Saturday, February 16, 2019


Thanks to Solomon Comissiong for inviting me to join Ajamu Baraka, Glen Ford, Netfa Freeman, Danny Haiphong, Daniel Patrick Welch and Erica Puentes Martinez. We all discussed various aspects of the U.S. coup attempt against the Venezuelan government.

Hand Off Venezuela!

Sunday, February 03, 2019

Ep88 Beyond Vietnam feat Margaret Kimberley

You can also listen to my Around the Empire interview on Youtube. Enjoy.

Saturday, February 02, 2019

Workers World Solidarity with Venezuela, New York City, 01/31/2019

I took part in a panel discussion at Workers World in New York City. I was joined by Nate Brown and Larry Holmes of Workers World Party andRoger Wareham of the December 12th Movement. If you don't understand why we must oppose the U.S. led coup attempt against the Venezuelan government just watch and listen.

Note: I'm sorry that the youtube video cuts people off at the end of the table. Just watch the facebook video here and you can see the full screen.

Friday, February 01, 2019

Around the Empire Podcast

Thanks to JoAnne Leon for the invite. We began with a discussion of Martin Luther King’s April 4, 1967 speech “Beyond Vietnam” at Riverside Church.We ended up talking about NATO, 2020 election, yellow vests, Brexit, and Venezuela. You can listen here.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Fascist Attack on Venezuela

The Trump administration effort to unseat President Maduro in Venezuela is fascist by any definition. But Donald Trump is not the only criminal. Democratic leaders like Nancy Pelosi and senators Durbin and Murphy support the coup attempt, as does Justin Trudeau in Canada. They are fascists too. I explain in my latest Black Agenda Report column.


Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Discussing Venezuela

I appeared on the Radio Sputnik program Fault Lines this morning. I discussed the Black Alliance for Peace position on Venezuela with hosts Garland Nixon and Lee Stranahan.  You can listen here.

Monday, January 28, 2019

On WBAI's Waking Up with Julianna Forlano on January 25th

I will be on the WBAI program Waking Up With Julianna Forlano every Friday morning. I start at about 37 minutes here. I discussed Marzieh Hashemi, Russiagate and censorship, condition of black journalists, police brutality, and Venezuela. You can listen here.

Margaret Kimberly on US military bases and the Democrats

Margaret Kimberly on US military bases and the Democrats: In this episode, I'm joined by Margaret Kimberley, Editor and Senior Columnist for Black Agenda Report for a discussion of NATO, US foreign military bases, the role of the Democratic Party in progressive movements, the arrest of Marzieh Hashemi and other topics.

I had a great convo with Charles Dunaway. We discussed the issues he mention above and we also touched on Venezuela on the Wider View Podcast.