Opinion

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Is a Black Lives Matter alliance with the police possible?

These past few weeks have been a devastating time for both the African American community and for law enforcement.

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Why we fight, or Evo 2016

If people power is to grow, it must be in arenas old and new, from game development to labor organization.

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The movement will not be criminalized

Dissent is not the same thing as hate. Let us be unyielding in our commitment to building an abolitionist future.

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Museum of Racist Memorabilia prompts reflection on our cultural objects

A new museum in Michigan holds up a mirror to America's racist cultural past and present.

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What does Black Lives Matter mean under capitalism?

Black Americans cannot afford, both figuratively and literally, to have America's problem of race inequality continuously pushed off.

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Are Black men becoming endangered?

Our broken communities cannot continue to live in fear of the police; and their fear of us must also change.

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Tipping point: America confronts race and policing

Like most, we are profoundly saddened and grief-stricken by these horrific events; our hearts go out to the families of those killed, civilian and police alike.

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Alton Sterling, Black father of five, killed for selling CDs

Alton Sterling, 37, joins the seemingly endless list of Black people slain by cops and mourned by their neighbors, families and friends.

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From the People’s World archives: “Law and order” - the Mississippi way

In 1963, the following article appeared in the pages of The Worker, a predecessor publication of People's World . . .

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Remembering Ferguson and the birth of a movement

They stood up and in a simple act, spoke his name - Mike Brown. Others have stood up since.

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