Black Agenda Report 22 January 2020

22 January 2020 — Black Agenda Report

Shaky Joe Biden, Billionaire Bloomberg, and the Global Race to the Bottom

Glen Ford, BAR executive editor
Bloomberg has put himself and his fortune into the contest to rally his (ruling) classmates to the task of shoring up corporate control of the Party if Sanders seizes the top spot.

Freedom Rider: The Internet Does Washington’s Dirty Work

Margaret Kimberley, BAR senior columnist
As long as the internet is in private hands it should be seen as a “frenemy” — a useful resource that can also be wielded as a weapon.
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Black Agenda Report 8 January 2020

8 January 2020 — Black Agenda Report

Trump is a Criminal, But the Democrats Belong to the Same Mafia

Glen Ford, BAR executive editor
The Republicans and Democrats are united under the American imperial banner, and only differ on details of strategy to maintain Washington’s global domination.

Freedom Rider: Iran and the Need for Black Activism

Margaret Kimberley, BAR senior columnist
Black Americans, as perpetual targets of US lies and attacks, should be the first to reject Washington’s rationales for war with Iran.
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Black Agenda Report 18 December 2019

18 December 2019 — Black Agenda Report

The Impending Ruling Class Mental Breakdown and Riot

Glen Ford, BAR executive editor
The outcome of the early primaries may erase Joe Biden’s “electability” luster and plunge the Lords of Capital into a panic in which all bets are off on what’s left of democratic liberties.

Freedom Rider: Propaganda and the Defeat of Jeremy Corbyn

Margaret Kimberley, BAR editor and senior columnist
If Corbyn can be defeated with a libel it can work just as well on Sanders.

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Black Agenda Report 28 November 2019

28 November 2019 — Black Agenda Report

A (Re)Born National “Black and Left-Led” Organization Fights for Community Control of Police 

Glen Ford, BAR executive editor
On the momentum of Chicago’s anti-police movement – the most advanced in the nation – the city’s Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression has gone national after a highly successful conference.

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Black Agenda Report 13 November 2019

13 November 2019 — Black Agenda Report

Race is Central to Both Revolution and Reaction in Latin American 

Glen Ford, BAR executive editor
The world birthed in the near extinction of one-fifth of humanity still exists, in the social relations bequeathed to the Americas by conquistadors and enslavers.

Freedom Rider: Hybrid Warfare in Bolivia and Beyond 

Margaret Kimberley, BAR editor and senior columnist
The violelnt coup in Bolivia, like all of Washington’s regime-change and dirty tricks operations, has been aided and abetted by corporate media’s masters of euphemism.
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Black Agenda Report 23 October 2019: Nobody Gets Liberated Until the Defeat of the Plutocrats / Freedom Rider: The Return of Hillary Clinton…

23 October 2019 — Black Agenda Report

Contrary to erroneous info displayed on Eventbrite, there are still seats available for BAR’s 13th Anniversary Celebration , Saturday, Oct 26, at the People’s Forum in New York City.
JUST SHOW UP AT THE DOOR AT 6pm, AND YOU’LL BE WELCOMED

Every year presents new challenges to those struggling for human liberation. For Black Agenda Report, the essential task remains the same as when we published our first issue, on October 26, 2006: to sustain a radical, Black-led publication that can effectively intervene in the great debates of our time. We believe BAR has helped shape the Black Left political debate in this turbulent era of late stage, imperial capitalism – a period of economic catastrophe for Black and poor Americans, political disarray among “progressives,” and escalating lawlessness in U.S. foreign policy. Through it all, BAR has steadily increased both our audience and our capabilities, while waging weekly political battle with the ruling Lords of Capital, the ever-conniving “Black Misleadership Class,” and those who would “sheep-dog” the Left into alliance with corporate forces.
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