Minneapolis: NCAA FINAL FOUR is a crime scene

    If there is a single event that is the epitome of the hypocrisy of  so-called American exceptionalism, it is this one which showcases the exploitation of its most powerless and vulnerable population: its youth. The NCAA and its member schools, especially the major sports, are engaged in a criminal cartel which act as…

Yet another police murder: Thurman Blevins should not die in vain

Here we go again, or so it seems. Another human being, 31 year old Thurman Blevins has lost his life at the hands of the police, in this instance the Minneapolis police.  In the last two weeks, Seventeen year old Antwon Rose, was shot in the back and killed while running from Pittsburgh police and…

We can and we ought to take the mic!

Last night in a moment captured all over the country and parts of the world, people witnessed in Minneapolis an amazing moment of lucidity, clarity and sense of purpose. My fellow protestors lead brilliantly by John Thompson, Chauntyll Allen, Michelle Gross, Curtis Avent Jacob Ladda, Emily Flower,AJ Cardenas Nekima Levy-Pounds ( who would have been…