Daily Archives: November 6, 2016

Voters: Don’t Reward Bad Behavior

Voters: Don’t reward bad behavior! by Greg Foisie, CSULA graduate student US voters are often compartmentalized into groups: Democrats vs. Republicans; liberals vs. conservatives; alt right vs. progressives; and so on. For attempting to understand how average voters relate to our current presidential race, a better analysis could be seeing voters as either 1)benefiting or…

True Leadership is Locked Behind Prison Walls

True Leadership is Locked Behind Prison Walls by Michael Novick, Anti-Racist Action L.A. Across the country, thousands of prisoners have been striking and taking other non-violent direct actions to oppose prison slavery and other denials of their human rights that are taking place behind prison walls. They launched this action on the anniversary of the…

Propositions on the California and LA Ballots

“All politics is local” was never truer than this year when the head of the ticket offers two candidates with higher disapproval ratings than perhaps ever before in the history of the republic, if we can still call it that, and so many local races and propositions of significance. Here then are recommendations from some…

The Black Panther Party 50th Anniversary

50 YEARS! [BPP] [col. writ. 10/8/16] ©2016 by Mumia Abu-Jamal When 2 young college students gathered together in an anti-poverty office in Oakland, California in mid-October, 1966, no one-not even themselves-knew what they would, or could, accomplish. The men, 24-year-old Huey P. Newton, and 29-year-old Bobby G. Seale, would leave the office with something called…

Global Warming Increases Wild Fires in the West

Wildfires in Western United States Increasing Exponentially Due to Climate Change By Jonathan Hahn, Oct. 11, 2016  Sierraclub.org Since 1984, the extra warming caused by human-induced climate change approximately doubled the amount of forest fire area in the western United States, according to a new report. The study found that climate change doubled the drying…

The Blood of Poets by Charles Fredricks

the blood of poets (excerpt) by Charles Fredricks   Beautiful America, is there one special thing for you to claim the fame your history belies built on ethnic cleansing and slavery puritan passions and exported prisons economic opportunity and opportunism that the sun should never set upon your sea to shining sea?   Is it…

Are We Headed Toward World War Three?

IS THE PLANET HEADED FOR A THIRD WORLD WAR? By Ron Spriestersbach For this article, I read eleven articles by eleven different authors. Nearly all of them raised the question of the day: Is the planet headed for World III? But there was one article which truly astounded and scared me. This was “The Warnings…

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