Lifting a Rock to Drop It On One’s Own Feet: On the Failed US Mission in Afghanistan

Comrade Redbeard and Comrade Toussaint The US-led effort in Afghanistan collapsed with a pathetic whimper on Sunday, with the entry of Taliban forces into Kabul, the nation’s capital, the flight of puppet President Ashraf Ghani to Tajikistan, and the Vietnam-esque images of helicopters taking off from the roof of the (former) US Embassy. According to US officials, American soldiers have shot two supposedly armed men … Continue reading Lifting a Rock to Drop It On One’s Own Feet: On the Failed US Mission in Afghanistan

A Comrade’s Tribute to Fidel Castro on His 95th Birthday

But when we take the measure of a human being who has passed on (and therefore no longer has an opportunity to grow, or be held accountable) we must add up the good, the bad, and the in-between. In my estimation, comrade Fidel left this world far better than he came to it. This is the key. His contributions and the contributions of the Cuban people in the fight against colonialism, apartheid, and imperialism in Africa are almost enough to cement his legacy in and of themselves. There’s a reason why he took the time to meet with Malcolm X when he came to Harlem, and why Nelson Mandela visited Cuba and Castro shortly after his release from prison. Continue reading A Comrade’s Tribute to Fidel Castro on His 95th Birthday

On the Assassination of Jovenel Moise and the Continued Struggle of the Haitian People

Comrade Redbeard Jovenel Moise, the “president” in name and dictator in fact of Haiti, was assassinated by gunmen in his home this morning. These gunmen allegedly claimed to be DEA agents, and were “foreigners” that “spoke both English and Spanish”. While the situation is still developing, and there are many unknown details, we can draw some conclusions despite the fog. First and foremost, Moise’s murder … Continue reading On the Assassination of Jovenel Moise and the Continued Struggle of the Haitian People

FTP-STL Speaks: Why We Want to Destroy American Imperialism

By: FTP-STL For the People – STL is an intermediate organization in Saint Louis, Missouri. Every member of our formation is required to adopt and unite with our points of unity shared with other FTP organizations across the country, these being: anti-capitalism, anti-imperialism, support for and work towards initiating and maintaining direct aid to the people. Most important than direct aid to the people (which … Continue reading FTP-STL Speaks: Why We Want to Destroy American Imperialism

Down With Genocider Statues – It Is Right To Rebel!

Comrade Andy As the uprisings across the so called United States have continued for not only George Floyd, but Breonna Taylor and Elijah McClain, many monuments to the white supremacist imperialist order have been torn by protesters. From statues of Christopher Columbus, the first modern imperialist and genocider, slave owners and human traffickers, butchers of Indigenous people to pigs like Frank Rizzo of Philadephia, many … Continue reading Down With Genocider Statues – It Is Right To Rebel!

Anticolonial Uprising in Puerto Rico

By Sabine Lebrón January 21, 2020 SAN JUAN: On Saturday, 19 January, the discovery in Ponce of a stash of squandered emergency relief supplies – sorely needed in the wake of the devastating earthquakes which rocked the island early last week – set off a series of mass demonstrations against the comprador government, culminating today in a call for the resignation of so-called governor Wanda … Continue reading Anticolonial Uprising in Puerto Rico

“No War” Slogan Appears on Soldiers’ Memorial

By Huey Dessalines January 6, 2020 SAINT LOUIS: The slogan “No War,” along with the hammer and sickle, appeared in red spraypaint on the Soldiers’ Memorial museum and monument in Downtown Saint Louis over the weekend. Bourgeois news outlet Saint Louis Post-Dispatch states:  “A Post-Dispatch photographer counted four parts of the memorial’s exterior that were defaced — not far from some surveillance cameras. The Missouri … Continue reading “No War” Slogan Appears on Soldiers’ Memorial

Chicago Anti-War Protest Report Back and Criticism

January 4, 2020 CHICAGO: Hundreds of protesters gathered on Saturday outside of Trump Tower in downtown Chicago to condemn the US’s escalation of war with Iran. Protests were called across the country in response to airstrikes that occurred Thursday which killed Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, the head of the elite Iranian Quds Force, and militia leader Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis. This assault was ordered by Donald … Continue reading Chicago Anti-War Protest Report Back and Criticism

US Takes Credit for Assassination of Iranian General, Escalating War Danger

By Huey Dessalines January 2, 2020 WASHINGTON: The Pentagon announced Thursday that the airstrike that killed Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, the head of the elite Iranian Quds Force, was ordered by Donald Trump in retaliation for the militant mass actions against the US Embassy in Baghdad that rang in the New Year, and other militant actions against Yankee imperialism that have rocked the region over … Continue reading US Takes Credit for Assassination of Iranian General, Escalating War Danger