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The grand jury has refused to indict Darren Wilson, the cop who killed Michael Brown in Ferguson. Once again one of their hired guns has gotten away with murdering a Black youth. This is a shot to…Continue
The grand jury investigating the police murder of Michael Brown in Ferguson will announce its decision any day now. All indications are that it will let the killer cop, Darren Wilson, walk free. This…Continue
Carl Dix has not received any gifts yet
Groups of white supremacists displaying Confederate flags and white nationalist banners have been roving through Charlottesville all day. They have launched physical attacks on people, and one of them even rammed a car into a crowd of people, killing one person and seriously injuring a number of others. Trump’s response to these horrors was to condemn hatred, bigotry, and violence “on many sides,” and to say we need to love our country, our God, our flag, and our history.
Strange Fruit on Staten Island
THE NYPD LYNCHED ERIC GARNER! WE DON'T NEED INVESTIGATIONS – WE NEED AN END TO POLICE MURDER!
The NYPD choked Eric Garner to death for nothing; nothing other than being Black and being tired of being harassed by the cops. This was a lynching caught on video tape, so they can't say it didn't happen. They can't say he was reaching for a weapon or that his actions made the cops fear for their lives. Look at the damn…Continue
On December 5, 2013, Nelson Mandela died at the age of 95. In the coming period, revcom.us/Revolution will have more reporting and analysis of the significance of the struggle against the brutal racist apartheid regime in South Africa with which Mandela was so closely associated, Mandela's role in that, and the nature of South Africa today. But at this moment, the following are five points of orientation:
1. The vicious system of…Continue
May 15, 2013—A judge in New York throws out the charges against a cop who gunned down 18-year-old Ramarley Graham in his own home while his grandmother and six-year-old brother look on in horror. The judge found that prosecutors had erred in their instructions to the grand jury that issued the indictment against this killer cop.
June 18, 2013—A mistrial is declared in the case of the Detroit…Continue