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Monk at 100

Originally posted on Shiraz Socialist:
Thelonious Sphere Monk, born (Rocky Mount North Carolina) Oct 11 1917; died Feb 17 1982 Above: Monk (piano) with Charlie Rouse (thr sax). Larry Gales (bass), Ben Riley (drums), Fairfield Hall, Croydon UK): playing Rhythm…

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This Is What Community Self-Defense and Solidarity Looks Like, or Should!

Originally posted on Outside the Circle:
This work-in-progress list is intended as counter to the rising fascism, and hopefully as an anecdote to the spineless liberalism that wants to somehow merely love fascism away. It’s one attempt to kick off…

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Grexit or Jubilee? How Greek Debt Can Be Annulled

Originally posted on WEB OF DEBT BLOG:
The crushing Greek debt could be canceled the way it was made – by sleight of hand. But saving the Greek people and their economy is evidently not in the game plan of…

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Broken Glass, Stolen Lives

Originally posted on Outside the Circle:
Nights in the cities and streets of US cities find not so much twinkling stars overhead, even on full-moon evenings like February 3, 2015, but twinkling candles underfoot. When did this become a regular…

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Are Our Communities Strong Enough for Police to Be Obsolete?

Originally posted on Outside the Circle:
A new wildly fanciful and completely essential goal, with so many potential tactical and strategic angled to make it materialize, seems to be emerging out of this upsurge — uprising? — ignited by Ferguson.…

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Sept 30, 2014– Roar Magazine: Syriza Rising: what’s next for the movements in Greece?

in the 20th century nearly half the planet was governed by left wing bureacracies that exercised power separated from the social classes they were suppose to represent.  in most victories of the left- electoral or otherwise- popular forms of organization- … Continue reading

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No Time-Outs

Originally posted on Outside the Circle:
I remember how a friend told me that when his partner died of cancer, he didn’t understand how the bottom could have completely dropped out of the world and yet the world just went…

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