Police forces in riot gear keep watch on a demonstration in Omaha, Neb., on July 8. Participants were protesting the recent shooting death by police of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. “Ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.” – James Baldwin We have a tendency to accept the United States police force as a natural, organic entity. … [Read more...] about Where Are the Good Police?
Anna Swanson: What is the purpose of your organization? Mark: I see this group as participating in long-term class consciousness raising and building political power outside of the traditional structures here. I talk about this all the time, but I see us as operating in the void that the Democratic Party leaves in politics. Seth: I think that, like Mark mentioned, the big … [Read more...] about Slumlords Beware: An Interview with Omaha Tenants United
Malik is an organizer from Silk City Socialists, an independent socialist organization in Paterson, New Jersey. Paterson is the second most densely populated city in the U.S., with a long history of both labor struggle and sharp racial oppression. We spoke with Malik about Silk City’s base buling projects and socialist organizing in the 21st century. Red Compass: What … [Read more...] about On Base-Building: An Interview with Malik from Silk City Socialists
moose, airport, moose airport, tetons Regeneration represents an attempt to begin to synthesize the various perspectives and strategic orientations which have emerged from the organizing efforts of over a dozen independent, citywide communist and revolutionary socialist collectives in the United States. As our name suggests, we exist as both a product of and an effort to … [Read more...] about Mission Statement
Regeneration, the official magazine for the newly federated Marxist Center collectives, is calling for article submissions. In December of 2018 the Marxist Center collectives gathered in Colorado Springs and spent hours and days debating, voting, and networking. Comrades were made, organizing skills were shared, and items were debated and voted on (including the unanimous … [Read more...] about Call for Articles!