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USA: Election Day Statement

Millions of US citizens vote today in an election which the whole world is watching. Almost 100 million have already voted, either in person or by post. Read more...

Bolivia’s Election; the defeat of the 2019 Coup

One year after they ousted the Bolivian President, Evo Morales, the right and far right parties that organised and led the coup, with the support and encouragement of the White House and the Organisat Read more...

Police abolition: the transitional method

In this article, KD Tait examines the call to ‘abolish the police’ emerging from the Black Lives Matter movement, and makes the case for a transitional approach which rejects the utopian illusions Read more...

Crisis in the USA

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Louisville Grand Jury decides Black Lives do not Matter

Once again, protests against police racism have erupted across the nation. Read more...

Hypocrisy and fundamentalism: the attacks on women's rights in post-coup Brazil

On 27 August 2020, the Bolsonaro government carried out yet another vicious attack on women's rights. Read more...

USA: Kenosha shootings show need for self defence

In Kenosha, Wisconsin, at 5.00 pm. on Sunday, 23 August, Jacob Blake was shot seven times in the back whilst getting into his car, by a police officer, Rusten Sheskey. Read more...

USA: “Top Cop” Kamala Harris: The New Face of Oppression and Repression

With the selection of Senator Kamala Harris who, as California’s chief prosecutor, liked to call herself the state’s Top Cop, Joe Biden has driven the final nail in the coffin of the brief “socialist” Read more...

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