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

NEW YORK CITY: Anti-Police Protesters Shut Down Harlem Subway and Streets, Nearly 60 Arrested

Photo: Protesters take the streets of Harlem in New York City against police repression By Sandra Harris Over the weekend, thousands took to the streets in Harlem, New York City to protest police brutality and the increased deployment of officers in subways meant to deter fare evasion. The protests were the second of their kind this month, and showed an increase in organization and militancy, … Continue reading NEW YORK CITY: Anti-Police Protesters Shut Down Harlem Subway and Streets, Nearly 60 Arrested

NEW YORK CITY: Protests, Mass Fare Evasions in Response to Police Brutality

Photo: Protesters march through Brooklyn in response to police brutality By Sandra Harris On November 1, over a thousand people took to the streets in downtown Brooklyn to protest police brutality in New York City subways. The march led to the Hoyt-Schermerhorn Subway Station, where protesters jumped turnstiles and chanted against the police. People held banners that read “don’t let these pigs touch us ever … Continue reading NEW YORK CITY: Protests, Mass Fare Evasions in Response to Police Brutality

NEW YORK: Jeffrey Epstein Commits Suicide, Escapes Justice

Photo: Metropolitan Corrections Center (left) and now-deceased child predator Jeffrey Epstein (right). By Jennifer Kelly Early on Saturday, capitalist pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was found unresponsive in his cell at the Metropolitan Correctional Center, after apparently committing suicide. This comes less than three weeks after a previous suicide attempt that landed him on suicide watch. He was not on suicide watch at the time of his … Continue reading NEW YORK: Jeffrey Epstein Commits Suicide, Escapes Justice