California: Community Protests Racial Profiling of Black Teenagers, Calls For Boycott of Target

By Serran Soledad Last Saturday, demonstrators rallied against a Target store in Westlake Village, California, marching to the front of the building following a brief press conference in the parking lot. Organized by 805 Resistance, a group based in Thousand Oaks, the protest was called in response to the racial profiling and detainment of three Black teenagers at the shopping center in mid-January. Organizers also … Continue reading California: Community Protests Racial Profiling of Black Teenagers, Calls For Boycott of Target

Austin: Community Responds After Black Cemetery Vandalized

By Cesar Lozano On the morning of September 21, the historically Black Evergreen Cemetery was vandalized with Christian phrases and symbols written in blue paint on fifteen gravestones, including a sideways “8,” likely referencing a Neo-Nazi dog whistle. Community members believe this to be a racially motivated attack by a white supremacist. Painted on the gravestones were the names “Azreal,” “Samael,” and “Dumah,” all names … Continue reading Austin: Community Responds After Black Cemetery Vandalized

Banking Heiress Donates Millions to NGO Counter-insurgency in Name of ‘Racial Justice’

By David Martinez Susan Sandler, a prominent bourgeois banking heiress, has announced a $200 million donation to non-governmental organizations (NGOs), claiming the money will back the fight for “racial justice.” In reality, the donation is an act of the bourgeoisie’s low-intensity warfare against the current protest movement by diverting it into electoral politics and promoting the conciliatory tactics of the NGOs and other opportunists. The … Continue reading Banking Heiress Donates Millions to NGO Counter-insurgency in Name of ‘Racial Justice’

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

Seattle: Motorist Rams Protesters on Highway, Killing One

By Nélida Tello In the early hours of Saturday, Dawit Kelete, 27, barreled through a crowd of protesters in his vehicle heading down Interstate 5 in Seattle, killing one and critically injuring another. Both protesters were taken to Harborview Medical Center where Summer Taylor, 24, was pronounced dead Saturday night. Diaz Love, 32, survived the hit-and-run and remains in recovery. People honored both Love and … Continue reading Seattle: Motorist Rams Protesters on Highway, Killing One

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

Trump Mobilizing Racist Support Base During Electoral Farce

By Ed Dalton Donald Trump is doubling down on his tried and true campaign methods by making gestures to mobilize his assorted reactionary, racist, and fascist support base. These gestures mainly appear in the form of erratic and extreme twitter posts. Trump remains committed to appearing as an ‘anti-establishment’ candidate by promoting a vulgar version of establishment politics. This Monday, Trump tweeted news footage of … Continue reading Trump Mobilizing Racist Support Base During Electoral Farce

Albuquerque: Reactionary Shoots Protester in Defense of Conquistador Statue

By Sandra Harris On June 15, a member of a right-wing militia shot a protester in Albuquerque, New Mexico during a vigil and protest at a sculpture of Juan de Oñate, the Spanish conquistador who established the colony of New Mexico over 400 years ago. Oñate led the massacre of almost 1,000 Acoma Pueblo Indians and cut one foot off of each of the surviving … Continue reading Albuquerque: Reactionary Shoots Protester in Defense of Conquistador Statue

Video: Mike Ramos Brigade Responds To Smear Campaigns and State Repression

Editor’s Note: The Tribune obtained the following video of spokespeople from the Mike Ramos Brigade, a community organization which has been at the forefront of Austin protests against police violence this week. In response to their leadership, we have witnessed a slander campaign against this group from the ruling class media and state agencies. Our sources tell us that organizers in Austin being viewed as … Continue reading Video: Mike Ramos Brigade Responds To Smear Campaigns and State Repression

Opinion: Sellout ‘Accountability’ Non-Profits are Dangerous Police Collaborators

By Jakob Stein On Sunday morning, Chas Moore, founder and executive director of local non-profit Austin Justice Coalition (AJC), announced that the group was canceling their “peaceful protest” planned for that day, citing safety concerns after the mass rebellion the day prior. His rationale for the cancellation, as well as his body of work in ‘police accountability’ activism, are both indictments of the bankrupt politics … Continue reading Opinion: Sellout ‘Accountability’ Non-Profits are Dangerous Police Collaborators