SAN DIEGO: Memorial Held for Toby Diller, Murdered by Police

A community memorial for Toby Diller set up with help from the San Diego Incendiary Support Committee By Nélida Tello On January 31, the San Diego Incendiary Support Committee joined community members to host a memorial to honor the life of Toby Edward Diller, 31, murdered by the San Diego Police Department (SDPD) on January 24, in the neighborhood of Oak Park. Toby was murdered … Continue reading SAN DIEGO: Memorial Held for Toby Diller, Murdered by Police

TEXAS: Church Security Teams Form in Reaction to Mass Shootings

Photo: (left) “Church Security Seminar” and (right) firearms training led by the National Organization for Church Security and Safety Management By Thomas Lambert After multiple mass shootings in Texas churches, some companies have filled the demand for security by offering training courses to arm and prepare parishioners for these kind of attacks. These programs are geared towards right-wing men, typically with police or military backgrounds, … Continue reading TEXAS: Church Security Teams Form in Reaction to Mass Shootings

Electoral Farce Fails to Launch as First Presidential Primary Results Shrouded in Chaos

Photo: Media filing center in Des Moines, screen reads “Results Coming Soon” By Mike Talavera What was supposed to be an inspiring kickoff to the 2020 Democratic Presidential Primary has ended in a train wreck that has worsened people’s already weak confidence in the US election process. As the Iowa Caucus wrapped up Monday night, a few seemingly sporadic errors in reporting turned into a … Continue reading Electoral Farce Fails to Launch as First Presidential Primary Results Shrouded in Chaos

EL PASO: Lenient Sentence for Former Cop who Raped Woman After Domestic Dispute Call

Rapist cop, William Ollie Alexander, consults with his lawyer. By Nélida Tello and Henry Perez On January 31, former El Paso police officer William Ollie Alexander was convicted of raping a woman after responding to her domestic dispute call in 2018. Originally facing 20 years in prison, a jury sentenced Alexander to 10 years probation and required him to register as a sex offender for … Continue reading EL PASO: Lenient Sentence for Former Cop who Raped Woman After Domestic Dispute Call

AUSTIN: Graffiti Targets “Domain On Riverside” Developer’s House

By Mike Talavera Incendiary received the following pictures from Austin, Texas of graffiti reading, “No Domain on Riverside” at the vandalized house of Gian Michael Piano, a developer with Presidium Group, the main company behind the notorious “Domain on Riverside” gentrifying project in southeast Austin which was approved by city council last October. Resistance against the project, which has yet to begin construction, has distinguished … Continue reading AUSTIN: Graffiti Targets “Domain On Riverside” Developer’s House

NEW YORK CITY: Combative Transit Protests Take Place Across City, Over 40 Arrested

Photo: Protesters paralyze Grand Central Station in New York City By Sandra Harris The third in a series of protests against policing of the New York transit system occurred in New York City on Friday, January 31, with thousands of people taking various actions throughout the day and into the night. The “FTP3” protest had been promoted by organizations such as Decolonize This Place, Take … Continue reading NEW YORK CITY: Combative Transit Protests Take Place Across City, Over 40 Arrested

AUSTIN: Revolutionaries Show Solidarity With Evicted Tenants Around the Country

Austin organizers from Defend Our Hoodz and Popular Women’s Movement show solidarity with tenants movements in California and Florida. By Thomas Lambert On Saturday, revolutionary organizations Popular Women’s Movement – Movimiento Femenino Popular (PWM-MFP) and Defend Our Hoodz (DOH) rallied to raise funds and show support for organized tenants around the country who have recently been evicted by militarized police actions. In January, Moms 4 … Continue reading AUSTIN: Revolutionaries Show Solidarity With Evicted Tenants Around the Country