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Gerald Smith speaks at today’s Juneteenth West Coast port shutdown against racist police violence, continuing the ILWU’s long history of waging anti-racist struggles as class struggles.
Three domestic workers from India talk about how the pandemic has exacerbated the worst features of working in the informal economy.
Police racism isn’t aberrant but is constitutive of a material and practical system of white supremacy embodied in state power.
A NYC teacher provides an account of being severely beaten by the NYPD for simply violating an 8 pm curfew.
Interview with James Brooke about his graphic vignettes from Bartending the Apocalypse, and excerpts from the work. More available on Instagram: @bartendingintheapocalypse
An interview with ILWU’s Clarence Thomas on race, class, and longshore work in relation to the current round of uprisings
A thought experiment on why the police dont deserve the protections of working class solidarity.
Spectre’s Ashley Smith interviews leading Hong Kong activist Au Loong Yu in the aftermath of China’s latest crackdown. What does it all mean against the backdrop of the pandemic, global recession, and Cold War redux?
Graduate workers can and must be at the forefront of a strike against cops, austerity, and indeed, the capitalist university as it currently exists.