Daniel Perry’s Anti-Social Past

By Mike Talavera Since US Army Sergeant Daniel Perry was exposed as the murderer of anti-racist activist Garrett Foster, former classmates and fellow soldiers of Perry’s have come forward with details of his racist and anti-social past. Desera, Perry’s former classmate, trained with him in the ROTC program at R. L. Turner High School in Carrollton, Texas. During this time, Perry regularly used racial slurs … Continue reading Daniel Perry’s Anti-Social Past

San Antonio: Activists Hold Vigil for Garrett Foster

By David Martinez On the evening of August 5, activists in San Antonio held a vigil for Garrett Foster, who was murdered by US Army Sergeant Daniel Perry in Austin on July 25. With a crowd of about a hundred in attendance, organizers gave speeches in his memory, including multiple activists visiting from Austin who had marched alongside Garrett. As people began to gather, candles … Continue reading San Antonio: Activists Hold Vigil for Garrett Foster

Austin: Protest Honors Fallen Comrade Garrett Foster by Taking Over Highway

By Mike Talavera A protest honoring Garrett Foster, organized by the Mike Ramos Brigade, marched from his memorial in downtown Austin to Interstate-35 on Saturday, shutting traffic down. The takeover of the highway was a win for the people and a loss for the police, who have made a point of defending the city’s main artery against protesters since the resurgence of the movement for … Continue reading Austin: Protest Honors Fallen Comrade Garrett Foster by Taking Over Highway

Video: Eyewitness Confirms Perry Visited Garrett Foster Memorial After Shooting, Harassed Onlookers

By Mike Talavera US Army Sergeant Daniel Perry visited the Garrett Foster memorial set up at the corner of 4th and Congress the day after Perry shot and killed Garrett, according to multiple eyewitnesses. In the Tribune’s investigative report that exposed Perry as the driver who accelerated into the July 25 protest in downtown Austin and murdered Garrett, Perry’s Twitter profile picture was juxtaposed next … Continue reading Video: Eyewitness Confirms Perry Visited Garrett Foster Memorial After Shooting, Harassed Onlookers

Austin Community Honors Garrett’s Sacrifice and Whitney’s Courage

By Mike Talavera When US Army Sergeant Daniel Perry shot and killed anti-racist activist Garrett Foster last weekend, his goal was to attack the movement for Black Lives. The Austin community has instead come together this week in honor of Garrett’s sacrifice and stood alongside his fiancé Whitney, who has become a symbol of resilience in the wake of her fiancé’s death. The two had … Continue reading Austin Community Honors Garrett’s Sacrifice and Whitney’s Courage

Opinion: Imperialist Army Sergeant Daniel Scott Perry is a Predatory Enemy of the People

By Ed Dalton Murdering people in Afghanistan was not enough for Sergeant Daniel Scott Perry. His bloodlust and fascist hatred for the people compelled him to go out hunting for Black Lives Matter protesters, having been riled up into a fever by the reactionary ramblings of President Donald Trump. Hours after Tribune of the People broke the story exposing Garrett Foster’s killer, Perry’s attorney published … Continue reading Opinion: Imperialist Army Sergeant Daniel Scott Perry is a Predatory Enemy of the People

Opinion: Honor and Glory to Garrett Foster, Servant of the People, Defender of Black Lives

By Ed Dalton It is impossible to speak of anything else except the need to be like Garrett Foster, that we need more men like him and that if there were, the struggle for a better world would be that much closer to culmination. Reactionaries and police lovers have already pulled out all the stops to shame the man who by all social and moral … Continue reading Opinion: Honor and Glory to Garrett Foster, Servant of the People, Defender of Black Lives

Austin: Gunman Drives into Portland Solidarity March, Shoots and Kills Protester

By Mike Talavera UPDATE: APD Chief Brian Manley spoke during a virtual press conference Sunday evening to announce that the police had let Garrett’s murderer go free pending further investigation. The police released this killer (without revealing his identity) despite the fact that he himself admitted to them that he had fired first, contrary to rightwing conspiracy theories online. In an insult to what Garrett … Continue reading Austin: Gunman Drives into Portland Solidarity March, Shoots and Kills Protester