Racial oppression is rooted in capitalism. White people are not oppressed as white people, but do suffer from capitalism in other ways. White anti-racism cannot only be based on moral values but must also be related to their own oppressions caused by capitalism.Continue reading Why Racism? Why Anti-Racism? – Can White People be Allies of People of Color?
Vermont AFL-CIO Position Statement On The Fight Against Racism: Now Is The Time For Unity & Action!Continue reading #VT AFL-CIO First State Labor Council In Nation To Support Black Self Determination
Dr. Keisha N. Blain speaks to ROAR about the vital role of Black women leaders in the success of Black political movements in modern US history.Continue reading “Silence is not an option”: Black women make history
UK. We need to fight to abolish capitalism and the state, and have a fundamental systematic change to be in collective control of our own lives.Continue reading Solidarity with #BLM and #Bristol
UK. Winston Churchill is a figure from British history who is much venerated and has been discussed again because of recent graffiti on his statue in central London. We are supposed to believe that he was a war hero, that we couldn’t have won the Second World War without him and that he stood for British freedom itself. This, however, is more mythology than history and focuses only on a romanticised version of the Second World War. Even if we are to remember him for the war though, there is the problem of his strategic decisions (such as Gallipoli in WW1) which cost the British armed forces many lives, as well as the fact that it was largely working-class people who actually fought the war.Continue reading #Churchill’s #racism, in his own words
Black Lives Matter the Netherlands has occupied the squares of the Netherlands these past weeks. Yet politicians and our government keep ignoring the message.Continue reading The Hague: STOP legalizing police violence! Black Lives Matter!
Statementy by comrades of “Bruxelles Dévie” on the clashes during the Black Lives Matter demo on Sunday, June 7, 2020.Continue reading #BLM demonstration in #Brussels: We will not condemn this violence