February 2016 Newsletter

Check news and events in February 2016 and upcoming months   Analysis: The Political Landscape: The central issue in the 2016 presidential and local election campaigns is NOT the Republican and Democratic Party candidates or even Bernie Sanders vs. Hillary Clinton.  It is the growing economic and social crisis of the US capitalist system.  Most important is the crisis’ devastating …

USHRN 2015 Conference

Video from Human Rights Network 2015 Conference https://youtu.be/JFezIMJ5Zuo BWFJ receives 2015 US Human Rights Movement Builders Award The US Human Rights Network gave one of its prestigious awards to the Black Workers for Justice. The BWFJ was selected along with seven other recipients for its Movement Builders Award. The awards ceremony was held in conjunction with USHRN’s biannual conference in …

October 2015 Newsletter

“Days of Grace” Sets Unified Pace for Southern Resistance by Lamont Lilly Over 800 gathered in the city of Charleston, S.C., Sept. 5-6 for the Days of Grace Mass March and Strategy Conference against racism and for economic justice. Activists, organizers and attendees traveled from all over the United States. Guest speaker, Clarence Thomas, of the International Longshore Workers Union …