RISE OF THE NEW BLACK RADICALS BY CHRIS HEDGES
Rise of the New Black Radicals
Baltimore police severed Freddie Gray NECK from his BODY = Spine injury
REVOLUTION = AGAINST DAILY MURDERS OF young black men and women by US Police State
REVOLUTION = New young black militant.
REVOLUTION = AGAINST ZERO OPPORTUNITIES + NO DECENT JOBS + RACISM + DOMINATION BY SUPREMACISTS + HORRIBLE POVERTY + Destructive energy of corporate capitalism.
REVOLUTION = PEOPLE HAVE GIVEN UP ON ELECTORAL POLITICS
REVOLUTION = A PRESS THAT SPREADS LIES AND PROPAGANDA
REVOLUTION = REJECTS UNCLE TOM BLACK LEADERS = SOLD OUT TO EVIL
REVOLUTION = CORPORATE STATE REFUSES TO ADDRESS the mounting suffering of the poor and working poor, draconian state repression and indiscriminate use of lethal violence against unarmed people of color
REVOLUTION = HUNDRED Million disenfranchised youths = Mostly black and brown = Surplus labor of corporate neofeudalism = Discarded as human refuse
REVOLUTION = Youth Preyed upon by a HORRIBLE legal system that criminalizes poverty = 2.3 million human beings locked in jails and prisons.
REVOLUTION = The wretched of the earth against our corporate masters.
CORPORATE DOMINATION = Installed Control Systems + Militarized police + Elaborate propaganda campaigns of FEAR + Wholesale surveillance of every citizen + Court system stripping legal protection from poor and dissent.
REVOLUTION = Global leadership comes from the squalid internal colonies that house the poor and usually people of color. = T-Dubb-O, a hip-hop artist from St. Louis + Tef Poe + Tory Russell + Tara Thompson + Rika Tyler
REVOLUTION = “People have become more radical. They’ve realized the power that they have. They’re no longer afraid of the police, the state, but also you have a police and a military force that’s been training for a year to deal with this type of circumstance.”
REVOLUTION = HOT summer COMING = More violence from police + People are NOT GOING to just sit there and let it happen to ’em