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[l] at 6/3/20 7:00am

The “pro-democracy” protest movement was led by privileged, well-connected students from elite universities who were explicitly calling for the replacement of socialism with capitalism.

The post Tiananmen: The Massacre that Wasn’t appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, asia, china]

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[l] at 6/2/20 9:51pm
Protestors gather at a Black Lives Matter protest in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Protestors gather at a Black Lives Matter protest in Manchester, New Hampshire.There is no where in the United States that is free from the epidemic of police terror. 

The post Who are the real terrorists? Mainstream media misreports uprisings across New England appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, boston, Bridgeport, connecticut, Manchester, new hampshire, new haven, providence, rhode island, vermont]

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[l] at 6/2/20 2:02pm

In March, schools started to close across the country. They closed too late.

The post Fight for public education and make it a right! appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, Teachers' Struggle, COVID-19, education system, san francisco]

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[l] at 6/2/20 1:50pm

Trump declared last night from the White House that he would “end the riots” with a national military mobilization to “dominate the streets” and that “if a city or state refuses to take the actions that are necessary,” he would “deploy the United States military and quickly solve the problem for them.”

The post Rebellion and repression: capitalism’s long hot summer begins appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: PSL Statement, anti-racism, capitalism, civil rights, government, living conditions, socialism, u.s. working class]

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[l] at 6/1/20 9:25am

Eyewitness reports from across the U.S.

The post Car protests demand ‘Cancel rents and mortgages, justice for George Floyd’ appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, anti-racism, cancel the rents, housing]

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[l] at 5/31/20 8:35pm

Eyewitness report by Liberation News.

The post La Mesa Uprising: San Diego residents protest for justice and liberation appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, san diego]

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[l] at 5/31/20 3:25pm
George Floyd. Liberation News artwork.

George Floyd. Liberation News artwork.The Party for Socialism and Liberation condemns the lynching murder of George Floyd by the Minneapolis Police Department.

The post Racism & police repression are the symptoms, capitalism is the disease, socialism is the cure appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: PSL Statement, anti-racism, police brutality, socialism]

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[l] at 5/31/20 12:48am
May 30, Justice for George Floyd march in Richland, Wa. Liberation photo.

May 30, Justice for George Floyd march in Richland, Wa. Liberation photo.People came from all over the Tri-Cities to show solidarity with protesters across the country fighting against police brutality and racism.

The post Hundreds march in Richland, Wa. to demand justice for George Floyd appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, anti-racism, police brutality, Richland, washington state]

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[l] at 5/29/20 9:10pm

To compare the early years of the HIV epidemic to the COVID-19 pandemic is to relive a nightmare...

The post Capitalism = Death: U.S. government response to COVID-19 mirrors ineptitude and malfeasance of response to HIV epidemic appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: COVID-19, lgbtq]

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[l] at 5/28/20 9:43pm

"...workers like us have the power to defeat capitalism...when we organize and fight, we win."

The post Lessons from a labor leader: Denver teacher strike of 2019 appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, denver, education system, labor]

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[l] at 5/27/20 9:47pm
Liberation photo

Liberation photo"It’s a systemic issue, not an isolated incident.”

The post ‘I can’t breathe’: Minneapolis protesters vs. racist police killing appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: anti-racism, Minneapolis, police brutality]

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[l] at 5/26/20 10:38pm
George Floyd. Photo: Courtesy Ben Crump

George Floyd. Photo: Courtesy Ben CrumpThe Party for Socialism and Liberation condemns the vicious killing of George Floyd by the Minneapolis Police Department.

The post PSL Statement: Justice for George Floyd! appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Our Party, PSL Statement, anti-racism, Minneapolis, police brutality]

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[l] at 5/26/20 10:35pm

On May 26, dozens of organizers and activists from the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment, San Diego Tenants Union, Party for Socialism and Liberation, Democratic Socialists of America, and other organizations protested in front of a condo in the gentrified neighborhood of Hillcrest in San Diego.

The post San Diego protest demands: ‘Stop the evictions and cancel the rents!’ appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, economy, government, housing]

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[l] at 5/26/20 10:35pm

On May 26, dozens of organizers and activists from the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment, San Diego Tenants Union, Party for Socialism and Liberation, Democratic Socialists of America, and other organizations protested in front of a condo in the gentrified neighborhood of Hillcrest in San Diego.

The post San Diego demands: ‘Stop the evictions and cancel the rents!’ appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, economy, government, housing]

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[l] at 5/26/20 10:30pm

Hungary’s racist, homophobic, transphobic right-wing government has continued its efforts to divide the Hungarian working class by depriving trans and intersex people of their right to legally change their gender.

The post Far right Hungarian government launches new assault on trans rights appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, europe, Hungary, lgbtq rights, Poland, Trans rights]

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[l] at 5/25/20 7:50pm
The tanker, Fortune, on the way to the El Palito refinery. Photo: Tareck El Aissami (@TareckPSUV)

The tanker, Fortune, on the way to the El Palito refinery. Photo: Tareck El Aissami (@TareckPSUV)La presencia militar de los Estados Unidos en aguas del Caribe no disuadió a Irán mientras el "Fortuna", el primero de sus cinco gigantes buques petroleros llenos de gasolina y suministros de refinería llegó a las aguas de Venezuela el sábado 23 de mayo.

The post Desafiando las sanciones de EEUU, primer buque iraní llega a Venezuela appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, Español, anti-imperialism, iran, venezuela]

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[l] at 5/25/20 7:47pm
The tanker, Fortune, on the way to the El Palito refinery. Photo: Tareck El Aissami (@TareckPSUV)

The tanker, Fortune, on the way to the El Palito refinery. Photo: Tareck El Aissami (@TareckPSUV)The enhanced U.S. military presence in Caribbean waters did not deter Iran as the first of its five giant tankers full of gasoline and refinery supplies reached Venezuela’s waters late Saturday, May 23.

The post Defying U.S. sanctions, first Iranian tanker reaches Venezuela appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, anti-imperialism, iran, latin america, venezuela]

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[l] at 5/25/20 7:11pm

The burden was put on teachers to make sure over 1.1 million students were fed and had a place to go during the pandemic at the expense of our own health.

The post NYC schools and COVID-19: A failed response and a looming crisis appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, anti-racism, education system, health care, new york city]

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[l] at 5/24/20 10:23pm
Betsy DeVos. Photo: Gage Skidmore. (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Betsy DeVos. Photo: Gage Skidmore. (CC BY-SA 2.0)The latest assault on public education by the anti-education Secretary of Education.

The post DeVos diverts emergency funds to bolster private schools appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, education system]

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[l] at 5/24/20 12:21pm
Liberation News screenshot of press conference.

Liberation News screenshot of press conference.“We'd like to be treated properly. We're not asking for much..."

The post I am a Man: Nola sanitation workers continue strike appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, COVID-19, labor, New Orleans]

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[l] at 5/23/20 11:22am
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//tinyurl.com/y8jnbkc3"I went to witness what was being done to my neighbors; what I saw was shocking and inhumane."

The post Eyewitness: Seattle cops ‘sweep’ homeless camp against CDC guidance appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, COVID-19, housing crisis, seattle]

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