Black Agenda Report October 4, 2018: Amazon Concession to $15 per Hour Not Bernie’s Doing; Democratic Fascism vs the Trump Kind; Kavanaugh Farce

4 October 2018 — Black Agenda Report

Democratic Corporate Fascism vs the Trump Kind 

– Glen Ford , BAR executive editor
Modern American corporate fascism is rooted in multinational corporate structures and wedded to a concept of racial and cultural “diversity” that (they hope) is compatible with corporate dictatorship.

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Black Agenda Report Thursday September 27 2018: Maynard Jackson Netflix Movie Mangles Black History; We Don’t Need Cosby’s ‘Race Man’; World War Looms in Syria

27 September 2018 — Black Agenda Report

Maynard Jackson Netflix Movie Muddles Black Politics, Mangles Black History

– Bruce A. Dixon , BAR managing editor
Sam Pollard’s Maynard Jackson documentary currently on Netflix is lazy black history denuded of black politics in the service of black elites.

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Black Agenda Report 20 September 2018: Who Benefits From Unity Behind Black Candidates; Bernie’s Got a Brand New Bag; African Heroes Leave Prison in Rwanda

20 September 2018 — Black Agenda Report

Does Black Unity Behind Black Candidates Really Help Most Black People? 

– Bruce A. Dixon , BAR managing editor
Not really. The wall of black unity around Barack Obama freed him to embrace school privatiztion, to ignore foreclosures of hundreds of thousands of black families, to break promises to raise the minimum wage and more. Are we repeating that mistake?
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Black Agenda Report 13 September 2018: Progressive Democrats Silent on Foreign Policy, 9/11 Legacy ofTwo Contending Fascisms, The Plot…

13 September 2018 — Black Agenda Report

Two Thirds of Progressive Democrat Congressional Candidates Are Silent on Foreign Policy. Why? 

– Bruce A. Dixon , BAR managing editor
Of 31 candidates backed by Justice Democrats, Our Revolution and Brand New Congress, 21 have absolutely nothing to say about foreign policy. That can’t be right. Don’t they trust Democratic voters?

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Black Agenda Report for Thursday September 6, 2018: Re-Installing the Russians as the Enemy; John McCain. Trump Derangement & False Black Consciousness

6 September 2018 — Black Agenda Report

Trump Protects Al Qaeda, “The Resistance” Applauds, Cursing “Russians” 

– Glen Ford , BAR executive editor
The “Russians” had to be reinstalled as the “enemy” after Obama made his alliance with Islamist jihad. Trump has now signed on as Protector of the Idlib Caliphate.

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Black Agenda Report for Thursday August 29, 2018: Mourning the Manufactured McCain, Blacks May Back Bernie in 2020, Prison Strike 2018

30 August 2018 — Black Agenda Report

The Manufactured McCain: Lifting Up A Bloodstained Lying Venal Servant of Capitalist Empire 

– Bruce A. Dixon , BAR managing editor
John McCain was a bloodstained bribe taking, lying, war criminal and politician who constructed a myth of himself as outsider and war hero. Lifting him up justifies and sanctifies the empire of capital. Soon they’ll be naming parks and schools after him.

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Black Agenda Report 23 August 2018: Why the Blue Wave Missed Missouri, Longstanding Capitalist Lies, Truth or Dare with Brennan and Guliani

23 August 2018 — Black Agenda Report

Why the Blue Wave Missed Missouri’s 1st CD 

– Bruce A. Dixon , BAR managing editor
Right wing political machines with the black church and nonprofit industrial complex at their core dominate Democratic politics in many black constituencies. That’s what stopped the blue wave.

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