Monday October 19, 2020
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BY staff | Dallas, TX | 9/20/20
On September 19, the Dallas Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression, together with a number of other groups, held a march for Black lives.
BY staff | Minneapolis–Saint Paul | 9/11/20
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Twin Cities Coalition 4 Justice 4 Jamar. We are here today, outside this barricaded courthouse, because the four murderers who choked the life out of George Floyd are trying to escape justice, even after the world witnessed their crimes. Unfortunately, we have to be here protesting and bearing witness at these hearings, because the whole damn system IS guilty as hell, and we cannot expect justice unless we are pushing every step of the way.
BY staff | Tallahassee, FL | 9/11/20
During the early evening of September 9, community members gathered for a rally in front of Tallahassee City Hall called by the Tallahassee Community Action Committee (TCAC). The event was initially planned weeks before as a protest to demand community control of the police through the establishment of a Civilian Police Accountability Council (CPAC) in Tallahassee. However, police violence against and mass arrest of protesters, known as the Tally 14, at a September 5 demonstration obliged organizers to widen their demands to include dropped charges and reparations for the arrestees.
BY Cea Moline | Seattle, WA | 9/11/20
The Seattle Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression (SAARPR) held a rally at Cal Anderson Park. September 6, as a crowd of around 50 people listened to speakers demanding the city of Seattle move to community control of the police.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 9/11/20
Fight Back News Service is circulating the testimony of Joe Iosbaker to the September 10 University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) Board of Trustees meeting. University of Chicago workers are preparing a major strike for safety, respect and wages.
BY staff | Los Angeles, CA | 9/06/20
August 29, 2020 marked the 50th anniversary of the Chicano Moratorium against war, racism and police brutality. Here is a short video of highlights of the march and rally.
BY Luis Sifuentes | Los Angeles, CA | 9/05/20
The 50th Chicano Moratorium Organizing Committee, along with Centro Community Service Organization (CSO), CSO Youth, La Raza Unida Party, La Meza Nacional de Brown Berets and Autonomous Brown Berets organized a march August 29 to commemorate the Chicano Moratorium of 1970.
BY Sol Marquez | East Los Angeles, CA | 9/01/20
Thousands took to the streets in East Los Angeles on August 29 to mark the 50th anniversary of the Chicano Moratorium.
BY staff | Denver, CO | 9/01/20
On August 29, over 100 people gathered in La Raza Park in Denver to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Chicano Moratorium and to express solidarity with current movements against police brutality and for social justice.
BY staff | Kenosha, WI | 8/26/20
August 25 marked the third night of the uprising that has engulfed Kenosha since the attempted murder of Jacob Blake at the hands of Kenosha police.
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