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August 27, 2020

Voices from the Barricades at George Floyd Square

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On Memorial Day weekend, George Floyd, a 46-year old African-American bouncer, unemployed since COVID-19, was detained by Minneapolis Police outside Cup Foods on 38th St & C

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August 27, 2020

Cell Phone Security: Keeping Cops and Fash Out

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You probably have things on your phone you wouldn’t want a fascist or a cop to see: comrades’ contact information, loved ones’ addresses, logged-in social media accounts, and te

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August 27, 2020

Oromo Community Takes the Streets

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Hundreds of members of Minnesota's Oromo community took over I-94 on July 1st, and 1,500 took 35W ten days later, in powerful protests against the assassination of Hachalu Hunde

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August 27, 2020

Seward Co-op Workers Walk-Out for Justice

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The horrendous murder of George Floyd - and the powerful Uprising that followed, inspired action from some Twin Cities workers.

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August 27, 2020

Syria Solidarity

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"The fight against racism is a human and universal cause that affects us all.” These are the words of artist Aziz Asmar, who along with his f

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August 27, 2020

Five "I"s for a City Beyond Policing: A Message to Defense Groups in Minneapolis

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Reforming and regulating the police is not what we want.

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August 27, 2020

Stillwater Restaurant Workers Stand-Up Against White Supremacists

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On June 27th, Sophia Rashid, a Muslim woman, took her four-year old daughter out to eat in Stillwater, a town on the St Croix River about 20

August 27, 2020

Bryant Neighborhood Assemblies

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In the wake of the George Floyd Uprising, many neighborhoods began to organize themselves. Mass meetings were held in parks across the city.

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August 27, 2020

Abolition and the Movement Against Police Brutality

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The role of police in society is clear— to protect the rich and powerful and preserve the status quo.

August 27, 2020

Defend the Uprising!

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On May 26th, the people of Minneapolis rose up against the lynching of a 46-year old unemployed Black worker, George Floyd, by the Minneapoli

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August 26, 2020

Introduction to the Workers Defense Alliance

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The Workers Defense Alliance is a revolutionary network of working class people and autonomous councils.