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Cars, Riots, & Black Liberation

Cars, Riots, & Black Liberation

From Mute Magazine

Philadelphia’s Walter Wallace Rebellion

The US saw some of the largest riots and protests in its history this year in response to police murder of black people. Yet there has been scant attention paid to the innovations in struggle specific to these rebellions. Shemon & Arturo take another look at the phenomenon of car-looting and argue that this tactic is inseparable from black liberation.

Anarchy in the Streets of Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, radical politics seem to have allowed radical leftists to destroy property with impunity. Mr. Feibush says Philadelphia police have dutifully investigated the property crimes against him and his business, but to his knowledge no one has been charged or prosecuted: “The feedback I receive is they can send over [the evidence] they have, but they don’t believe the DA’s office will prosecute.” Mr. Krasner’s office, he says, harbors an “unwillingness to do anything to these groups.” As a result, “they’ve clearly become more and more emboldened over the years.”

Anathema Volume 5 Issue 6

Volume 5 Issue 6 (PDF for reading 8.5×11)

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In this issue:

Pittsburgh Raid
Bernie Sanders Story
Chase Your Dream
Bring Water (Hong Kong)
Chile In September
Report Back From Canada’s Climate Strike
Rest In Power Kelly Gibbs
Vengeance For Kevin, Solidarity With Joaquin
ACAB Poem

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