Activists Denounce Heightened Federal Repression of Protesters under Biden and Trump

Cover photo: An unknown protester fearlessly confronts a DPS Trooper during the May Uprisings in Austin. By Michael Nolan, David Martinez The Biden administration continues to expand and intensify the federal government’s repression of protesters and activists fighting for progressive causes across the US. Activists have highlighted how these repressive efforts ramped up under Trump during the protests following the May Uprisings last year, and … Continue reading Activists Denounce Heightened Federal Repression of Protesters under Biden and Trump

On Biden’s ‘Countering Domestic Terrorism’ Study

By the Editorial Board Joe Biden’s National Security Council released the “National Strategy for Countering Domestic Terrorism” on June 15, which is the US imperialist State’s updated strategy to address what it determines to be violent domestic extremism. The study denounces acts of reactionary violence against Black people, other oppressed groups, and progressive movements in an attempt to present the imperialist State as the noble … Continue reading On Biden’s ‘Countering Domestic Terrorism’ Study

Brazil: Long Live the Resistance of the Peasants of Camp Manoel Ribeiro!

The following is an unofficial translation from the National Commission of the League of Poor Peasants (LCP) regarding the victorious resistance that has been occurring at Camp Manoel Ribeiro. PREVENT THE RONDÔNIA GOVERNMENT FROM COMMITTING ANOTHER MASSACRE OF PEASANTS! Given the pressures of the land thieving landowners of the Union, since the end of March the governor of Rondônia, military police Colonel Marcos Rocha, has … Continue reading Brazil: Long Live the Resistance of the Peasants of Camp Manoel Ribeiro!

A Nova Democracia Is the Target of Intimidation Campaigns and Surveillance of Members of the Newsroom

Editor’s Note: The following is an unofficial translation of an urgent alert from Brazilian Revolutionary newspaper A Nova Democracia (AND), which has been the target of surveillance and persecution by the reactionary state of Brazil. Tribune of the People extends our internationalist solidarity to AND as revolutionary journalists, and we denounce the persecution of AND, which is a true revolutionary democratic newspaper which works with … Continue reading A Nova Democracia Is the Target of Intimidation Campaigns and Surveillance of Members of the Newsroom

Santa Barbara: Eight Activists Arrested Protesting Land Development

By Serran Soledad On Thursday morning, eight protesters were arrested for a sit-in at the San Marcos Foothills, a piece of land in Santa Barbara, CA once inhabited by the native Chumash tribe. The action was held as a protest of luxury homes set for development on the land by the Chadmar Group, a Santa Monica-based multi-million dollar real estate agency.  The action was initially … Continue reading Santa Barbara: Eight Activists Arrested Protesting Land Development

Germany: Lenin-Liebknecht-Luxemburg March Attacked by State

By Ed Dalton The 102nd anniversary of the murder of Rosa Luxemburg and Karl Liebknecht, founders of the Communist Party of Germany, known as the Lenin-Liebknecht-Luxemburg (LLL) March was commemorated this year by approximately 1,000 observers in defiance of coronavirus restrictions, and attacked with reactionary violence by the old German state. The revolutionary website Dem Volke Dienen (DVD, trans: “Serve the People”) reports that more … Continue reading Germany: Lenin-Liebknecht-Luxemburg March Attacked by State

Two Articles from Latin America on the Movadef Arrests

Peru People’s Movement: We Denounce a New Edition of the Hoax Against Chairman Gonzalo, the Leader of the Party and the Revolution We are pleased to publish an unofficial and preliminary translation of an important document of the Peru People’s Movement (MPP), originally translated by Dem Volke Dienen. Proletarians of all countries, unite! The Peru People’s Movement (MPP), an organization generated by the Communist Party … Continue reading Two Articles from Latin America on the Movadef Arrests

Comment on the Arrest of 77 Movadef Rats of the ROL

Photo credit: ANDINA/Ministry of Interior of Peru By the Editorial Board On December 2, 74 members of the Movement for Amnesty and Fundamental Rights (Movadef) were arrested in Peru by the reactionary Old State. Over the next few days, more arrests would take place including some of the organization’s top leadership. First, it is necessary to condemn revisionism and mark it with fire. This is … Continue reading Comment on the Arrest of 77 Movadef Rats of the ROL

Turkey: Yeni Demokrasi Editor-in-Chief Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison

By Nélida Tello Tupa Apaydin, editor-in-chief of Yeni Demokrasi (New Democracy), was sentenced to 30 months in prison on December 9. Apaydin was targeted by the reactionary Turkish state for publishing articles in support of the armed struggle waged by the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist (TKP/ML), the Kurdish Workers’ Party (PKK), and the Revolutionary People’s Liberation Party/Front (DHP-C). The old Turkish state opened an investigation … Continue reading Turkey: Yeni Demokrasi Editor-in-Chief Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison

Austin: Over a Hundred Charges Dropped from Summer Protests and Other Struggles

By David Martinez In a victory for the ongoing movement to drop the charges of the thousands of protesters across the country, Travis County Attorney David Escamilla has said that he will not prosecute 104 out of 178 arrests that occurred in protests that have taken place since the May Uprisings. In addition, activists reported that many charges have been dropped from an International Working … Continue reading Austin: Over a Hundred Charges Dropped from Summer Protests and Other Struggles