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DEFYING NIGHTMARES

American, Black, and Abroad. Is it possible to escape the burden of White Supremacy?

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BODIES UNDER THE FLOORBOARD
BODIES UNDER THE FLOORBOARD
Ciarra Jones November 7th, 2020
Photo: @decamusic

The U.S. deploys capitalism in order to lazily conceal its worst-kept secret: we do not live in a democracy but an oligarchy, and capitalism protects the wealth of only a few.

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WORLDWIDE RECKONING
WORLDWIDE RECKONING
Vik Sohonie September 24th, 2020
Photo: @eldanieluk

When the United States and Britain were forced to officially abolish slavery, they had no intention of ending their addiction to free labor.

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THE HOUSE IS STILL BURNING
THE HOUSE IS STILL BURNING
Tef Poe November 10th, 2020
Photo: @eldanieluk

A Party For The Colonizers; Black imperial power is not Black Power.

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DEAR JOE & KAMALA
DEAR JOE & KAMALA
Vik Sohonie November 12th, 2020
Photo: @eldanieluk

A letter to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris from the global South.

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HOW TO STEAL AN ELECTION
HOW TO STEAL AN ELECTION
Christine Mungai October 28th, 2020
Photo: @alejis_go

Is the Electoral College the U.S. version of Kenya's Tharaka Nithi?

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IS THE UNITED STATES A DEMOCRACY?
IS THE UNITED STATES A DEMOCRACY?
Mordecai Lyon October 13th, 2020
Photo: @eldanieluk

Watch visionary love warrior Dr. Cornel West talk about fighting the evils of wall street greed and rising fascism by building community, engaging in global solidarity, and developing spiritual fortitude in this one-hour interview.

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BEAUTIFUL [BOYCOTT MUSIC]

I wrote this record for anyone who has ever battled depression. For anyone who didn’t understand why they were always viewed as the perpetual other.

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JOE [BOYCOTT MUSIC]

Rodrigo Starz from Rebel Diaz pops up with a fresh new freestyle called “Joe.” This one is self explanatory: he takes the classic instrumental to “Whoa” from Black Rob and spits a revolutionary freestyle bashing the Democratic Party. Listen close folks, this is what we call “Edutainment."

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RACIST LOGIC
RACIST LOGIC
Christine Mungai September 28th, 2020
Photo: @eldanieluk

When it comes to COVID-19, Africa is the least affected continent--and the response from mainstream media has been filled with racist logic.

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NOAM CHOMSKY (Q&A)
NOAM CHOMSKY (Q&A)
Mordecai Lyon November 2nd, 2020
Photo: @eldanieluk

Read Mordecai Lyon's interview with Noam Chomsky about independent journalism, the Federal Reserve, and the power of the people.

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LET’S GET FREE
LET’S GET FREE
Kristian Blackmon December 11th, 2020
Photo: @yi_renkyi

For Black Liberation to Live Black Homophobia Must Die

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BRUTALIZED & CENSORED [PHOTOS]

When news surfaced that a draconian anti-freedom law restricting the ability to record French police officers passed through the National Assembly, hundreds of thousands of citizens took to the streets all across France.

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INDEPENDENT JOURNALISM

We are a global collective of independent journalists and artists, joining forces at this moment of mass unrest, to address the matters of our time. If you have something you are burning to tell the world, become a contributor and join the movement. Welcome to The Boycott Times.

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BENEATH THE STREETS

In the minds of most, the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement was ignited by a public outrage in response to the 2012 murder of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin from Sanford, Florida—a town with a 30 percent Black population and a slight white majority, just like most...

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THE BIRTH OF BOYCOTT
THE BIRTH OF BOYCOTT
Mordecai Lyon December 22nd, 2020
Photo: @eldanieluk

The Boycott Times is a platform for global dissent. We need a place where we can call into question the hoarding of resources and capital. These are the times.

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THE INCARCERATION PANDEMIC

Between 250,000 and 500,000 prisoners of the U.S. judicial system have tested positive for COVID-19.

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POLARIZING HATE [PHOTOS]

The ruling class does not really care who is in office as long as the people are divided. If the people are united, their power will be lost. And so they lie.

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A CALL FOR INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM
A CALL FOR INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM
The Boycott Times November 23rd, 2020
Photo: @eldanieluk

Join us in our quest to uncover injustice.

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A CALL FOR SPECULATIVE NON-FICTION
A CALL FOR SPECULATIVE NON-FICTION
The Boycott Times December 1st, 2020
Photo: @diego.l.florez

Let's imagine a future for all.

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WHAT THE F**K IS NEOLIBERALISM?
WHAT THE F**K IS NEOLIBERALISM?
lyfestile January 6th, 2021
Photo: @banksy

Neoliberalism, which sounds like it should be a good thing, is driving the demise of our people and our planet and it must be destroyed before it destroys us.

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NAZIS IN THE CAPITOL
NAZIS IN THE CAPITOL
Mordecai Lyon January 13th, 2021
Photo: @preziosonews

Anti-Semitism is an old but incredibly dangerous and effective tactic, used by those in power to misdirect the people who they are taking advantage of, to focus on a different, made-up villain.

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COLUMBIA TUITION STRIKE

On January 22nd we will be withholding our tuition until our demands for fair costs and democratic procedures are met. Without a reduction of our tuition, an increase in financial aid, and restitution for our local community, we are no longer willing to be silenced.

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WHY I DEBT STRIKE
WHY I DEBT STRIKE
Richelle Brooks January 26th, 2021
Photo: @thedebtcollective

On January 20th, as Biden/Harris were sworn into office, The Debt Collective, an organization fighting against debt as a system of oppression, launched a national student loan debt strike.

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WALL STREET BUYCOTT

Wall Street has collectively boycotted the majority of the population since its inception in 1792. On January 27, 2021, in response to 228 years of Wall Street's looting, the world witnessed an unprecedented $20 billion "buycott," carried out by a group of rogue investors.

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OF THE STREET

The streets of my home are lined with the blood of my ancestors. The relative calm since the violence has in no way erased the memories of the people who lived in Commune 13 during the 1990s and early 2000s. That is why I launched De La Calle Fest.

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LORGIA GARCÍA-PEÑA (Q&A)
LORGIA GARCÍA-PEÑA (Q&A)
Mordecai Lyon February 23rd, 2021
Photo: @eldanieluk

Dr. Lorgia García-Peña discusses boycott as a praxis, whether or not Biden's win was a victory over white supremacy and what she boycotts in her daily life.

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