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Rouge Forum Dispatch: Toward Freedom From Necessity

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

We Say Fight Back! 68 Arrested as Stanford Students and Profs Fight Back Monday afternoon, Stanford students and community members shut down the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge in support of the Ferguson Action national demands, which include the demilitarization of local law enforcement and the repurposing of law enforcement funds to support community-based alternatives to incarceration. […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch: Education for CLASS Consciousness

Sunday, January 18th, 2015

We Say Fight Back! Ralph Chapin wrote Solidarity Forever, January 17, 1915 www.iww.org/history/icons/solidarity_forever/1 Above, now on sale Steve Conn (leader of the Detroit Teachers Wildcat)  Wins Presidency of Detroit Federation of Teachers by slim margin  The Detroit Federation of Teachers membership on Saturday elected as their new president the decades long nemesis of the outgoing […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch: In 2015 We Remember Joe Hill and the best of the IWW

Saturday, January 10th, 2015

We Say Fight Back! Joe Hill: 1879 to 1915 Tariq Ali on “The Maximum Horror”  It was a horrific event. It was condemned in most parts of the world and most poignantly by many cartoonists. Those who planned the atrocity chose their target carefully. They knew that such an act would create the maximum horror. It was quality, […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch: Che Rolls Over and Over

Saturday, December 20th, 2014

We Say Fight Back! Revolution Redefined: “We’re going to be like China or Vietnam, a socialist country with capitalism,”said Maria E Lena Hernandez, a senior Communist party official….”It’s going to be hard, but it is necessary for the revolution.”  www.nytimes.com/2014/12/20/world/crucible-of-cuban-zeal-redefines-revolutionary.html?_r=0 History Won’t Absolve This….     US Companies Flock to Cuba! Cheap Labor! Raw Materials! […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch Versus Capital and Empire

Saturday, December 13th, 2014

We Say Fight Back! Congratulations to Eric Chester on the Publication of:  Five thoughts on the Torture Report (NYTimes online 12/14/14): Incompetence? New? The CIA completely missed the coming collapse  of its five-decades-long nemesis: the USSR. Lies? That’s their job but let’s go back to the Shah of Iran, Bay of Pigs, Vietnam , etc. […]