Bill Fletcher Jr. is the executive editor of Global African Worker, a past president of TransAfrica Forum, and a longtime trade unionist. In addition to being a ‘born again’ baseball fan, he is a cofounder of Advocates for Minor Leaguers.
While preventing a Republican triumph is imperative, we should have no illusions about Obama.
Occupy is the base upon which to build a mass left radical movement, one that challenges the system itself.
A tribute to the recently departed scholar Manning Marable, by a close friend.