Darnell Summers speaks at press conference on Nov. 13, 2020
Domestic News

Press Conference Demands That Darnell Summers Remains Free

By Detroit Fighting Words Staff Longtime African American revolutionary and cultural worker, Darnell Summers, is once again being threatened with prosecution in the death of a Michigan State Police Red Squad officer in Inkster, Michigan, […]

President Ronald Reagan met with Afghani guerrilla fighters promising money and weapons to kill Russian (Soviet) troops.
Domestic News

Editorial: “If you believe that, I have a bridge in Brooklyn to sell you”

By Fighting Words Staff George C. Parker (1860-1936) became famous in New York City as the great con-man who repeatedly sold the Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of Liberty and Madison Square Garden to gullible victims. […]

Venezuelan authorities foiled a mercenary incursion to topple Maduro
International News

Venezuela Smashes U.S. Based Invasion Plot

By David Sole With their strategy to foment internal opposition to achieve regime change in Venezuela faltering badly, it appears that U.S. imperialism is shifting to overt external force to overthrow the socialist path followed […]

sample of the suspected contaminated face masks Saudi Arabia air dropped into Yemen’s Hodeidah province
International News

Saudis Air Drop Masks Suspected to be Contaminated with COVID-19 into Yemen

By Randi Nord Sana’a (GPA) – The Saudi coalition continues weaponizing disease in Yemen — this time capitalizing on the novel coronavirus — in a disturbing and barbaric fashion. Saudi planes have air dropped suspicious […]

AFRICOM in the Sahel -
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United States Continues Imperialist Policies Despite COVID-19 Pandemic

By Abayomi Azikiwe Countries throughout the globe are focusing on the eradication of the COVID-19 pandemic which has infected nearly a million people and killed over 45,000. During the early phase of the detection of […]

Poster memorializing those massacred in Odessa Ukraine.
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Biden, Ukraine and the Nazis

By Russ Bellant Author’s Note: To anticipate questions about my claim to know what I have written, my research and writing on post-WWII emigre nazis goes back to the early 1980s. I wrote a book […]

Berlin Conference on Libya held in Jan. 2020
International News

The Struggle to End Imperialist Militarism in the 21st Century

By Abayomi Azikiwe Note: This address was prepared and delivered at a Communist Workers League (CWL) class on United States Imperialism and the War against Iran which was held on Saturday January 25, 2020 in […]

UN inspectors in Syria in 2013
International News

Lies behind the U.S. invasion of Syria

By Fighting Words Staff The US-led intervention in Syria (2011 – present) was premised on the notion that President Bashar Al Assad is a monstrous dictator who murders his own people with chemical weapons. One […]

Detroit MECAWI demonstration against war provocations against Iran, Jan. 4, 2020.
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Detroit Demonstration Against Threats on Iran Descends on Financial District

By FW Detroit Staff These photographs were taken at a demonstration in downtown Detroit opposing the recent targeted assassinations in Iraq of Iranian Lt.Gen. Qasam Soleimani and a Deputy Commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis of the […]

Martin Luther King, Jr. marches with other Civil Rights, Labor and Antiwar leaders in Chicago on March 25, 1967 against the Vietnam War
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MLK Day 2020: Honor the Antiwar Legacy of the Civil Rights Movement

By Abayomi Azikiwe Monday, January 20, marks the 91st birthday commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968). Since 1986, the federal government has recognized the third Monday in January as a national holiday where […]