NY Communists to join anti-Trump protests at Hofstra debate

BY:JOE SIMS Folks are gearing up for a big protest outside of the first presidential debate at Hofstra University on September 26th and the NY district of the Communist Party plans to be there in full force. “We’re working with 11 other neighborhood groups to fill a bus from uptown Manhattan,” said Estevan Nembhard-Bassett NY…

Despite court ruling, North Carolina right wingers try to suppress voting

by: LARRY RUBIN Voting right advocates in North Carolina, led by the state NAACP and African-American community activists, are fighting county by county to prevent voter suppression in the upcoming November presidential elections. Hundreds of people are demonstrating and sitting in. This is necessary even though on July 29, a federal court struck down a 2013…

“We can’t go back”: Call to organize from Eric Garner’s mother

by Gwen Carr Originally published @ PeoplesWorld.org (link) On Friday, June 8th, I invited elected officials, community leaders, and members of the public to convene at the National Action Network’s (NAN) House of Justice in Harlem. I called for this gathering to develop a tangible plan of action to address the crisis of racialized police…