Thursday February 21, 2019
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BY staff | Chicago, IL | 2/13/19
Rev. David Thornton, pastor of the Sixth Grace Presbyterian Church, welcomed the crowd, February 10.
BY Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. | New York, NY | 1/20/19
Fight Back News Service is circulating this important speech by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It was delivered at Riverside Church in New York City, April 4, 1967
BY S. Martinez | Saint Paul, MN | 1/14/19
On the eve of the anniversary of the murder of Marcus Golden by the Saint Paul police department, the Twin Cities Black liberation and anti-police terror movements gathered to hold a memorial vigil at the site where Golden was killed in 2015.
BY Joe Iosbaker | Chicago, IL | 1/09/19
18 candidates for city council, plus one candidate for mayor, took part in a press conference today, January 9, at City Hall in Chicago.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 1/09/19
Longtime leader in the Black liberation movement and the National Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression, Frank Chapman, condemned the January 4 decision of the Alabama-based Birmingham Civil Rights Institute to abruptly cancel their plan to present Angela Davis with the Fred Shuttlesworth Award. Fred Shuttlesworth was a prominent leader in the civil rights movement.
BY Ted Pearson | Chicago, IL | 11/25/18
The following was written in response to the Dave Schneider’s commentary, “A socialist look at the Florida 2018 midterm results.”
BY Ryan Hamann | Oshkosh, WI | 11/22/18
November 21 marks the 50th anniversary of one of the darkest moments in the history of the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh (UWO).
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 11/14/18
Thomas "Blood" McCreary was in Chicago for an event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party and agreed to an interview with Fight Back!
BY Linden Gawboy | Minneapolis | 11/13/18
The week for #JusticeThruJamar kicked off with a news conference on November 12. Dozens of people gathered outside Minneapolis City Hall, in one of the first cold spells of winter, to announce a week of actions centered around the memory of Jamar Clark, who was murdered by Minneapolis police officers on November 15, 2015.
BY Michael Sampson | Jacksonville, FL | 11/02/18
It is important for Black people here to show solidarity with the Central American caravan and support caravan members’ demands and rights for a better life.
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