Experiments with truth: 7/5/11

      • 7000 Palestinian prisoners in all Israel’s prisons Sunday began a mass hunger strike for one day in protest of Israeli racist policies against them such as solitary confinement and intentional medical negligence.


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      Should we disrupt the Democratic Party or try to take it over?

      and Paul Engler
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      How movements settle the debate on whether to engage with political parties from the inside or outside will have a profound impact on their effectiveness.

      • Feature

      Ugandans escalate movement of ‘radical rudeness’ following violent arrest over mean tweet

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      The so-called ‘world’s friendliest people’ are finding power in vulgarity as they protest the brutal torture of a novelist for ridiculing the dictator’s son.

      • Analysis

      Should fighting for democracy take priority over building powerful social movements?

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      Activists throughout history have put social movement work on hold for the electoral arena. Determining whether to do so is a matter of strategy and calling.

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