Standing up to Nazism in U.S.
- Vijay Prashad
The move to take down Confederate statues across the southern States reignites the age-old conflicts between white supremacists and anti-racism activists determined not to allow the American Right to command public space in the name of “free ...
How (Not) to Challenge Racist Violence
- Aviva Chomsky
"Protesters are eager to expend extraordinary energy denouncing small-scale racist actors. But what about the large-scale racist actors?"
As white nationalism and the so-called “alt-Right” have gained prominence in ...
‘The Palestine Exception’: War on BDS is now a war on USAmerican democracy
- Ramzy Baroud رمزي بارود
There is something immoral in Washington D.C., and its consequences can be dire for many people, particularly for the health of US democracy.
The US government is declaring war on the Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. ...
The Corruption of the Law
- Chris Hedges
ISLE AU HAUT, Maine—I drink coffee in the morning on a round, ornate oak table that once belonged to Harlan Fiske Stone, a U.S. Supreme Court justice from 1925 to 1946 and the chief justice for the last five of those years. Stone and his family ...
- Alice Ristroph
Along the path of the August 21st solar eclipse, there live almost no African Americans. The peculiar trajectory of the moon’s shadow illuminates racial isolation and compromise, past and present.
Photo by Takeshi ...
Bannon The Barbarian Goes "Thermonuclear"
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
"I'm leaving the White House and going to war for Trump against his opponents - on Capitol Hill, in the media, and in corporate America."
That is what former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, over the phone, told the man ...
USA: Freedom fighters topple white supremacy statue in Durham, N.C.
- L.T. Pham
Durham, N.C., Aug. 14 — A crowd of over 100 people gathered today in front of the Confederate statue in downtown Durham to protest white supremacy. The solidarity protest was called two days after white supremacists and neo-Nazis descended upon ...
A working-class strategy for defeating white supremacy
- Gabriel Kristal
Ever since the earth-shaking election of Donald Trump, there have been innumerable articles arguing that Democrats brought this upon themselves by losing white, working-class voters in the Midwest. These articles have been met with a torrent of essays ...
Charlottesville: USA fixates on 500 assholes instead of healing its own institutional racism
- Caitlin Johnstone
It was mighty kind of the neo-Nazis to hold a violent demonstration in Charlottesville as the US power establishment’s Russia narrative burns to ashes and the American war machine sets its chess pieces in place. The demonstrations have been ...
- Michael Winship
In a time of crisis the president is supposed to bring us together. Donald Trump did not.
We have a president who is emotionally challenged and empathy-free, who on Saturday read from a prepared statement of concern and condemnation, incapable ...