• By Mandla ka Phangwa (reprinted from Black Republic Issue No. 13, January 2019; for more information contact blackrepublic1976@gmail.com) It has been a year now since the ANC went to its Congress, where it elected “Marikana warlord” Cyril Ramaphosa and his ilk of the “New deal”. That was later followed by parliamentary appointments that shoved Tito Mboweni back into the political arena, where his first assault was against the working class as he spewed various inflammatory [...]
  • Interview with Immigrant Rights Activist E.J. Esperanza on the Meaning of the Border Wall Agreement (reprinted from the February 2019 issue of The Organizer newspaper) [Note: The following interview with E.J. Esperanza, an undocumented organizer with the Immigrant Liberation Movement (ILM) in the San Francisco Bay Area, was conducted by The Organizer newspaper on February 12, 2019 — two days before President Trump announced that he would sign the Congressional agreement on the spending bill, [...]
  • [Intro Note: The following discussion with Nick Brana, executive director of the Movement for a People’s Party and organizer for the Labor-Community Campaign for an Independent Party (LCCIP), is reprinted from the February 2019 issue of Unity & Independence, the monthly labor supplement of The Organizer newspaper. To subscribe to The Organizer, visit our website at http://www.socialistorganizer.com. The questions were posed by Alan Benjamin, member of the Editorial Board of The [...]