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.
As we approach the first anniversary of the assassination of Honduran activist Berta Cáceres, the only witness to the homicide is suing the Honduran government amid rising anti-government sentiment, which has brought together political opposition parties. Many, including Cáceres' mother, say justice for Cáceres is impossible with the current government.
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. Meanwhile, most of the delinquent commercial taps stayed on, despite the 40 worst past-due accounts totaling $9.5 million. Truthout's comic journalism series is back with a look at this ongoing scandal.