AUSTIN: New Domain On Riverside Plans Show Demolition of Shopping Center at Main Intersection

By Dylan Disseno Previously unpublished design plans for the Domain on Riverside in Austin show that the developers at Presidium Group intend to destroy the Parke Green shopping center at the Northeast corner of Riverside Dr. and Pleasant Valley Rd, a primary road intersection in the area. Parke Green contains many businesses frequented by the local working class and oppressed nations of the area, including … Continue reading AUSTIN: New Domain On Riverside Plans Show Demolition of Shopping Center at Main Intersection

DFW: Outrage Follows Lenient Sentence in Police Murder of Botham Jean

Photo: Protesters block intersection in downtown Dallas following the light sentencing of former police officer Amber Guyger for the murder of Botham Jean. By Jennifer Kelly Last Tuesday morning, a jury found Amber Guyger, a former Dallas Police Officer, guilty of murdering 26-year-old Botham Jean, an accountant and a Black man. On September 6, 2018, Guyger killed Jean, shooting him in the heart after barging … Continue reading DFW: Outrage Follows Lenient Sentence in Police Murder of Botham Jean

COLOMBIA: Drivers Strike and Student Protests Shake the Country

Photo: Student protesters in Medellín throw molotov cocktails at riot police armored vehicle By Felipe Vera Last week, a national strike of professional drivers and a series of combative student protests against corruption and police repression shook the streets of Bogotá and Medellín. On September 23, the National Association of Drivers of Colombia and the Drivers Union called for an indefinite national strike of professional transport … Continue reading COLOMBIA: Drivers Strike and Student Protests Shake the Country

PERU: Vizcarra Dissolves Congress, Consolidates Power

Photo: Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra delivers a national message from the government palace in Lima By Mike Talavera On Monday, Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra declared the country’s congress dissolved, a move that puts Peru’s crisis of bureaucratic capitalism on full display. As a countermeasure, congress voted to suspend Vizcarra from office and elected one of his vice presidents, Mercedes Aráoz, to replace him, but by … Continue reading PERU: Vizcarra Dissolves Congress, Consolidates Power

SAUDI ARABIA: Houthi Rebels Launch Massive Attack on US-Backed Forces

Photo: Houthi rebels in Yemen By Jennifer Kelly This past Sunday the Yemeni organization Ansar Allah, more popularly known as the Houthi Movement or simply the Houthis, released video of what they say was a military defeat of Saudi forces inside of Saudi Arabia just north of the Yemeni border. According to the Houthis, the attack occurred sometime in late August and resulted in a … Continue reading SAUDI ARABIA: Houthi Rebels Launch Massive Attack on US-Backed Forces

MEXICO: Women and Activists Protest for Legal Abortions  

Photo: Fires ignite around Mexico City Cathedral as protesters demonstrate for legal abortion rights. By Nélida Tello After nationwide protests demanding safe, legal, and free abortions in all of Mexico, president Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s bourgeois party Morena initiated a reform process to amend the federal penal code and the general public health law which would legalize abortions, up to 12 weeks, in all of … Continue reading MEXICO: Women and Activists Protest for Legal Abortions  

CHINA: 70-Year Anniversary of New Democratic Revolution

Photo: Tiananmen Square, October 1, 1949. By The Incendiary Editorial Board Today, the masses, the international proletariat, revolutionaries and Communists of the world celebrate the 1949 victory of the New Democratic Revolution in China led by Chairman Mao Zedong and the Communist Party of China, when a quarter of the world’s population stood up and overthrew their imperialist oppressors and feudalism, launching a tidal wave … Continue reading CHINA: 70-Year Anniversary of New Democratic Revolution