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

SAN DIEGO: Dueling Campaigns Vie for Seat at Imperialist Table

Photo: (left) José Cortés with the Party for Socialism and Liberation running under the Peace and Freedom Party ticket. (right) Republican Carl DeMaio. By Noah Long On January 22, two candidates vying for California’s 50th congressional district held dueling events pushing different visions for the future of US imperialism in the city of El Cajon in San Diego County, California. One third of the population … Continue reading SAN DIEGO: Dueling Campaigns Vie for Seat at Imperialist Table

Trump and Netanyahu Unveil Plan for Annexation of Israeli Settlements

Photo: US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announce new plan for the domination of Palestinian people By Sherman Cox On January 28, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Donald Trump unveiled the “Peace to Prosperity” plan with the intent of further undermining Palestinian resistance and furthering Israeli encroachment on Palestinian territory in the West Bank. This plan was announced … Continue reading Trump and Netanyahu Unveil Plan for Annexation of Israeli Settlements

LAS VEGAS: Law Criminalizing Homelessness Goes into Effect

Photo: Advocates inspect the conditions of the tunnel-dwelling homeless population beneath Las Vegas. By Sherman Cox Today, a new law goes into effect in Las Vegas, Nevada that prohibits camping or lodging in most public areas. Bill 2019-36 was passed by Las Vegas City Council in November of last year, and will allow prosecution of people living in the streets, in tents, or other structures, … Continue reading LAS VEGAS: Law Criminalizing Homelessness Goes into Effect