2 May 2018 — Black Agenda Report
– Glen Ford , BAR executive editor Bill Cosby‘s crimes against women have finally caught up to him, but he was never made to pay a political price for his rants against the Black poor and women “with names like Shaniqua and Taliqua.’”
– Bruce A. Dixon , BAR managing editor Trump’s bellicose threats to North Korea were lazy clowning. The only way to remove the foot from his mouth was to let Koreans make peace. Thank the clown for that. Next they’ll demand US troops leave Korea. Thank the clown for that too.
– Margaret Kimberley , BAR editor and senior columnist
Police roll mob-deep through America’s cities, enforcing a lynch law that is even more pervasive than the previous reign of terror.
– Danny Haiphong , BAR contributor
Cory Booker has “never failed in his service to the ruling class,” but he’s hoping that Democrats won’t notice his deep corporate ties in 2020.
Raymond Nat Turner, BAR poet-in-residence
Called it ‘Stormy Sunday—’ Monday was more Mad
Called it ‘Stormy Sunday—’ Monday was more Mad…
“We will never support U.S. imperialism in any of its adventures.”
Ann Garrison, BAR contributor
“People who were not members of the Black Panther Party or who were not political are released,”
Nellie Bailey and Glen Ford
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Trump national security advisor John Bolton “is simply a militarist,” said Phyllis Bennis, director of the New International Project at the Institute for Policy Studies, in Washing
Afro-Colombians fear for the lives of two leaders of the Black Communities Process, or PCN, the main organization defending the collective land rights of Afro-descended peoples.
Supporters of the nation’s best-known political prisoner believe there is a real chance he can be sent home soon.
Tanzania recently made some seed saving a crime. Liberia lifted its requirements for trading companies to file environmental impact statements.
“Close to 200 women were murdered by lynch mobs in the American South.”
“Flint is a place a city where many people are unlikely to ever drink another drop of tap water as long as they live.”
“The right-wing Citizens for Liberty and Sandinista Renewal Movement political organizations have led the violent protests.”
“’Land and the hunger for land’ is uniting rural and urban workers.”