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Jul 10, 2006
Voting Rights Act renewal delayed
In the notoriously racist 1856 Dred Scott decision, U.S. Supreme Court justice Roger Taney wrote that the black man “had no rights which the whi...
May 31, 2006
Darfur, imperialist intervention and anti-Arab hysteria
For the past three years, the armed conflict in the Darfur region of Sudan has provided a pretext for U.S. and European imperialist intervention in th...
May 01, 2006
Capitalism, racism devastate Black communities in U.S.
A March 20 New York Times article paints a very sobering picture of the reality facing Black males in the United States. The article details several s...
Feb 01, 2006
Wilmington, North Carolina Report details 1898 racist terror campaign
On Nov. 10, 1898, a white mob led by local rich, white leaders seized the reigns of government in the port city of Wilmington, North Carolina. The imm...
Dec 01, 2005
Challenging the racist death penalty
The death penalty is used constantly and excessively by advocates of “law and order” who cite capital punishment as a crime deterrent in t...
Aug 01, 2005
Mumia supporters take action
The case of revolutionary African American journalist and death row prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal demonstrates the lengths to which the ruling class will g...
Jul 01, 2005
Emmett Till: Justice delayed, justice denied
On August 28, 1955, 14-year-old Emmett Till was abducted from the home of his uncle, Moses Wright, in Money, Mississippi. Three days later, Till’...
Mar 01, 2005
Communism and Black resistance in the 1930s South
“Hammer and Hoe,” a 1990 book written by historian Robin D.G. Kelley, chronicles the development of a communist movement in Alabama during the Gre...
Revisiting the theories of the state first developed by Marx, Engels and especially Lenin in his work "The State and Revolution."
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