Even FBI agents are finally saying it: domestic terrorism poses “a threat to the American people and our democracy.” It isn’t news that there has for years been a “resurgence in radicalization and recruitment” in right-wing extremism. It also isn’t news that this cancer has metastasized wildly since the election of the Current Occupant of … Continue reading Counter White Supremacists’ Terrorism
Many of us are still thinking about Charlottesville and its aftermath in our own communities. As local grassroots activists, we need to remind ourselves of the local lived experience and not lose that perspective amidst the wider national media narrative. I was at the August 27 Bay Area Rally Against Hate in Berkeley, and I want … Continue reading First hand account of the Berkeley rally
Members of Indivisible East Bay will join others at the Rally Against Hate in Berkeley on Sunday August 27th.
On August 27, a demonstration called “No to Marxism in America” is scheduled in Berkeley as part of a weekend of white supremacist events in the Bay Area. This event appears to be planned by many of the same people that planned similar events earlier this year in Berkeley, including white nationalist and white supremacist … Continue reading On the Rally Against Hate
The weekend events in Charlottesville left us shocked and horrified, but the many hundreds of vigils and marches held in solidarity prove that we are vast in number, they console us and firm our resolve.