Critique

Thoughts on Two Marches and Community Policing in Tucson

Two marches took place this past week on occupied Tohono O’odham land, Tucson, AZ, both of which began with different tones and stated intentions and which met different responses on the part of the...

Resistance, Repression, and Media Lies in Philadelphia: Reportback from the Black Resistance March, 2/17/17

Donald Trump has taken to his soapbox to carp about “fake news,” as if the corporate news media were a subversive force. On the contrary, while biased or outright dishonest reporting is the rule...

Hillary Clinton’s complaints about the spread of “fake news” belie her contributions to it

https://twitter.com/HillaryClinton/status/831377792893849600 The 2008 Clinton campaign played an instrumental role in spreading rumors that Barack Obama was a Muslim not born in America. Earlier this week, Hillary Clinton took to Twitter to mock Donald Trump’s disgraced National...

Love Trumps Hate? Liberalism’s False Opposition to Trump

Download and Print Here In the last few months, a tide of popular defiance to the Trump regime has rolled across the country. His ‘peaceful transition’ of power was undermined by rioting in the capitol of...

The Bolshevik Myth Reloaded

We are republishing this piece as part of our series of articles and social media postings relating to the 100 year anniversary of the Russian Revolution #RussianRev100Years. This article is based on a talk...

Berkeley Behind the Bandana

In the glare of the fire and in the throngs of protestors I see a friend and former professor of mine I haven't seen in a while. I jump from the ledge I'm standing...

The Problem of “Peaceful Protesters”

"I'm not a protester. I'm violent." -Masked Rebel in Ferguson Along with voting, in today's society protesting peacefully is often held up as one of the only ways that everyday working-class and poor people can...

First, They Shot the Anarchists: Trump and ‘The New Normal’

The riots that took place during Trump's inauguration as well as in Berkeley, California against Breitbart editor and Alt-Right troll Milo Yiannopoulos, have rocked the political establishment, created a collective gasp of disdain from...

A Conservative Threat Offers New Opportunities for Working Class Feminism

In the first week of Donald Trump’s presidency, there were two important mobilizations that expressed radically different views on reproductive rights. The Women’s March on Washington, which took place the day after Trump’s inauguration,...

Trump and the New Battle Lines of Tech Capital

“Do I need to go down and get the certificate that says I’m CEO of the company to get you to stop challenging me on this?” -Jeff Bezos, Amazon CEO The situation in Seattle is extremely...