50 Years Since the Release of George Jackson’s Blood in My Eye

A critical assessment, from Socialist Alternative Black Caucus in honor of Black August. On August...

COVID In New York Prisons – One More Reason for Cuomo to Resign

Andrew Cuomo, governor of New York for more than a decade and son of...

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Kalief Browder and the American “Injustice System”

In May of 2010, 16-year-old Kalief Browder and a friend were walking home through...

Mass Incarceration and the Racist Drug Laws

The Black Lives Matter movement has brought into public debate the issue of police killings of black people and rampant racism in police departments.

Obama, the Deporter-In-Chief

Lack of political action halting deportations is fueling heroic civil disobedience

Shocking Statistics of Black Youth Unemployment

A report by the Chicago Urban League has shed a new light on the failures of capitalism to provide for working people of color. The unemployment rate of black male teenagers is at an astounding 92%.

Book Review: Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

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Kazakhstan: Persecuted Activists Speak Out

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