Austin: March in Honor of Garrett Foster on Anniversary of His Murder

By Josefina Morales On July 25, the one-year anniversary of the murder of Garrett Foster, supporters of the movement for Black lives marched in his memory, calling for the conviction of his killer and for the advancement of his fight in service of the people. Foster, 28, was killed by Daniel Perry, a reactionary active-duty US Army sergeant who drove into a crowd of protesters … Continue reading Austin: March in Honor of Garrett Foster on Anniversary of His Murder

Commemorations Held in Honor of Garrett Foster One Year after His Murder

Garrett Foster was murdered by reactionary US Army sergeant Daniel Perry on July 25, 2020, while defending a march for Black lives in Austin, Texas. Foster’s death has resonated with revolutionaries around the US—the example he set by putting his life on the line and making the ultimate sacrifice for the people is something that lives on far beyond his last heartbeat. The following is a … Continue reading Commemorations Held in Honor of Garrett Foster One Year after His Murder

One Year Later, Garrett Foster Lives Forever in the Struggle

By the Editorial Board One year ago on July 25, 2020, Garrett Foster, a servant of the people and defender of Black lives, was murdered in the streets of Austin for standing up to a reactionary during a protest in the wake of the May Uprisings, defending the people and the movement that he believed in. His absence is an immense loss, but what cannot … Continue reading One Year Later, Garrett Foster Lives Forever in the Struggle

Austin: El sargento del ejército estadounidense Daniel Perry es acusado del asesinato de Garrett Foster

Por el Consejo Editorial  El 1 de julio, un gran jurado acusó formalmente al sargento en servicio activo del ejército estadounidense Daniel Perry por cargos de asesinato, conducta mortal y agresión agravada por el asesinato del activista antirracista Garrett Foster. Un juez del condado de Travis presentó los cargos luego de un año de protestas y acciones que exigían la condena de Perry después de … Continue reading Austin: El sargento del ejército estadounidense Daniel Perry es acusado del asesinato de Garrett Foster

Austin: US Army Sergeant Daniel Perry Indicted for Murder of Garrett Foster

By the Editorial Board On July 1, active-duty US Army sergeant Daniel Perry was indicted by a grand jury for charges of murder, deadly conduct, and aggravated assault for his murder of antiracist activist Garrett Foster. A Travis County judge placed the charges following a year of protests and actions demanding Perry’s conviction after he killed Foster during a protest for Black lives on July … Continue reading Austin: US Army Sergeant Daniel Perry Indicted for Murder of Garrett Foster

Austin: Garrett Foster’s Memorial Rebuilt by Family, Friends, and Activists

By Roger Kuessey Last week, activists rebuilt Garrett Foster’s memorial on the corner of 4th St. and Congress Avenue in downtown Austin, at the site where Garrett was murdered by active-duty US Army sergeant Daniel Perry in July of last year during a protest for Black lives during the summer of uprisings. Following Garrett’s murder on July 25, activists and supporters continued to maintain and … Continue reading Austin: Garrett Foster’s Memorial Rebuilt by Family, Friends, and Activists

Austin: Police Attack Wife of Garrett Foster at his Memorial

By the Editorial Board During a march in honor of Garrett Foster, an activist killed in the summer uprisings by US Army Sergeant Daniel Perry, the Austin Police Department attacked his widow, Whitney, at the site of where Garrett was gunned down in downtown Austin. Whitney is a community activist who has taken up the fight for justice for Garrett, as well as continuing her … Continue reading Austin: Police Attack Wife of Garrett Foster at his Memorial

Austin: La policía ataca a la esposa de Garrett Foster en su homenaje

Por el Consejo Editorial Durante una marcha en honor a Garrett Foster, un activista asesinado en los levantamientos del verano por el sargento del ejército estadounidense Daniel Perry, el Departamento de Policía de Austin atacó a su viuda, Whitney, en el lugar donde Garrett fue asesinado a tiros en el centro de Austin. Whitney es una activista de la comunidad que ha asumido la lucha … Continue reading Austin: La policía ataca a la esposa de Garrett Foster en su homenaje

Austin: La familia de Garrett Foster lo honra en su cumpeaños mientras su asesino anda libre

Por Mike Talavera La familia de Garrett Foster, un servidor del pueblo y defensor de las vidas negras, lo conmemoró el viernes pasado en lo que habría sido su cumpleaños. Su madre, Sheila, inspirada por el trabajo activista previo de su hijo, coordinó la donación de decenas de mantas para personas sin casa en el centro de Austin. Aunque (incluso) cuando encontró un poco de … Continue reading Austin: La familia de Garrett Foster lo honra en su cumpeaños mientras su asesino anda libre

Austin: Garrett Foster’s Family Honors Him on His Birthday, His Killer Still Walks Free

Photos by Garrett’s father Steve and his wife Paddy By Mike Talavera The family of Garrett Foster, a servant of the people and defender of Black lives, commemorated him this past Friday on what would have been his 29th birthday. His mother, Sheila, inspired by the prior activist work of her son, coordinated donations of dozens of blankets for the homeless in the downtown Austin … Continue reading Austin: Garrett Foster’s Family Honors Him on His Birthday, His Killer Still Walks Free