Photo credit: Telegram/KazTAG By Jakob Stein Over the past week, protests against Kazakhstan’s elimination of the cap on gasoline prices have erupted into a full-scale uprising against the oppression and miserable economic conditions imposed on the people by the Kazakh State and Russian imperialism. On January 1, the Kazakh government lifted the cap on the price of liquefied petroleum gas, used to fuel vehicles around … Continue reading Kazakhstan: Popular Uprising Targets Police, State Institutions as Russian Imperialism Intervenes
By the Editorial Board This past week, an English translation of a report on the Great Uprisings in Colombia made by the Communist Party of Colombia (Red Fraction) was posted to the Marxist-Leninist-Maoist online newspaper, Communist International. The current massive wave of rebellion in Colombia is shaking the country to its core and this report is an important contribution from the Communists in Colombia who … Continue reading Colombia: Report by the Communist Party of Colombia (Red Fraction) on the Great Uprisings
Editor’s Note: Tribune shares the following video published by the Colombian revolutionary newspaper – El Comunero Prensa, who have compiled footage from protests on May 28, which marked one month since the start of the massive uprisings taking place in the country. We have provided an unofficial English translation of the transcript of the video’s narration below. By El Comunero The past May 28 marked … Continue reading Colombia: May 28 – Marking One Month of the Great National Strike (Video)
By the Editorial Board Editor’s Note: The Editorial Board received criticism of this editorial which we unite with and share in order to ensure that the editorial is read critically and its errors are clear. We leave the editorial published on our site as a negative example and to be transparent with our errors. The following article uses exaggerated rhetoric and sweeping generalizations that serve … Continue reading The Tremors of the Masses
Photo credit: Colter Peterson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP By Ed Dalton Two months after a fierce uprising broke out at the St. Louis City Justice Center (CJC), inmates have once again revolted against the inhuman conditions and sluggish legal proceedings that have kept inmates languishing in state custody without court dates. Inmates have continued to press their grievances, including the gross mishandling of health protocols … Continue reading St. Louis: ‘We Want Court Dates!’ Inmates at City Justice Center Rebel Once Again
By Peter Cherry Melquan Barnett, a 28-year old out-of-work Black forklift operator in Erie, Pennsylvania, is facing heightened federal charges in connection to the May Uprisings. Barnett’s case is one of 319 cases of protest-related vandalism nationwide that the U.S. Attorney office has upgraded to felony charges using intentionally malleable laws, all for the purpose of striking fear into protestors and those supporting the mass … Continue reading Erie: Federal Authorities Aggressively Persecute Protester by Stretching Law
By Nélida Tello Rebellions have once again engulfed Philadelphia after the police killing of Walter Wallace Jr., a 27-year-old Black man, on Monday. Protesters rebelled demanding justice for Wallace for three consecutive days. In response, Mayor Jim Kenney issued a citywide curfew and deployed the National Guard. The police murder of Wallace was captured on camera and subsequently went viral on social media. Two Philadelphia … Continue reading Philadelphia: Uprisings Demand Justice for Walter Wallace Jr.