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Prole Position 2.23.18 #DoItLikeDurham   beyond bourgeois headlines There was a breeze blowing in Durham, North Carolina, on August 14th, 2017. It whirled around a racist monument to the Confederacy that had been erected in the 1920s at the height of the Klan’s influence. That breeze gathered itself up into a powerful wind of change fueled by the furious spirit of millions of ancestors who were victims of the white supremacist terror that statue represented. It blew that tin soldier… Read More
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Never miss an issue! Subscribe to Prole Position. 2.16.18 Hello, comrade subscribers! There’s been a lot of action the last several days and my brain is frankly scrambled but here is a slightly late edition of Prole Position for you, the third installment for Black History Month. It’s exciting because my being so frazzled is partly due to my work on an upcoming piece for Workers World and my preparation to head down to Durham, NC this weekend to support… Read More
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2.9.18 Action Required! Stop the censorship of the WWP by PA DOC For the second time in six months, the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections is trying to censor the Workers World weekly newspaper. Workers World is currently distributed to over 300 prisoners held by the state. The DOC notified the WWP of the censorship after prison officials in one county reported the January 18th issue, which included excellent reporting on the ongoing Florida prison workers strike. This is not the first… Read More
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Never miss an issue! Subscribe here! 2.2.18 Hello, comrade subscribers. It’s the dead of winter. Snow is falling from an iron gray as I write this to you. Even in the bleakest weather, in the most frigid temperatures, the small but unwavering flame of revolution is enough to keep our spirits warm. Thanks to everyone who came out on Tuesday to listen to John Catalinotto talk about his book, Turn the Guns Around: Mutinies, Soldier Revolts, and Revolutions. There’s a… Read More
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Never miss an issue! Subscribe here! 1.26.2018 Hello, comrade subscribers! Last week we marked the unpleasant anniversary of Donald Trump’s first full year in office. It’s been a rough year, to put it mildly. But in the last twelve or fifteen months, many of us have also finally recognized the true face of the United States imperial elite, now that the mask is torn off. No one is born a communist, I’ve heard a comrade say. But communists can be raised and… Read More