Tuesday, 21 February 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
  • Fighting Cops and the Klan: The History and Future of Black Antifascism

    By Ashoka Jegroo, Truthout | Report

    New Black Panther Party members join with others to counter protest a neo-nazi rally in Trenton, NJ, April 16, 2011. Although the efforts of Black racial justice organizers are not always classified as antifascist, Black activists have actually been working against fascism for centuries.New Black Panther Party members join with others to counter protest a neo-Nazi rally in Trenton, New Jersey, April 16, 2011. Although the efforts of Black racial justice organizers are not always classified as "antifascist," Black activists have actually been working against fascism for centuries. (Photo: Bob Jagendorf /Flickr)

    While white antifascists (antifas) have been grabbing headlines lately with their militant resistance against Trump and the alt-right, Black antifas have a rich history from which to draw lessons in fighting today's fascism.

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  • Will the Science Community Go Rogue Against Donald Trump?

    Will the Science Community Go Rogue Against Donald Trump?

    By Chris Williams, Socialist Worker | News Analysis

    Scientists' anger and outrage at Donald Trump's climate-change denial and more is bubbling up in many forms, ranging from guerilla tweets to the call for a March for Science on Earth Day. Scientists must grapple with politics and resist political reaction in order to be more effective.

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  • Where There Is No Water

    Where There Is No Water

    By Anne Elizabeth Moore and Melissa Mendes, Truthout | Graphic Journalism

    Since 2013, the city of Detroit has signed multimillion dollar contracts with a private enforcer to shut off the water supply to delinquent residential accounts in predominantly poor Black neighborhoods. Now Truthout's comic journalism series is back with an incisive look at this ongoing scandal.

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