Inviting this gun-brandishing couple to speak at the RNC is straight out of the Ku Klux Klan playbook in the era of Jim Crow.
Our challenge is to incorporate an internationalist vision within every progressive battle, electoral and non-electoral alike.
Taking on voter suppression is one piece in a long-term project of building grassroots organization and political power.
Grassroots groups rooted in communities of color and low-income communities are rising up against efforts to suppress the vote.
Contending for political power on the state level, especially in the South, is critical for winning fights in the short and long term.
We need to create an urgency that puts pressure on Senators to finalize a robust relief package and pass it now!"
The arrest of Black Lives Matter protestors in Portland by unidentified federal officers marks a dangerous escalation of political repression in the US.
The pathologies afflicting the U.S. body politic today have deep roots in the history and underlying structure of the country.
If we fail in November, the GOP is determined that we will never be given a second chance.