“You can have a theory without a revolution, but you can’t have a revolution without a theory. – Chairman Omali Yeshitela, The African People’s Socialist Party With much of the media focused on burning and looting in the wake of the police murder of George Floyd, the African People’s Socialist party held a protest rally outside of the San Diego Police Department in San Diego to advance a program to build communities through an African Internationalist framework. Here we discuss the specific platform for dismantling systemic police violence and solidarity with community organizations such as Union del Barrio.
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- The Police Murder of Tyre Nichols and the Attack on Black History | Democracy Now! February 7, 2023By Amy Goodman & Denis Moynihan February 1st marked a beginning and an end. It’s the first day of Black History Month, the national celebration honoring the hard-won achievements of African Americans over the painful arc of the more than 400 years since the first ship of enslaved Africans arrived in 1619. February 1st was […]admindarius