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Race and the War Machine

August 30, 2020 // 0 Comments

About Michael McPhearson: Currently residing in Seattle, Washington, Michael T. McPhearson was the executive director of Veterans For Peace from October 2013 to June 2019. He is a founding co-chair of the Don’t Shoot Coalition in Saint Louis, MO. Don’t Shoot was organized in the …

We will continue the call for racial justice by spreading ourselves out on the corners of Gallivan Blvd, Adams St. and Granite Ave with signs that communicate to our neighbors and commuters that the multiple threats to Black lives and systemic racism must end. Wear …

This article is the third in a three part series on the challenges faced by Indigenous peoples across the Americas during the COVID-19 era. Read the first part here, and the second part here.  Response With around 40% of the population being Indigenous, Guatemala has …

This article is the second in a three part series on the challenges faced by Indigenous peoples across the Americas during the COVID-19 era. Read the first part here, and the third part here.  Land Rights While Indigenous populations themselves are being decimated by the …

This article is the first in a three part series on the challenges faced by Indigenous peoples across the Americas during the COVID-19 era. Read the second part here, and the third part here.    From Alaska to Chile, North and South America have been …

Resisting State Repression

August 4, 2020 // 0 Comments

You know you’ve got Trump scared when he starts trying to roll out this kind of militarized response! Because folks have been organizing so effectively to defund police under the call from Black leadership, and mass numbers of folks are taking to the streets in …

Originally published in Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists This past Memorial Day, a Minneapolis police officer knelt on the throat of an African-American, George Floyd, for 8 minutes and 46 seconds. Seventy-five years ago, an American pilot dropped an atomic bomb on the civilian population …

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