LOS ANGELES: Tenants and Activists Protest at Slumlords House

Photo: Activists and Tenants protest outside the home of slumlord Charles Quarles By Felipe Vera On January 12, Tenants and activists from Serve the People-Los Angeles’ 28th St. Barrio Committee held a demonstration in front of the slumlord Charles Quarles’ home. Right before Christmas on December 23, the tenants of the 28th St. Barrio Committee received a “pay or quit notice,” demanding that they pay … Continue reading LOS ANGELES: Tenants and Activists Protest at Slumlords House

OXNARD: Southern California Activists Host Anti-Gentrification Event

Photo: Attendees listen to a presentation on the revolutionary movement against gentrification By Felipe Vera On January 4, the Los Angeles Incendiary Support Committee and Oxnard Revolutionary Study Group (OxRevStudy) held an anti-gentrification event in Oxnard, California. They also hosted a speaker from Defend Boyle Heights (DBH), a revolutionary anti-gentrification organization based in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Boyle Heights. Nearly all the seats were … Continue reading OXNARD: Southern California Activists Host Anti-Gentrification Event

LOS ANGELES: Event Commemorates Brazilian Revolutionary Comrade Remis

Photo: The Committee to Support the People’s Struggle in Brazil holds an event to commemorate Comrade Remis Carla Costa and the revolutionary movement in Brazil By Felipe Vera On December 28, the Committee to Support the Peoples Struggle in Brazil (CSPSB) in Los Angeles held an event in commemoration of Comrade Remis Carla Costa, a Brazilian revolutionary who was murdered in 2017. Comrade Remis was … Continue reading LOS ANGELES: Event Commemorates Brazilian Revolutionary Comrade Remis

LOS ANGELES: Fundraiser for Tenants Resisting Displacement Receives Strong Community Support

Photo: Activists and community members rally around tenants facing eviction with sidewalk fundraiser By Audrey Hellenbrecht Last Saturday, a sidewalk lunch fundraiser was held in Boyle Heights, Los Angeles to provide support for two working-class, immigrant tenants in an effort to alleviate their medical and utility bills as they struggle against the property management company trying to evict them. Carlos and Lourde’s struggle has received … Continue reading LOS ANGELES: Fundraiser for Tenants Resisting Displacement Receives Strong Community Support

LOS ANGELES: Two Antifascists Make Bail

By Zein Amari Last Wednesday, the two antifascists who were arrested in Huntington Beach in April went to court facing charges of assault with a deadly weapon, disturbing the peace, and resisting arrest. They had to pay $2,000 each in bond to avoid imprisonment and after going through a bondsman were released the same day. While their case is ongoing, both of the antifascists remain … Continue reading LOS ANGELES: Two Antifascists Make Bail

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

LOS ANGELES: LAPD Officer Arrested for Groping Dead Woman

Photo: Lieutenant Craig Lally, president of the Los Angeles Police Protective League (LAPD’s police union), holds a press conference on Officer David Rojas’ sexual abuse of a dead woman. By Zein Amari Last Thursday, Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Officer David Rojas was arrested after footage from his body camera showed him fondling a dead woman’s breasts. Internal Affairs charged Rojas with a felony for … Continue reading LOS ANGELES: LAPD Officer Arrested for Groping Dead Woman