The Death of the Black Utopia NYTimes
An exhibition on Seneca Village, which was destroyed to build Central Park, pays homage to a forgotten chapter in New York City history. …
Manhattan, Capital of Slavery
New Yorkers who grew up with the fiction that slavery was limited to the South learned otherwise in 1991, when construction in Lower Manhattan unearthed hundreds of skeletons from a forgotten colonial-era cemetery that had served as the resting place of 15,000 Africans. The burial site, known since 2006 as the African Burial Ground National Monument, underscored the fact that New York City in the late 18th century was an epicenter of the slave trade, holding more Africans in chains than any other city in the country, with the possible exception of Charleston, S.C.
Workers Arrested During LAX Protest Labor411
Bolivia Returned to Being a Country Governed by the U.S., Neo-Nazis and Narcos Internationalist 360°
What comes after the coup? Peoples Dispatch
It has been over two weeks since the coup d’état which forced the resignation and exile of President Evo Morales and Vice-president Álvaro García Linera. Since then, thousands of working-class and Indigenous Bolivians have been resisting on the streets the coup and the illegitimate government of Jeanine Áñez. They have been met with extreme violence from the Armed Forces and the National Police, over 30 have been killed, hundreds injured and hundreds have been arrested.
On Monday night, a new agreement was announced reached between the de facto government of Áñez and the legislators from the Movement Towards Socialism (MAS) to hold elections in the country in the next 3-4 months.
Jeanine Añez, Why Do You Hate Indians? Internationalist 360°
Bolivia: The Transition to the “Final Solution” Internationalist 360°
Israel has killed nearly 3 Palestinians per week this year Electronic Intifada
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