Black Syndicate Motorcycle Club lead the demeonstration along Washtenaw Ave on April 17, 2021 WDIV
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Protest Honoring George Floyd (9:29) held in Ann Arbor, MI

By Fighting Words Staff A protest against police killings and brutality against African Americans was held in Ann Arbor, MI on April 17. More than 100 protestors from Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti were joined by […]

Minneapolis crowd reacts to Derek Chauvin guilty verdict
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Guilty on All Charges: Chauvin, Cops and the Racist System

By  Abayomi Azikiwe Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty on three counts of murder in the brutal death of 47-year-old African American George Floyd. The jury impaneled in the historic case only […]

Mass protest against police murder of George Floyd.
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Note on Police Murders and the 2020 Elections

By Fred Vitale The movement against police murder of Black people was the most significant event in the class struggle in 2020 in the U.S. This movement was broad — taking place across the country […]

George Floyd's brother addresses the UN Human RIghts Council on June 18, 2020
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United Nations Human Rights Council Holds Session on Racism in the United States

By Abayomi Azikiwe “We beseech independent African states to help us bring our problem before the United Nations, on the grounds that the United States Government is morally incapable of protecting the lives and the […]

African American photo and graphic commemorating Juneteenth
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Atlanta Wendy's turned into memorial for Rayshard Brooks gunned down by white cop
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Ballots, Bullets and the African American Struggle in Georgia

By Abayomi Azikiwe “This is why I say it’s the ballot or the bullet. It’s liberty or it’s death. It’s freedom for everybody or freedom for nobody. America today finds herself in a unique situation. […]

ILWU Local 10 marching against police terror on May Day 2015, Oakland, California.
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Labor Call to Down tools to Honor All Victims of Police Murder

By ILWU Local 10 The International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Coast Longshore Division, representing locals at all 29 West Coast ports, will stop work and lay down their tools on Tuesday, June 9 at […]

Milwaukee WI demo-june-7-2020
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They Ain’t Peaceful: The Rich Violently Loot Wisconsin 24/7!

By Wisconsin Bail Out the People Movement “Nobody in the world, nobody in history, has ever gotten their freedom by appealing to the moral sense of the people who were oppressing them.” — Comandante Assata […]

Chicago demonstration calling for defunding the police
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Defunding and Dismantling the Police Being Fiercely Debated in the United States

By Abayomi Azikiwe Since the videotaped violent murder of African American George Floyd in Minneapolis on May 25, there has been an upsurge in antiracist and anti-police brutality demonstrations and rebellions spanning across the United […]

Delmar demo
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Delmar NY demo: No justice, no peace!

By FW Staff 250 youth marched through the hamlet of Delmar, NY shouting “Black Lives Matter” and “No Justice, No Peace”. They then staged a rally in the main intersection of the town that blocked […]