18 October 2018 — Black Agenda Report
– Glen Ford , BAR executive editor
Facebook has become The Great Censor, ready to pull the pages of dissenters that seek to “stir up political debate” in ways that threaten the legitimacy of corporate rule.
– Margaret Kimberley , BAR editor and senior columnist
The corporate media cry crocodile tears over the apparent murder of an elite, CIA-connected “dissident,” while papering over US complicity in Saudi war crimes in Yemen.
– Bruce A. Dixon , BAR managing editor
There are some things we’re allowed to vote on, and other things that are off the table on election. Questions of war, peace and empire are apparently too important for our masters to trust them to voters.
– Ann Garrison , BAR contributor
The imperial aggressions of western governments have inflicted multiple holocausts on the Congolese people. Seven million have died in the last 20 years.
Raymond Nat Turner, BAR poet-in-residence
Father’s fuckin’ anything moving—
he’s on a mission from God
entering orifices he finds,
ferreting out sinners…
Dr. Matthew Quest
Danny Haiphong , BAR contributor
The celebration of Columbus is a product of over five centuries of colonialism and capitalist development.
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Ugandan dissident entertainer and national legislator Bobi Wine says President Yoweri Museveni is worse than former dictator Idi Amin.
The director of the Black Alliance for Peace, Ajamu Baraka, said it is vitally important to give voice to Black Americans’ histori
The US model of mass incarceration can only be understood as an extension of slavery, said Martha Escobar, author of Captivity
Roberto Sirvent, BAR Book Forum Editor
A central aim of liberation theology, in both the Christian and Muslim faiths, is to wrestle theology away from the elites and the privileged
Mark P. Fancher
The anticipated reduction of US troops in Africa will be matched by an increase in killer drones.
Jahan Chowdhry, BAR Comments Editor
World War Dangers in Syria, Democratic party style fascism and more. Our readers weigh in…