Analysis

Real Truth about Fake News: Central Narratives to Rival Heresies

Every day, we’re treated to another barrage of outright falsehoods from the White House: Trump won the election by a landslide, Sweden is the crime capital of Europe, corpses are piling up in Bowling...

The other sovereignty – the Innu

Praised on both sides of the white world as a turning point in the way of dealing with indigenous communities, a crucial “modern treaty” is getting ready to be signed, should all go poorly....

Revolutionary Solidarity: Rojava and the International Struggle

The success of the revolution in Rojava and its political practices have presented international revolutionaries with a unique situation, one many of us didn’t know we could hope for in our lifetimes. This opportunity...

Berkeley: Violent Trump Supporters Are Merging with the Alt-Right

Approximately 75 people showed up to the 'March on Berkeley,' on March 4th, 2017, an event organized by Richard Black of Southern California, to support the Presidency of Donald Trump. The march was to coincide...

Cameras Everywhere, Safety Nowhere: Why Police Body Cameras Won’t Make Us Safer

We know that police violence is a real problem in the US, and it makes sense that people are strategizing ways to protect themselves and their loved ones from being assaulted or murdered by...

Will the Real Silent Majority, Please Explode?

With glee the mainstream media has pointed out that Trump's approval rating continues to fall, and indeed this week as the Republicans rolled out their proposal to replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA, also...

Slave Patrols and Civil Servants: A History of Policing in Two Modes

The police are the absolute enemy. Grounded in slave patrols in the early American South, the institution has an unbroken history of protecting and upholding white supremacy. Recent movements in the United States have...

Quebec: Frontlines in the Fight Against Islamophobia

On March 4th a series of Islamophobic demonstrations had been called across Canada, by a (probably one-person) group known as the Canadian Coalition of Concerned Citizens. Ostensibly the rallies were against Bill M-103, a...

Turning Point USA Enlists Milo’s Alt-Right Understudy

Turning Point USA, the malformed brain child of neoliberal bootlicker Charlie Kirk, have publicly declared that the organization has no ties to the Alt-Right. This has been refuted more than once; including Kirk's involvement...

Teaching Revolution: What Role for “Direct Action Training”?

The variations are infinite, but certain elements are almost inevitable. Most of us have been exposed to some version of it. A two to eight hour process where we hear about the power of...