Atlanta Shooting Spree is Sexist Violence, Imperialism to Blame

Photo credit: Reuters By the Editorial Board Since Tuesday, the monopoly media has been in an uproar over the shooting spree in Atlanta in which the 21-year-old reactionary Robert Aaron Long targeted three Asian massage parlors, killing eight people and wounding another. Much of the discussion in the aftermath of the killings have focused on the fact that six of the eight people murdered were … Continue reading Atlanta Shooting Spree is Sexist Violence, Imperialism to Blame

Georgia: Governor Deploys National Guard Troops to Atlanta, State Police HQ Attacked

By Nélida Tello On Monday, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp declared a state of emergency and deployed 1,000 National Guard troops to Atlanta following numerous shootings and an attack on state police headquarters last weekend. 100 protesters attacked the Georgia State Patrol (GSP) headquarters early Sunday morning. Lieutenant Stephanie Stallings described the protesters as “militant in their actions” as they smashed windows with bricks and threw … Continue reading Georgia: Governor Deploys National Guard Troops to Atlanta, State Police HQ Attacked

Black Militia Assembles at World’s Largest Pro-Slavery Monument

By Mike Talavera On the imperialist 4th of July, hundreds of heavily armed militia members of the all-Black “Not Fucking Around” Coalition (NFAC) descended on Stone Mountain State Park outside of Atlanta to present a show of force and call for the removal of the nine-story quartz sculpting honoring leaders of the former Confederacy, the largest monument to white supremacy in the world. “As long … Continue reading Black Militia Assembles at World’s Largest Pro-Slavery Monument

Racist Police Keep Killing Despite Protests

PHOTO: The Wendy’s in Atlanta where Rayshard Brooks was shot, on fire after protests By Mike Talavera The police murder of Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta, Georgia on June 12 shot a hole through any hope that US police would stop killing people in response to the George Floyd protests. The incineration of the Wendy’s restaurant where Brooks was murdered the following night and the crowd … Continue reading Racist Police Keep Killing Despite Protests