On June 17th, 2016, Dylann Roof, a 21 year old white man, entered Mother Emanuel AME Church, a pivotal institution in the Black liberation struggle in Charleston, South Carolina. He joined the evening’s prayer meeting. An hour later he took
The national policy discussion around health care reform ignores the big question—“How do we improve the people’s health?”—and concentrates instead on a narrow question: “How do we get people insured?” The debate is couched in language that is designed to
It’s now commonly accepted that a person’s zip code is the best predictor of how healthy a person is and will be. And what determines your zip code? Income, wealth – and the racialized public policies and practices over generations
This piece was written in early January, 2017 after the Nov. 2016 elections.
1. The New Confederacy won.
The New Confederacy is composed of the most reactionary factions of capital allied with racist/nativist, right-wing populists. The Republican Party is the
Written by the National Executive Committee of Freedom Road Socialist Organization / Organización Socialista del Camino para la Libertad (FRSO/OSCL), May 2017
Growing Mass Resistance
This May Day we will see millions of immigrants, young and old, strike to defy