Claudia Jones : Revolutionary Pan-Africanist

Claudia Jones used the organizational space of the Communist Party to advance the cause of anti-racism, world peace, decolonization and the class struggle. By Ajamu Nangwaya Claudia Jones was a revolutionary whose activism spanned two continents, North America and Europe. Claudia Vera Cumberbatch was born on February 21, 1915 in Belmont, Trinidad and Tobago, the…

An End to the Yazidi Tragedy Only Comes with Kurdish Freedom

By Rosa Burç The solution to the humanitarian tragedy that climaxed in Shengal and continues in refugee camps lies in the recognition of political status for the Kurds. Last year, in the night of August 3, the Islamic State group carried out its attacks against the Yazidis (in Kurdish Êzîdî) in Shengal. Within just a…

Nican Tlaca Communism, Part 1: Towards a Synthesis

By Onkwehón:we Rising The following article is the first in what i intend to be an irregular series (as i overall re-energize and re-activate this blog project) in which i will lay out my now several years deep personal political project. This is an attempted synthesis of two often distant, and times thought to be…

Gerald A. Perreira : Defending Anti-imperialist Morality Against Racism

Gerald A. Perreira discusses the rise of reactionary, racist “new right” populism vs authentic revolutionary, anti-imperialist movements founded upon principled ideology and morality. Click to listen Please see the first two discussions,  “The Destruction of Libya, Its Lessons and Meaning : Interview with Gerald A. Perreira” and “Libya, Racism and Anti-imperialism : Discussion with Gerald A. Perreira“….

Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism in Africa

By Horace Campbell July-August 2015 (Volume 67, Number 3) One of the most serious errors, if not the most serious error, committed by colonial powers in Africa, may have been to ignore or underestimate the cultural strength of the African peoples. —Amilcar Cabral1 When international media were broadcasting live video footage of Tunisians gathering in…

Libya, Racism and Anti-imperialism : Discussion with Gerald A. Perreira

Gerald A. Perreira discusses Libya’s revolutionary contributions, anti-imperialism and the urgent need for both organizations and individuals to spurn racism and opportunism and take a strong, principled position against empire on behalf of all of humanity. Click to listen Please see the first discussion,  “The Destruction of Libya, Its Lessons and Meaning : Interview with…

The Darren Wilson Non-indictment: Resistance to Oppression is a Human Right!

By Ajamu Baraka Barack Obama, the obsequious errand boy for the financial and corporate plutocrats who own the U.S. government, made a pathetic appearance on national television to try to persuade the “natives” to remain peaceful in response to the non-indictment of the Ferguson killer-cop. His inane comments extolling the value of non-violence and the…

Food Forests Could Bring Healthy Organic Food to Everyone for Free

By Andrew Martin Food forests or Forest gardening have been around for a long time with many of the native cultures practicing this form of sustainable agriculture. It is a form of low-maintenance plant-based food production which replicates natural ecosystems, incorporating fruit and nut trees, shrubs, herbs, running vines and perennial vegetables. Beneficial plants and companion planting is a big part of…

Towards a Common Ideology in the Struggle Against Imperialism

By Invent the Future This is an expanded version of a speech given by Carlos Martinez at the event ‘STRIKE THE EMPIRE BACK: legacies and examples of liberation from neo-colonialism and white supremacy’ As far as most people are concerned, ‘ideology’ is a term of abuse, an insult you fling around: we accuse people of…