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America’s settler colonialist roots explain how we see property rights

How the colonization of the United States helped create the American obsession with property rights and property damage over people’s rights. The post America’s settler…

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America’s Brutal Police State Expands Its Reach In Portland

The way white moms in Portland are being treated has long been the norm for BIPOC people. The post America’s Brutal Police State Expands Its…

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Who Controls The Money When We Defund Police?

Do we trust the police to defund and restructure themselves? Will community control really guarantee permanent changes to policing as we know it today? The…

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Tearing Down White Supremacist Monuments Isn’t Empty Symbolism

The monuments represent more than just the people they honor. They symbolize the brutal legacy of white supremacy, racism, colonialism, and genocide we live with…

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Agents Provocateurs Are Still A Real Threat To Our Movements

‘Outside agitators’ aren’t the cause of last week’s protests, but they are one of the forces that threaten to derail movements. The post Agents Provocateurs…

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‘It’s About Time’ America Reckons With Its Racist Founding

The George Floyd uprisings revealed the inadequacies of both Biden and Trump, argues professor Gerald Horne. The post ‘It’s About Time’ America Reckons With Its…

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They wanted to protest peacefully. Police responded with force. On the ground in Minneapolis.

“We cannot back down now. We have come way too far. We are literally in the midst of history.” Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/exhausting-traumatizing-minneapolis-protests-push-peace-amid-police-confrontations-n1222196 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Police Repression Backfires As Protests Multiply

Professor Lester Spence argues America is facing two pandemics: COVID-19 and political policing. The post Police Repression Backfires As Protests Multiply appeared first on The…

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Social Justice Is The Way To End Riots

Eddie Conway talks with Jacqueline Luqman about the myths surrounding peaceful protests, uprisings, economic oppression and capitalism, valuing property over people, and the country’s founding…

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Opinion | No, This Isn’t as Bad as 1968 (So Far)

NEW YORK—Biking from the Upper West Side down near Washington Square Park on Saturday I was struck by how it felt like a journey back…

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The National’s Aaron Dessner Denies Conspiracy-Theorist Claim That He’s Been Paying Protesters To Riot

It’s been an absolutely insane weekend. Across the country and even the world, hordes of people have been out in the streets, protesting the murder…

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