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Days of Action Against White Supremacy

By Fighting Words Staff As of July 23, at least 14 organizations have joined together to mark the second anniversary of Charlottesville by calling for National Days of Action Against White Supremacy – Impeach Trump […]

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Trumpism: the nature of the beast – Part 1

By Cassandra Devereaux The President, advancing the agenda of his party, signed several bills into law opposing immigration. He and his base were angry and feared what they imagined to be the specter that was […]

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Political Agreement in Sudan Sets Stage for Interim Governing Council

By Abayomi Azikiwe What has been hailed as an historic pact between the Forces for Freedom Change (FFC) and the Transitional Military Council (TMC) in the Republic of Sudan, the two major entities vying for […]

Thousands Across the Country Attend Lights for Liberty Vigils
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Roundup of anti-ICE actions

Thousands Across the Country Attend Lights for Liberty Vigils [PHOTOS] Reprinted from heavy. By Stephanie Dube Dwilson On Friday, July 12, thousands of people across the country joined together for Lights for Liberty vigils at more […]

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Capitalist Development and Community Demolitions in Detroit

By Abayomi Azikiwe A white corporate-imposed mayor of the City of Detroit has been projected by the mainstream media as a savior of the majority African American populated municipality. Although there have been enormous problems […]

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Protester demands U.S. War on Iran, June 25, 2019. | Photo: Terri Kay
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No U.S. War on Iran

By Terri Kay About 50 people rallied on Mission Street in San Francisco on Tuesday, June 25th, for an emergency rally, demanding “No U.S. War on Iran” and “End the Sanctions Now”. The speakout/rally was […]

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Cuba Caravan visits Detroit on Juneteenth Day

By Abayomi Azikiwe Note: These following remarks were made by Abayomi Azikiwe at a public meeting held at the Cass Commons in Midtown Detroit on June 19 to celebrate the annual Cuba Caravan which arrived […]

Taking Back Pride picnic
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Taking Back Pride Initiative commemorates 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall rebellion

By Fighting Words Staff An all-day celebration commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Rebellion took place on Belle Isle in Detroit on Friday, June28. The event, attended by more than 175 people, was organized […]