Police brutality and murders have continued in the U.S. as District Attorneys rarely prosecute criminal police. Los Angeles is no exception where the Los Angeles Police Association and Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva are behind the petition to recall progressive LA County District Attorney George Gascon.
Los Angeles Rebellion of 1992
The Chauvin verdict is in, Los Angelenos reactMay 8, 2021
Several hundred people gathered in Los Angeles after Chauvin’s guilty verdict. They highlighted the fight to end police violence in LA and the whole system it is rooted in.
Los Angeles Rebellion revisitedJune 18, 2018
Report of a meeting in Los Angeles to commemorate the April 1992 Los Angeles Rebellion, which was a reaction to an accumulation of racist actions and policies in Los Angeles and the country, directed against Black people day after day and generation after generation.
Readers’ Views: Remembering Judy Tanzawa and Dan PerronNovember 15, 2017
Basho, S.B., and Terry Moon remember their Marxist-Humanist comrades, Judy Tanzawa and Dan Perron.
Judy Tanzawa (Judy Tristan) 1939-2017November 12, 2017
In Memoriam for Judy Tanzawa who was a radical union organizer, Los Angeles Local Organizer for News and Letters Committees, fighter for human liberation in all its dimensions. .
Los Angeles Rebellion 25 years laterJuly 1, 2017
Report on the the 25th Anniversary of the 1992 Los Angeles Rebellion on April 29, 2017.
Readers’ Views, July-August 2012, Part 1August 14, 2012
REVOLUTION, COUNTER-REVOLUTION AND NEED FOR PHILOSOPHY
In the Draft of Marxist-Humanist Perspectives for 2012-2013, published in the last issue, while the global analysis is good, it is partial and emphasizes mass uprisings that may be a part of history tomorrow, i.e., Syria, while ignoring the long-term struggles that have a potential for raising a clear [=>]
Commemorating the Los Angeles RebellionAugust 5, 2012
Los Angeles, Calif.—On April 28, people from the Black community, some from Occupy LA, and others gathered at the 71st and Normandie Ave. block party on the 20th anniversary of the 1992 LA Rebellion.
The event was moderated by Mollie Ball—long-time community activist and part of the LA-4-Plus Defense Committee. That committee was formed to support [=>]
World in View: British youth revoltSeptember 22, 2011
by Gerry Emmett
The killing of 24-year-old Mark Duggan by London police on Aug. 6 set off the largest urban rebellion in Britain in decades. The situation was made worse by police lies that Duggan had pointed a gun at them, and by their rude, smirking response to family and community members who came to the [=>]
Setting the Historic Record StraightMarch 14, 2008
Setting the historic record straight in response to the attack of the “Marxist-Humanist Tendency” on News and Letters Committees.