On Saturday November 4, 2023, tens of thousands of people (estimates are as high as 300,000) converged on the nation’s capital in the largest pro-Palestine march in U.S. history. The National March on Washington to Free Palestine was organized by a coalition of anti-war and pro-Palestinian groups and endorsed by hundreds of organizations, including DSA.
Rochester for Energy Democracy demands the funding of a study to determine the feasibility of a public utility as the path out of the RG&E crisis. We cannot brush this option away on the basis of speculation.
The capitalist war machine has worked overtime manufacturing consent for ethnic cleansing. But the truth is, more Americans stand with Palestine than ever. Let’s continue to make that truth undeniable.
Two million lives are on the line. We say: Not on our dime! No money for massacres! Ceasefire now!
As Du Bois recounts in Black Reconstruction, enslaved peoples did not submit passively to their condition but found ways to overcome it. Tubman escaped her enslavers in 1849, but famously returned to the South on numerous occasions with the aim of freeing members of her family. Overall, she rescued approximately seventy people, while advising many more on means of escape.