Tag: Black Lives Matter

Detroit Activists Smash Former Police Chief’s Press Conference

Detroit activists shut down the former police chief’s press conference. James Craig was slated to launch his campaign for governor, but instead activists spoke out against police violence and for Black lives while Craig was forced to leave.

A black person wearing a purple shirt with a black crossbody bag is being restrained by two police officers.

Met Gala Protest: Interview with an Activist

A photo-journalist and activist who was at the Met Gala told Left Voice about the brutal police attack on protesters and gives a perspective on AOC’s participation in the event.

Protester holds a sign that says "The whole system is GUILTY #SHUTITDOWN. Another protester behind them wearing a blue sweater and yellow striped scarf holds a sign that reads "Nothing to lose but our chains."

Michael Brown Was Gunned Down by a Cop on This Day in 2014

Today is the anniversary of the killing of Michael Brown by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. What happened in 2014 resonates today in the Black Lives Matter movement and the struggle to abolish the cops.

Black August, Black Liberation: A Call for Submissions

For Black revolutionaries and communities, the month of August is a month marked with the struggles, sacrifices, and resistance of Black people in the United States. Submit articles, interviews and art to mark Black August!

Eric Adams Is a Cop and a Zionist

Eric Adams, a former cop and fervent Zionist will in all likelihood be the next mayor of New York City. His victory is part of a backlash against last summer’s BLM uprising, and shows exactly who and what the Democratic Party stands for.

Michigan Marches Unite Palestine Solidarity and BLM, Pointing the Way Forward

The mass mobilizations across the globe for Palestine and against the racist violence of the Israeli state show the depth of this important struggle for self-determination. They also shown the growing political maturity of protesters, expressing solidarity between the BLM movement and the fight for Palestinian liberation against U.S. imperialism.

Detroit Activists Smash Former Police Chief’s Press Conference

Detroit activists shut down the former police chief’s press conference. James Craig was slated to launch his campaign for governor, but instead activists spoke out against police violence and for Black lives while Craig was forced to leave.

A black person wearing a purple shirt with a black crossbody bag is being restrained by two police officers.

Met Gala Protest: Interview with an Activist

A photo-journalist and activist who was at the Met Gala told Left Voice about the brutal police attack on protesters and gives a perspective on AOC’s participation in the event.

Protester holds a sign that says "The whole system is GUILTY #SHUTITDOWN. Another protester behind them wearing a blue sweater and yellow striped scarf holds a sign that reads "Nothing to lose but our chains."

Michael Brown Was Gunned Down by a Cop on This Day in 2014

Today is the anniversary of the killing of Michael Brown by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. What happened in 2014 resonates today in the Black Lives Matter movement and the struggle to abolish the cops.

Black August, Black Liberation: A Call for Submissions

For Black revolutionaries and communities, the month of August is a month marked with the struggles, sacrifices, and resistance of Black people in the United States. Submit articles, interviews and art to mark Black August!

Eric Adams Is a Cop and a Zionist

Eric Adams, a former cop and fervent Zionist will in all likelihood be the next mayor of New York City. His victory is part of a backlash against last summer’s BLM uprising, and shows exactly who and what the Democratic Party stands for.

Michigan Marches Unite Palestine Solidarity and BLM, Pointing the Way Forward

The mass mobilizations across the globe for Palestine and against the racist violence of the Israeli state show the depth of this important struggle for self-determination. They also shown the growing political maturity of protesters, expressing solidarity between the BLM movement and the fight for Palestinian liberation against U.S. imperialism.