8 February 2018 — Black Agenda Report
Glen Ford , BAR executive editor
The leadership of the African National Congress is attempting to stamp out language that offends its patrons in the international corporate classes.
Margaret Kimberley , BAR editor and senior columnist
Only “dupes of the highest order” defend the government’s use and abuse of its spying powers in the name of “Resistance.”
Ann Garrison , BAR contributor
Far from being partisan political hot air, the Nunes memo points to unlawful “collusion” between the Clinton campaign and the federal investigators that went after Trump
Bruce A. Dixon, BAR managing editor
Word is Donald Trump wants a giant military parade – artillery, armored vehicles, missile launchers bigger than the North Koreans…
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“Intersectionality,” is an invention of the establishment, not of the left a notion which the left has seized upon to describe its own practices and aspirations, to its detriment, argues BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon.
U.S. Left Lacks Class Consciousness
“Every issue in U.S. society is shaped in a white supremacist fashion,” according to activist and scholar Jeffrey B.Perry. Perry is also the biographer of black pioneering socialist of a century ago, Hubert Harrison
In Tribute to Black Political Prisoners
“They are the unspoken, invisible and buried-alive legacy of the revolutionary movements of the 1960s and 70s that were neutralized by the FBI, local police, courts and the corporate media,by the FBI, local police, courts and the corporate media, by way of Cointelpro,” said Dequi Kioni Sadiki, host of the Malcolm X Commemoration Committee’s 22nd annual dinner Tribute to Black Political Prisoners and Their Families,
“Daniels’s arrest poses the even more troubling possibility that his case could be just the first of many.
“To fail to acknowledge the fact that Robeson and his work were virtually unknown, were erased by the thought police, underscores Callow’s unfitness to discuss Robeson’s career.”
“Of those Americans who have completed all their punishments but still cannot vote, 48 percent live in the Sunshine State.”
“Nearly half of the teachers failed to teach their students that protections for slavery were enshrined in the U.S. Constitution.”
“Leaders of both union locals say they don’t have a problem with charter schools per se, but rather they oppose the proliferation of the charter system of management.”
“’Sub-Saharan Africa loses roughly $100 billion of ANS annually because it is “the only region with periods of negative levels’ of gross national income…”
“The workers represented and led the black public striving for decent employment, paying jobs, decent living conditions, quality public schools and union recognition…”
“Barack Obama bombed those majority Muslim nations, with no regard for human life, and his supporters didn’t say a peep…”