25 October 2018 — Black Agenda Report
– Glen Ford , BAR executive editor
Corporate rule imposes a duopoly system in which one party is overtly white supremacist and the other party refuses to tackle racial oppression – but both pursue austerity and war.
– Margaret Kimberley , BAR editor and senior columnist
Washington blames “socialism” when Venezuelans flee their country’s US-created economic crisis, but defame Honduran refugees fleeing the misery created by the US in that country.
Danny Haiphong , BAR contributor
The collapse of imperialism has been restrained by the military state. For now.
– Ann Garrison , BAR contributor
Memos from an intel-for-hire outfit reveal that Washington’s top ally in Africa, Rwanda dictator Paul Kagame, runs one of the world’s most prolific assassination squads.
Jessica Pupovac and Kari Lydersen
Women in prisons across the country are disciplined at significantly higher rates than male inmates for mostly minor, subjective infractions.
by Dr. Matthew Quest
Decades before he became Jamil Al-Amin Louisiana-born H Rap Brown was a major figure in and keen observer of the developing black and American political realities. Some of his observations half a century ago make eloquent good sense today.
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Charity is a Rich Man’s Scam
–The rich have vast wealth because most human beings have little or no wealth at all, said Julie Wark, author of Against Charitam
You Can’t Separate Police and Violence –
– “Police reform can’t work,” said Micol Seigel, author of Violence Work: State Power and the Limits of Police,“because the core of what cops do is inflict violence upon enemies of the established order.
Women’s March on the Pentagon
— “The military is based on destruction and war and US imperialism, which basically means stealing the resources from people who happen to be non-white, says Lisa Davis, one of several voices of the 2018 Womens March on the Pentagon held last weekend.
Jahan Choudhry BAR Comments Editor
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Roberto Sirvent, BAR Book Forum Editor
So-called “community policing” may actually expand police power, and Canadian racial tolerance is a myth.
a review by Ron Ridenour
The US has been waging hot and cod war against Russia for almost a century — wars that are always accompanied by massive lying to the American public.