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Cillian Gillespie, Socialist Party (CWI in Ireland) “The news has just come through from the Central Criminal Court and I am the first to report it to the House. Deputy Paul Murphy, not guilty; Councillor...

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“Everybody that stood with Mayor Hodges is not part of the solution, they’re part of the problem.” – NAACP President, Nekima Levy-Pounds Solidarity statement from Socialist Alternative Minnesota UPDATE, 12/3/15: Around 4:00 AM this morning,...

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Nationwide Solidarity Action Monday 10/5 By Teddy Shibabaw, Madison Socialist Alternative The Madison Police Department and City Attorney have been harassing Brandi Grayson, one of the most outspoken and prominent leaders of the local Black...

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Since the revolt in Ferguson after the killing of Michael Brown a year ago, Black Lives Matter (BLM) has spread nationally and won limited, but important, victories. For the first time in many years, police...

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26th anniversary of the Beijing massacre on June 4, 1989 is also a warning of revolutionary shocks ahead This article originally appeared on socialistworld.net. By Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info The anniversary of June 4, the culmination...

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The decision by Baltimore’s top prosecutor Marilyn Mosby to charge six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray is a welcome and important short term victory for Baltimore. But this is a long way...

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by Deirdre Grégoire, Montréal This spring in Québec, thousands of university students went out on strike to protest austerity and the proposed cuts to public services. They were met with brutal reaction, both from police...

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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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Ferguson October: A Weekend of Resistance The weekend of October 10-13 saw Ferguson pulsating with sustained protests that expressed the undying rage at the killing of Michael Brown, with the possible indictment of police office...

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This upcoming weekend, there will be protests in and around Ferguson, MO demanding justice for the racist police murder of Michael Brown. Socialist Alternative will be participating in these actions, sending members from across the...

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