AUSTIN: First Measles Case in 20 Years Opens the Door for Reactionary Conspiracy Theorists

Photo: Measles, Mumps, and Rubella Vaccine By Manuela Smith For the first time since 1999, Travis County, which includes Austin, Texas and surrounding suburbs, has had a confirmed case of measles. The patient, who became ill on December 14, had visited several Austin-area restaurants and stores since contracting the disease in Europe in late November, prompting fears of a major outbreak. Even before this confirmed … Continue reading AUSTIN: First Measles Case in 20 Years Opens the Door for Reactionary Conspiracy Theorists

AUSTIN: Demonstration at Capitol Calls for Solidarity with India Protests

Photo: Protesters rally outside the Texas State Capitol against the reactionary Indian government’s recent anti-Muslim immigration laws By Mike Talavera On Sunday, a few hundred people gathered at the Texas State Capitol to support the protests throughout India against the recent anti-immigrant legislation targeting Muslims. The Citizen Amendment Act (CAA), passed in Indian parliament on December 11, targets Muslim immigrants and refugees by excluding them … Continue reading AUSTIN: Demonstration at Capitol Calls for Solidarity with India Protests

Incendiary Supporters Distribute Print Issues, Agitate for Revolution

Photo: Incendiary supporters agitate and distribute print issues in Austin (left), Los Angeles (Center), and Charlotte (Right). By Mike Talavera In the past few months, Incendiary support committees have sprung up around the country to distribute print issues and agitate around the stories of the day with revolutionary slogans. Through a combination of soapboxing, one-on-one conversations, and group discussions, these supporters have expounded on published … Continue reading Incendiary Supporters Distribute Print Issues, Agitate for Revolution

VIDEO: Speeches at Vigil for Veneranda Martinez in Austin

The above video showcases speeches from the night of Veneranda Martinez’s vigil in Montopolis. A working mother of three, Veneranda was killed by her estranged husband recently after repeatedly having called for police protection to no avail; her funeral was Thursday morning. During these speeches, the officiating priest and nonprofit representatives made calls for peace and respecting the authority of the police, whereas representatives from … Continue reading VIDEO: Speeches at Vigil for Veneranda Martinez in Austin

AUSTIN: Sandra Lima, Latin American Revolutionary Women Honored at Lecture

Photo: A presenter discusses Comrade Cecilia Hidalgo, an Ecuadorian revolutionary who led the National Health Workers Union in the 1990’s and helped bring militancy back into the workers’ movement By Dmitri Sans On Monday, revolutionary organizations gave presentations on the lives of Brazilian Communist Sandra Lima and other women revolutionaries from Latin America. The lecture was co-hosted by Popular Women’s Movement-Movimiento Femenino Popular (PWM) and … Continue reading AUSTIN: Sandra Lima, Latin American Revolutionary Women Honored at Lecture

AUSTIN: “Boycott” Graffiti Against Landlords On Former Blue Cat Cafe

By Jakob Stein Earlier today, graffiti reading “Boycott F&F” was seen painted on the doors of the former Blue Cat Cafe at 1401 East Cesar Chavez in the historic Chicano barrio on the East side of Austin. “F&F” refers to F&F Real Estate Ventures led by Jordan French and Darius Fisher, at one time the co-owners of the land where the building sits. F&F faced … Continue reading AUSTIN: “Boycott” Graffiti Against Landlords On Former Blue Cat Cafe

AUSTIN: Insiders Report UT Sexual Misconduct Meeting Focused on Repressing Activists

By Serena Ayers  Incendiary has received information that the University of Texas at Austin (UT) is taking steps to retaliate against student and community organizers who have confronted predatory and sexist professors, including Classics Professor and pedophilia advocate Thomas K. Hubbard and sexual predator Sahotra Sarkar, a professor of philosophy. UT administration is using the school’s recently formed “Misconduct Working Group” to seek information on … Continue reading AUSTIN: Insiders Report UT Sexual Misconduct Meeting Focused on Repressing Activists

AUSTIN: Profesor Pedófilo Huye a Casa Bajo Protección Policial

Foto: Los manifestantes llevan una pancarta que lee, “Profesor Thomas Hubbard Pedófilo” Este artículo es una traducción. Por Kali Abbott  El 9 de diciembre por la noche, un grupo de estudiantes, principalmente mujeres de la Universidad de Texas en Austin (UT), y sus partidarios realizaron una manifestación contra el profesor de UT Thomas Hubbard en su casa. Los manifestantes bloquearon su entrada con una gran … Continue reading AUSTIN: Profesor Pedófilo Huye a Casa Bajo Protección Policial

AUSTIN: Los Dolientes Ansían Justicia en la Vigilia por la Madre Trabajadora Asesinada, Los Revolucionarios y Familia Previenen Presencia Policial

Foto: Los dolientes de Veneranda Martínez se abrazan en una vela celebrada el miércoles por la noche Este artículo es una traducción. Por Miguel Talavera El 11 de diciembre, unos cientos de personas se reunieron en un lote de Montopolis en el este de Austin para una vigilia en conmemoración de la vida de Veneranda Martínez-Gutiérrez, la madre trabajadora de tres hijos que fue asesinada … Continue reading AUSTIN: Los Dolientes Ansían Justicia en la Vigilia por la Madre Trabajadora Asesinada, Los Revolucionarios y Familia Previenen Presencia Policial

AUSTIN: Mourners Crave Justice at Vigil for Slain Working Mother, Revolutionaries Unite with Family to Keep Police Out

Photo: Mourners of Veneranda Martinez embrace at a vigil held on Wednesday evening. By Mike Talavera On December 11, a few hundred people gathered at a Montopolis lot in East Austin for a vigil commemorating the life of Veneranda Martinez-Gutierrez, the working mother of three who was killed last week by her estranged husband at the Riverside gas station where she sold tamales. The Austin … Continue reading AUSTIN: Mourners Crave Justice at Vigil for Slain Working Mother, Revolutionaries Unite with Family to Keep Police Out