By: Huey Dessalines CARMEL, INDIANA: Black physician Dr. Susan Moore died on December 20th, 2020, after making a video exposing the barbaric treatment she received at the hands of colonizer physicians and nurses at IU Health North Hospital. Dr. Moore takes to task the racist “physician”, Bannec, for a variety of objective crimes against the medical profession, namely, denying potentially lifesaving treatment to a patient … Continue reading Rest In Power Dr. Susan Moore: Servant of the People and Exposer of Racist Abuses in American Medicine During COVID-19 Pandemic
By: FTP-Chicago On Monday, December 14th, body cam footage was released on CBS 2 of a pig raid from February 21, 2019, exposing the harassment and abuse of a Black woman by the Chicago pig department. The footage shows twelve pigs approaching a home with semi-automatic rifles, a battering ram, and a crowbar. They yell “search warrant!” and immediately begin knocking down the door. Anjanette … Continue reading On the Anjanette Young Case: State Corruption and Movementism
By Com. S and Com. Jae Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the inhumanity of the capitalist-imperialist system has been on display for the whole world. In the so-called U.S., contradictions were exposed as hospitals reached capacity within weeks; mass graves juxtaposed the bourgeoisie’s unwillingness to allocate resources for people’s survival; supply lines were interrupted, leaving people with empty aisles in grocery stores; prisoners … Continue reading Albany Park: Report Back on Gentrification During the Pandemic
December 18, 2020 By: Comrade Redbeard It has become something of a cliché to refer to Western Sahara as “Africa’s last colony.” Long after open colonialism has ended in most of Africa ), the brazen occupation of Western Sahara and the Sahrawi (or Saharawi) people continues. When Spain’s occupying forces were forced to withdraw from the area in 1975, the neighboring countries of Morocco and … Continue reading Death to Colonialism, Whether in Western Sahara or America!
December 7, 2020 By: Huey Dessalines Memphis: FedEx is a multibillion dollar shipping company that employs over 500,000 people worldwide. It delivered over 2.54 billion packages in FY 2020. Top executives made several million dollars each in FY2020. Yet, on the shipping floor and in the trucks which have made such million dollar payouts possible, there is sharp class struggle like always. Health conditions are … Continue reading Inside the Purple Parasite: A FedEx Worker Talks to PVN
December 7, 2020 By: Comrade Mary ST. LOUIS, MO. On January 1, at least 6.7 million American households will be facing eviction. Since the coronavirus pandemic hit in early 2020, many Americans have lost their jobs and at least 18 million Americans are behind on mortgage and rent payments. Earlier this year, the city government declared a rent moratorium. During the moratorium, courts cannot force … Continue reading Housing Moratorium in STL Expires December 31
December 7, 2020 On December 7, 2020, the MOVE Organization formally rejected the City of Philadelphia’s apology for the actions of the Philadelphia Police Department on May 13, 1985. In this halfhearted attempt at an apology, the City mentions the well-being of the “first responders” that committed the bombing and fanned the fires in the first place. It also refuses to mention the continued plight … Continue reading MOVE Organization Rejects City of Philadelphia’s Apology for 1985 Bombing, Demands Revolutionary Justice for Victims of Police Murder
Comrade Toussaint “Cadre” is a word that is bounced around a lot, but many don’t grasp its true meaning. The Chinese word for cadre is “ganbu”, which roughly translates to “backbone personnel”. This is how we should view ourselves – backbone personnel of the revolution, essential workers if you will. The categories below, I believe, sum up the essence of a good Maoist cadre and … Continue reading What Makes A Good Maoist?
“At first glance it seems strange that the attitude of the anti-Semite can be equated with that of the negrophobe. It was my philosophy teacher from the Antilles who reminded me one day: “When you hear someone insulting the Jews pay attention; he is talking about you.” And I believed at the time he was universally right, meaning that I was responsible in my body … Continue reading Against ‘Left’ Antisemitism, Fight for Proletarian Internationalism: An Open Letter to Black Hammer from the MCP-OC
By Comrade Sabine So many green streams and blue hills, but to what avail ?This tiny creature left even Hua To powerless!Hundreds of villages choked with weeds, men wasted away;Thousands of homes deserted, ghosts chanted mournfully.Motionless, by earth I travel eighty thousand li a day,Surveying the sky I see a myriad Milky Ways from afar.Should the Cowherd ask tidings of the God of Plague,Say the … Continue reading Farewell to the God of Plague! – A Revolutionary Response to Pandemic
By Huey Dessalines February 3, 2020 SAINT LOUIS: Comrades of FTP-STL (For the People, Saint Louis) conducted the second monthly group cohesion exercise beginning at 12:30 PM. A local nature preserve served as the staging area for this exercise due to the availability of trails (a comrade brought his infant daughter) along with off road areas leading to the Meramac River. The exercise began with … Continue reading Report: FTP-STL Continues Monthly Group Cohesion Exercises
By Ramblin Hamlin Leaving north St. Louis Or was it south No matter anymore It’s all in disrepair Battle lines Drawn through gentrification Dividing the Haves From the Have Nots This side of street holds skeletons Literally the opposite side, mansions The poor divided from the rich Don’t get caught on ‘their’ side This side of that road crumbles One dilapidated church on every block … Continue reading Poem: “The Divide”