The New Situation: The Murder of Michael Brown, the Resistance of the People, and the Month of Resistance
The defiant outpouring of resistance to the police murder of Michael Brown changed the face of society. What new challenges does this pose? And how does the upcoming October Month of Resistance to Mass Incarceration, Police Terror, Repression and the Criminalization of a Generation! relate to that?
Carl Dix from the Frontlines of Ferguson
Carl Dix, back from Ferguson, speaks on the lessons from Ferguson, and critical stakes of the battle to stop police murder and mass incarceration.
If you are unable to see the video, click here.
Over the past month, people have risen up—most notably in Ferguson, Missouri—against police murder, but elsewhere as well, against other outrages and abuses. The lines should be very clear: those who stand with justice and the oppressed against those who stand with the oppressors and their enforcers.
During the very righteous protest and rebellion in Ferguson, Missouri, the media mouthpieces and political parrots of the rulers attack the alleged "violence" of people rising up…
A statement from StopPatriarchy.org and the Abortion Rights Freedom Ride
Before the recent court ruling that prevented the closing of additional abortion clinics in Texas, revcom.us spoke with Sunsara Taylor on the situation, the stakes, and the urgency of people to act now.
News, pictures and video from “ground zero” in the battle to defend abortion rights.
In Chicago and NYC protesters raise “From Ferguson to Palestine, Occupation Is a Crime!”
Barbaric? Savage? Butchers? Yes, ISIS is all that. But the U.S. rulers take a back seat to no one when it comes to butchery, barbarism, and savagery.
A transcript of an important talk from the Revolutionary Communist Party given in several major cities across the U.S. in May 2014.
Also in this issue
These observations by Bob Avakian, Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, are of continuing importance:
» Freedom and Necessity, and Proceeding from a Strategic Standpoint: Some Thoughts on Methods and Leadership
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said the U.S. was taking action because ISIS (Islamic State in Iraq and Syria) is "an imminent threat to every interest we have, whether it's in Iraq or anywhere else." What are those "interests" that Hagel is talking about?
Alice Rothchild’s new book is a piercingly subversive critique of the legitimacy of a state based on ethnic cleansing.
A Must-See Film!
You can't change the world if you don't know the BAsics.
BAsics, from the talks and writings of Bob Avakian is a book of quotations and short essays that speaks powerfully to questions of revolution and human emancipation. At the beginning of 2012, an in-depth interview with Bob Avakian, Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA, was conducted over a period of several days by A. Brooks, a younger-generation revolutionary who has been inspired by the leadership and body of work of Bob Avakian and the new synthesis of communism this has brought forward.
Click the cover to read, print, or download a PDF of the interview. Want to know how BA's new synthesis of communism would apply to organizing a new society?
Posted at Demarcations: A Journal of Communist Theory and Polemic:
» Editors Note
» Communism or Nationalism?
The Revolutionary Communist Organization, Mexico (OCR, Mexico)
August 7, 2014
Read it at demarcations-journal.org
Right now, blow the whistle when you see the police abusing people.
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July 28, 2014
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