There can be no real progress unless we change the balance of power.
OrgUp Live in conversation with Thenjiwe McHarris, Maurice Mitchell from the Working Families Party, Cindy Wiesner, a volunteer with the Frontline, and NTanya Lee from LeftRoots.
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.
The sprint to November 2020 is underway. The question remains: who will we bring into our growing coalition organized around racial justice and radical economic democracy?
We need to create an urgency that puts pressure on Senators to finalize a robust relief package and pass it now!"
Any strategy about the 2020 elections has to take very seriously the threats on particular communities. Black, trans, immigrant, and indigenous folks, are organizing hard to shape the outcome of the 2020 elections and beyond.
The pathologies afflicting the U.S. body politic today have deep roots in the history and underlying structure of the country.
By Max Elbaum The COVID-19 pandemic and the uprising to defend Black lives have cast a spotlight on a level of deep-rooted inequality, ruling class degeneration, and public-health-be-damned behavior that makes the U.S. unique even among capitalist countries. My next column will examine the sources of these pathologies in a nation founded on racial slavery […]
Bill Fletcher Jr., Alicia Garza, Claire Sandberg, and Marcus Ferrell on the lessons from Bernie 2020 and the long arc of the Black Political Struggle.