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Jack Willis and Luke Eckenrod “Prison is a second-by-second assault on the soul, a day-to-day degradation of the self, an oppressive steel and brick umbrella that transforms seconds into hours and hours into days.” Mumia...

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On June 18, Mobile Bay Socialist Alternative (MBSA) held a loud and proud rally against the Ku Klux Klan, who have been active in Mobile, Alabama and surrounding areas for the past year.  Local citizens...

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On May 12, conservative leaders in Alabama launched another sneak attack on women’s reproductive rights when Governor Robert Bentley signed SB 205 into law, mandating that abortion clinics be located at least 2,000 feet from...

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The movie Selma couldn’t have come at a better time. With #BlackLivesMatter and the development of a potential new black freedom movement, many people looked forward to this movie as inspiration and guidance. Unlike most...

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In the wake of the extrajudicial murders of Mike Brown, Eric Garner, Tamir Rice, and too many others by the police, public outrage has reached massive levels all over the country. Mobile, Alabama is no...

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This year’s MLK Day comes in the wake of the explosive #BlackLivesMatter movement, organized by thousands of black youth and allies across the country engaging in direct actions, rallies, and marches challenging police brutality and...

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Mike Brown, Eric Garner, Tamir Rice, John Crawford, and Akai Gurley. These names join Amadou Diallo, Oscar Grant, Sean Bell, Ramarley Graham, and many others not listed here, all victims of racist killings at the...

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After the failure of the Grand Jury to indict Officer Darren Wilson, protests erupted in over 170 cities across the US demanding justice for Mike Brown and an end to systemic racism.  Below we report...

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Organizers announced that up to 6,000 people participated in this year’s Left Forum in New York City, held during the weekend of May 30th – June 1st. In recent years, the Left Forum has established...

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The first Socialist Alternative Southern Regional Conference was a phenomenal success and bestowed upon members a set of tools with which to build the forces of socialism....

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