Not All Americans Celebrate the Birth of a Racist Slave Owning USA Homicidal at Home and Genocidal Abroad

Prominently placed statues of famous racists are no longer acceptable, just as policemen shooting African Americans has finally become unacceptable. Why not dispense with the far out illusion of a racist colonial, capitalist USA being worth celebrating? Meanwhile left undone is the protecting of non-American Black lives from killer American GIs invading and bombing their […]

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The Corporate Commodification of the Black Civil Rights Movement

Nike, Lucasfilm, Apple and Lego are just a few of the many companies lending their support to the Black Lives Matter protests all over the world following the death of 46 year-old George Floyd however, the founding pioneers of the civil rights movement would be mortified to see the black civil rights movement being used […]

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Police Assaults on African American Women–another dimension of US racism

As Jews approach our High Holy Days, our attention shifts toward the process of teshuva–repentance (or as I try to explain to my congregation in Berkeley, Ca., returning to the highest beings we could possibly be). Doing repentance not just for our private acts, but for the ills of the societies within which we live, […]

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Black Lives Matter Has A Deep Historical Connection To The History Of Slavery, White Supremacy And European Colonialism

Army reserve, Micah Xavier Johnson, 25 carried out a revenge attack on police officers in Dallas for the murders of African-American men by white police officers, and whilst the killings of these officers are tragic the murders of black men and women have gone unpunished for centuries since our ancestors were brought over to Europe […]

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Slogan ‘Black Lives Matter!’ Not Intended to Include ‘Black’ Lives Taken by GI’s Overseas

The ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement operates in blatant disbelief of Martin Luther King’s moral and entirely logical warning; ‘will be no progress on social justice issues at home while we go on killing the poor overseas at a such an enormous expenditure of social and financial resources that makes such progress at home impossible.’ Another […]

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