Tag: Black Lives Matter
Drawing on ethnographic work on anti-racist struggles in France, Jean Beaman makes the case for internationalizing Black Lives Matter.
The Poor People’s Army writes about their upcoming march on Biden and the DNC. Lives over luxury!
Kim Moody takes on class reductionist accounts of police violence.
Peter Ikeler demolishes Dustin Guastella’s recent article arguing that socialists should oppose the defunding of police. Against this reactionary nonsense, he advocates a properly socialist and abolitionist politics.
Robert Cuffy gives a speech at a march in New York City on Juneteenth, drawing on the words of Guyanese revolutionary Walter Rodney.
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.
A thought experiment on why the police dont deserve the protections of working class solidarity.