Why US Anti-Semites Love Israel, But Would See Every Jew Dead

It’s a strange realisation; to understand that both white racists in the US (who hate Jews), and pro-Israelis (many of whom are Jews) support Trump. How can it be possible, you ask, that two fundamentally opposed groups have found such common ground? The following article takes us on a brief journey into the wacky world […]

Billie Holiday – Strange Fruit (Song Of Protest)

This song is a commentary upon the lynching of two black men, J. Thomas Shipp and Abraham S Smith, in the town of Marion, Indiana on 7th August, 1930. Both had been accused of robbing and murdering a white factory worker, and raping his girlfriend. They were being held in the local jailhouse. A mob […]

The Two-Bear Mambo – Off-Beat Novel By Joe R. Lansdale

The Two-Bear Mambo by Joe R. Lansdale Hap and Leonard are back in this raucous ride through the back roads of East Texas. This time the two anti-heroes are asked to investigate the disappearance of Florida Grange, an ex of Hap’s who visited the notoriously racist area of Grovetown. The beautiful Florida is black, and […]

Go Set A Watchman – Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird Sequel

Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee Scout Finch is all grown up. The central figure from Harper Lee’s award-winning novel, To Kill A Mockingbird, is now twenty-six and going by her given name of Jean Louise Finch. In Lee’s long awaited sequel, we get to experience a different side to Jean Louise’s family life […]

Far-right Extremism In The USA

There has much discussion of late concerning the emergence of the far right in the USA as a force to be reckoned with. Sadly, it would appear that this political position has always been to the fore in US politics, but under various guises that made it less noticeable. The US military and agencies such […]

New Zealand Terrorist Attack – The Israeli Connection

The atrocities that took place in Christchurch, New Zealand, when an Australian terrorist murdered 50 Muslims during prayer has been widely reported. Many reasons for the killings have been mooted, but little attention has been given to the Israel connection. The terrorist who committed the attacks, and there is a strongly held belief that he […]

Massive Shooting in Christchurch NZ. Mosque Attacked by White Supremacist (NSFW) — Digital Empire (Livestream Stills)

Massive shooting in New Zealand. Multiple victims. It was streamed live on Facebook. Man goes on a rant the night before. Threatens to do a shooting and planned to stream it live. Then it happens. https://www.nz herald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12213039 A gunman has opened fire at a mosque in central Christchurch, with reports of casualties and police […] via […]

White Doves At Morning – Novel By James Lee Burke

White Doves At Morning by James Lee Burke Burke’s back, and what a return he makes! James Lee is at his very best in this scintillating chronicle of Louisiana before, during and after the US Civil War. It’s a story of family, friendship, love, loyalty, war and the horrors of a conflicted society rife with […]

Zionism, Manifest Destiny And Lebensraum

Originally posted on Rebel Voice:
Those familiar with the crisis in Palestine will understand how current moves being made by Israel to annex all of Palestine are reminiscent of previous colonial projects across the globe. Here, Rebel Voice looks at the parallels between some of the most relevant supremacist ideologies to our time. Manifest Destiny…

The Empire Files – US State Oppression And Fascism

In this episode of The Empire Files, Abby Martin looks at the increase of state oppression since the inauguration of Trump as President. It does appear that the US is moving evermore strongly towards a blatantly fascist police-state. Observers should not be fooled by their close proximity to events there. Germans were similarly hoodwinked and […]

Empire Files – Abby Martin

In this episode, Abby Martin speaks with Dr. Gerald Horne who is the Chair of History and African American Studies at the University of Houston. They discuss the history of racism in the USA and the impact of Trump’s pronouncements today. – If you care, give it a share –