to manifest its rebellion in the university of the streets. It’s very important to recognize that the streets belong to the lumpen, and that it is in the streets that lumpen will make their rebellion.” – […]

Blood On Their Handz: The Racist History of Modern Police Unionz

BY Flint Taylor The NYPD police officers union’s outrageous assertion that New York Mayor Bill de Blasio had “blood on his hands” in the murder of the two NYPD officers, is consistent with the reactionary role of police unions, which came to prominence in the wake of the civil rights movement. Police unions have played […]

Don’t Shoot

  A new documentary examines the history of police brutality in Portland. THE MARCH GOES ON: Portlanders protest the killing of Lloyd “Tony” Stevenson, 31, who died after a police chokehold in 1985. – Image courtesy of NW Film Center Long before the Trail Blazers warmed up in “I Can’t Breathe” T-shirts, another group ofPortlanders […]

U.S. kopz kill at 100 timez rate of other kapitalist kountriez

by Richard Becker Capitalist politicians here often promote the reactionary and dangerous idea of “American exceptionalism,” by which they mean that the United States is superior to all other countries. In May 2014, President Obama told graduating West Point army cadets, “I believe in American exceptionalism with every fiber of my being.” One area in […]

War Time Footing, Really? It’z Not a War on Copz in NYC

by RON JACOBS The recent murder of two New York city policemen by a lone gunman who apparently shot his estranged girlfriend less than 24 hours before the police were killed has created a scenario ideal for those intent on reestablishing the department’s dominance on the street and in the politics of New York City. Despite […]

WHEN POLICE DIE!

Once again, the nation is compelled to mourn the death .of police officers. Rightly so, if such mourning changes the dynamics of the relationship between a para-militarized police and the communities in which they patrol. By no sense of the imagination should anyone be cavalier about the killing of a police officer, no more than […]

#NecessaryResistance to Police Terrorism w/Cynthia McKinney, Dhoruba Bin Wahad & Ward Churchill

If you are concerned w/how to deal with police terrorism & cointelpro check out thiz video and share it. Here’z what the vetz have to say… Strategy to Combat Police Brutality Town Hall Meeting held in Atlanta w/ esteemed panelists: Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney (former US Congresswoman) Dhoruba Bin Wahad (Black Panther Party/BLA Founder) Ward Churchill […]