Monday April 22, 2019
| Last update: Sunday at 8:16 PM
BY Dave Schneider | Jacksonville, FL | 4/12/19
Dixie money rules in Jacksonville, Florida, but it shouldn’t.
BY Alex Schnier Hansen | Oshkosh, WI | 4/03/19
On March 31, local activists and members of United Action Oshkosh (UAO) held a vigil to honor and commemorate the life and work of activist Amber Evans.
BY Bill Aiman | Tampa, FL | 4/03/19
Over 40 custodians, teachers and concerned community members rallied outside the Hillsborough County School Board meeting, April 2, to stop plans to privatize the custodial staff at all Hillsborough County Public Schools (HCPS).
BY staff | Jacksonville, FL | 3/26/19
On March 24, over 50 people from the community, along with members of the Jacksonville Community Action Committee, gathered to remember the life of Vernell Bing Jr., an African American man gunned down by Officer Tyler Landreville of the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office in 2016.
BY Dave Schneider | Jacksonville, FL | 3/24/19
With 58% of the vote, Republican Mayor Lenny Curry outright won re-election as mayor of Jacksonville, Florida on March 19.
BY Frank Chapman | Chicago, IL | 3/17/19
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from Frank Chapman, Field Organizer of the Chicago Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression. Rasmea Odeh, an historic figure in the Palestine national movement, is being threatened by German authorities with denial of her right to speak in Germany, as well as attempting to take away her visa.
BY Loretta VanPelt | St. Paul, MN | 3/17/19
On March 15, the mother of Cordale Handy, members of the community and other families who lost loved ones to police violence gathered here to remember Cordale Handy, who was murdered by police on this date in 2017.
BY Chase Gordon | Tampa, FL | 3/06/19
On February 28, the Tampa Bay chapter of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) held a Black Lives Matter rally at the University of South Florida for the seventh anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death.
BY CJ McCormick | Minneapolis, MN | 2/26/19
On February 20, Freedom Road Socialist Organization hosted Black liberation leader Frank Chapman. Over 50 people attended the event.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 2/13/19
Rev. David Thornton, pastor of the Sixth Grace Presbyterian Church, welcomed the crowd, February 10.
Syndicate content
inspectorrandoness