Tag Archives: Civil Rights Movement

The Violence of “Nonviolence”

by David Cyr (Originally posted on ChenangoGreens.org, January 23, 2011) What was the motivation for America’s “nonviolent” movement, and what did the pacification of protest produce? Have you ever wondered why the liberals, who worship the Founding Fathers and patriots … Continue reading

Posted in Class War Chronicle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

On the Fetishization of Expression

by Paul Street (Originally posted on ZNet, February 12, 2012) A handwritten note stuck on the message board of an old Occupy site I know reads as follows: “If you want to make God laugh, make a plan.” The message … Continue reading

Posted in Class War Chronicle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Real Heroes: John Brown

John Brown (May 9, 1800 – December 2, 1859) was an American revolutionary abolitionist, who in the 1850s advocated and practiced armed insurrection as a means to abolish slavery in the United States. He led the Pottawatomie Massacre, during which five … Continue reading

Posted in Class War Chronicle | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Proletarian Heroes: Robert F. Williams

Robert Franklin Williams (February 26, 1925 – October 15, 1996) was a civil rights leader, the president of the Monroe, North Carolina NAACP chapter in the 1950s and early 1960s, and author. At a time when racial tension was high … Continue reading

Posted in Class War Chronicle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Proletarian Heroes: Angela Davis

Crucial Update!: After this was posted it came to our attention that Angela Davis is a sell-out. She was a hero, but now she’s a zero. Click here to find out more. We decided to keep this post online anyway … Continue reading

Posted in Class War Chronicle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MLK Day: the Lessons of Pacifism & the Civil Rights Movement

From The Red Phoenix, official blog of the American Party of Labor: MLK Day: the Lessons of Pacifism & the Civil Rights Movement.

Posted in Class War Chronicle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment