Eric Mann

Eric Mann is the co-director of the Labor/Community Strategy Center. He is a veteran of the Congress of Racial Equality, Students for a Democratic Society, and the United Auto Workers New Directions Movement. He is the host of KPFK/Pacifica’s Voices from the Frontlines. His forthcoming book is I Saw a Revolution with my Own Eyes: History, Strategy, and Organizing for The Revolution We Need today. He welcomes comments at


The Palestine Solidarity Movement is Making History: Thoughts from a 1968 Columbia University “Outside” Organizer

The Palestinian Resistance is Winning: the Movement Must Expose and Defeat Netanyahu’s “Final Solution” to the Palestinian Question

Dr. Martin Luther King is Marching with the People of Palestine

Oppenheimer: A Revolutionary Fighting Inside and Against a Reactionary System

A Conversation With Keith Lamar, From Death Row in Ohio

The 105th Anniversary of the October Revolution

Putin and Biden: Free Brittney Griner Now!

CounterPunch Readers Reply to My Review of Belfast Kenneth Branagh’s Pathetic Paean to Northern Ireland’s Protestant Fascists and British Imperialism

“Belfast:” Branagh’s Pathetic Paean to Northern Ireland’s Protestant Fascism and British Imperialism

All Hail the Revolutionary King: Dr. Martin Luther King’s Challenge to the Democrats, as Biden Finally Speaks out on Voting Rights

Working With Ed Asner to Keep the GM Van Nuys Plant Open

Dr. Martin Luther King’s Challenge to the Movement, as the Fascists Storm the Capital

The Black Led “Defund the Police” Movement Wins Great Breakthrough in Los Angeles: An Organizer’s Interpretation

The Struggle for No Police in the Los Angeles Schools: a Great Leap Forward and Victory is in Sight

Films from the Frontlines: “Sorry We Missed You,” Ken Loach’s Stirring Exposure of Capitalist Speed and Consumers’ Greed

Films From the Frontlines: Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite

Martin Luther King and the Black Revolutionary Tradition

Bernie: Keep Fighting On

Sports and Revolution: Trust the N.Y. Knicks Black Braintrust

All Hail the Revolutionary King: Martin Luther King and the Black Revolutionary Tradition

The Historic 1968 Struggle Against Columbia University

The 100th Anniversary of the October Revolution: the Great Breakthrough in Anti-Imperialist Socialism  

The MTA Murder of the Unknown Rider

Sanders v. Clinton on Palestine: No Contest

How We Got the Tanks and M-16s Out of LA Schools

Trumbo: Hollywood’s Anti-Communist Tribute to Itself

The Paris Climate Talks: a Victory for President Obama, a Defeat for the Planet and a Challenge to the Climate Justice Movement

Posts from Paris: the World is On Fire But the United Nations is Not

Playing Politics While the Planet Sizzles

Prelude to Paris: Four Tragic Tactics by President Obama and Four Climate Justice Proposals He Must Support

Inside the Civil Rights Movement: a Conversation With Julian Bond

Los Angeles Unified School District Debates Whether to Shoot Its Own Students–With Department of Defense Weapons

Danny Schechter Lives

Martin Luther King and the Black Revolutionary Tradition

Veterans: Your Only Real Friend is the Anti-War Movement

Palestine Will Win

The Journey of LeBron James

Fred Ho Lives!