Archive for the ‘Rouge Forum Updates’ Category

Rouge Forum Dispatch: Beats The Nation

Sunday, June 21st, 2015

We Say Fight Back! Congratulations on the publication of 80,000 Teachers on Strike in Chile (what is your union doing?) SANTIAGO – Some 80,000 Chilean teachers on Monday participated in a strike to demand that the government pay them a bonus, union leader Jaime Gajardo said. The union called a 48-hour national strike after talks […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch: Most of the US “left” demeans even the 2nd International

Saturday, June 13th, 2015

We Say Fight Back! 43 years ago, deep in rural Louisiana, three young black men were silenced for trying to expose continued segregation, systematic corruption, and horrific abuse in the biggest prison in the US, an 18,000 acre former slave plantation called Angola. Peaceful, non-violent protest in the form of hunger and work strikes organized […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch: Good News, Boppers. It’s the End of the Empire.

Saturday, June 6th, 2015

We Say Fight Back! After Bitter battle, Baja Farmworkers win 50% Raise and a grower,mis-leader, government double cross  a volatile farm labor strike that crippled exports from one of Mexico’s key agricultural regions ended Thursday night with an unprecedented accord that boosts wages as much as 50% for thousands of laborers in Baja California. While […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch: Force is the Midwife of History

Sunday, May 31st, 2015

But something humane must be preparing for birth, and a grand strategy must exist for earth and life. We Say Fight Back! With Paulo Freire’s Farcical Education System in Brazil Collapsing, Teachers Vote to Extend Strike into 3rd Month A teachers union in Sao Paulo voted Friday to continue a strike into its third month, […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch: Beyond Empire and Capital

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

We Say Fight Back! Multiple Arrests in Cleveland as protests of another cop murder continue Police in riot gear arrested more than a dozen people in Cleveland on Saturday night as peaceful protests turned unruly after the acquittal of a patrolman charged in the deaths of two unarmed suspects. Demonstrations had been tense but calm […]