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BY J. Sykes | United States | 11/27/22
The Russian Empire under the Tsar was rightly called a “prisonhouse of nations,” because it oppressed, within its borders, whole nations of people.
BY staff | United States | 10/31/22
Fight Back! News interviews the Chair of the Freedom Road Socialist Organization (FRSO) Joint Nationalities Commission Masao Suzuki.
BY Joshua Parks | Charleston, NC | 2/16/22
Throughout the months of January and February, there were over 20 bomb threats directed towards historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and Black churches, most of which were in the South.
BY Christina Kittle | Jacksonville, FL | 10/21/18
The United States has a notorious history with the national oppression of Black people. In the South, remnants of slave society exist as a constant reminder of this - Confederate street names, school names and monuments are physical reminders one encounters daily - but we see it also manifest in the social structure of the Black Belt South – the historically constituted nation of Black people in the United States.
BY staff | United States | 8/24/18
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following resolution from the 8th Congress of Freedom Road Socialist Organization (FRSO). Domestic Political Resolution U.S. Domestic Politics and the Trump Administration The current period in the United States reflects an imperialist power in decline – what Lenin called “moribund capitalism.” U.S. influence around the world is generally weakening, and this means a number of things for the working class and oppressed nationalities living inside the U.S. The primary factor U.S. communists see in the present day is heightened attacks against the people’s movements, which means that communists should fight back and win all we can win, build a new communist party, and bring forward into the struggle all elements willing to unite behind the correct line in the united front against imperialism. This period of U.S. politics is differentiated from the previous period by the election of Donald Trump.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 7/02/15
In the last 11 days seven Black churches have been burned down.
BY Michael Sampson | Baltimore, MD | 4/22/15
On the evening of April 21, over 1000 community members in West Baltimore met on the corner of Mount Street and Presbury.
BY Dave Schneider | Jacksonville, FL | 4/11/15
On April 4, South Carolina police officer Michael Slager shot and killed Walter Scott, an unarmed 50-year-old African American man.
BY Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 10/17/14
on Oct. 14, a second nurse, Amber Vinson, was confirmed sick with the Ebola virus after helping to treat Ebola victim Thomas Duncan, who was originally turned away from a hospital after developing a high fever. Three days earlier, another nurse who also helped care for Duncan, Nina Pham, came down with Ebola and was hospitalized.
BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization | United States | 9/06/14
On July 17, Eric Garner, an African American father of six, was choked to death by New York City police, who then went through his pockets instead of calling an ambulance.
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