The following is a transcript of a message sent by Red Fightback to our comrades at the Revolutionary Socialist League in Kenya in advance of African Liberation Day, which is celebrated on May
The following speech was written for the Apartheid Off Campus “Fight Like Colombia! Resist Like Palestine! Solidarity Demo” – at which a Red Fightback member spoke on the 15th May 2021. Our speaker ended up being pushed for time, and we chose not to give the speech in full.
In Britain, a Day of Action to Kill The Bill. In Kenya, our comrades in the Revolutionary Socialist League are organising the People’s March, demanding “Yes to Jobs, Food and Health! No to State Repression and Poverty!”
Oaks were always sacred trees in Lithuanian culture. Unfortunately, we became obscured by the forest of the USSR and our growing sacred oak is all but forgotten. Yet, I have hope in my heart that one day, the rot that is eating away the oak's roots will be expelled and its might can flourish again.
All power to the Haitian people, no compromise with US imperialism!
Assata Shakur’s ongoing life and legacy of revolution-building and the sharp analysis in her writings should serve as lessons for those of us who wish to follow in her footsteps — to become revolutionaries capable of striking fear into the heart of empire, and hope into the hearts of the oppressed.