In Detroit's Black neighborhoods, safety has been sacrificed to austerity.
Real solidarity will help to mobilize forces everywhere that are coming to realize the deepening costs and injustices of accepting capitalism's continuation.
Amanda Eckerson is a writer and multi-media artist reporting on the 2012 elections in Venezuela from a
people´s movement perspective. She holds a degree in history from Yale University and was a 2009 Fulbright scholar to Venezuela.