POLICE STATE

Ferguson Unmasks the War on Black America

Ferguson Unmasks the War on Black America By Glen Ford Ferguson Unmasks the War on Black America A Black Agenda Radio commentary by executive editor Glen Ford “The military character and mission of the police is more clear today than when the Black Panther Party and others sounded the alarm in the Sixties.” The brave…

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“Shock and Awe” Comes to America

By Wayne Madsen The United States has employed shock and awe techniques, described by Pentagon policy documents as the use of «spectacular displays of force» to intimidate an opponent against the civilian population of the St. Louis, Missouri suburb of Ferguson, just a stone’s throw from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. The police use of shock…

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Mass Unrest in Ferguson Continues Despite Attempts to Criminalize African Americans

National Guard deployment, declaration of state of emergency fuels anger, unrest By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° Michael Brown, an 18-year-old African American youth, was shot at least six times by a Ferguson, MO white police officer Darren Wilson according to the preliminary results of an independent autopsy requested by the family. The fatal shot went…

Militarization of Ferguson Portends Much for the Political Status of African Americans

Police teargas community, arrest journalists and declares virtual martial law amid protests after killing of Michael Brown Riot police clear a street with smoke bombs while clashing with demonstrators in Ferguson, Missouri August 13, 2014. (Reuters) By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° For a sixth-straight day African Americans and their supporters have remained in the streets…

Empire: A Collapsing Zombie Regime

The West – Zombie Narcissus By tortilla con sal For almost a decade now, people in the majority world have increasingly perceived the Western powers as comprising a zombie regime in emphatic decline. In terms of international relations, only its overwhelming military and financial advantage compensate for the West’s broad failure to engage successfully with…

The Emperor’s Rage: Let Chaos Envelop the World!

By James Petras Introduction Chaos reigns and spreads as enraged leaders in the US, Europe and their clients and allies pursue genocidal wars. Mercenary wars in Syria; Israel’s terror bombing on Gaza; proxy wars in the Ukraine, Pakistan, Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya and Somalia. Tens of millions of refugees flee scenes of total destruction. Nothing is…

Fascism in Central America and the USA

By Caleb Maupin The recent controversy regarding the “border children” in the United States needs to be placed in a proper global context. In response to the influx of children from Central America, who are fleeing the US backed devastation in Honduras and Guatemala; fascists in the United States have revealed themselves once again. In…