Stories by Bruce A. Dixon

Bruce A. Dixon is managing editor at Black Agenda Report, and a state committee member of the Georgia Green Party. He lives and works near Marietta, Ga., and can be contacted at bruce.dixon(at)blackagendareport.com. subscribe to Bruce A. Dixon's feed

Posted on: Jul 2, 2014, Source: Black Agenda Report

Paul Vallas eagerly set about undermining reforms in Chicago that empowered neighborhood councils of parents and rank and file teachers.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2014, Source: Black Agenda Report

Federal prison clemency changes are a cynical, empty gesture from an indifferent administration.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2013, Source: Black Agenda Report

In 2017, it will be routine for US presidents to unilaterally murder with or without announcement of cause anybody, anyplace on the planet within the reach of US drones, special operators and mercenaries.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2010, Source: Black Agenda Report

Georgia prisoners have began a courageous, peaceful and nonviolent protest strike for educational opportunities, wages for their work, medical care and human rights.

Posted on: Aug 23, 2010, Source: Black Agenda Report

The Alliance for Digital Equality claims to expand broadband to minority communities. In fact, they're a corporate lobbying entity that opposes policies that would do just that.

Posted on: May 12, 2010, Source: Black Agenda Report

If BP were a person it would be a career criminal, a pathological liar and an international serial killer with a rap sheet several times the size of the Chicago Yellow Pages.

Posted on: Aug 28, 2008, Source: Black Agenda Report

The FCC hopes the public won't notice its generous gift to corporate broadcasters: thousands of new channels on publicly owned spectrum.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2008, Source: Black Agenda Report

The switch to digital TV is essentially a $70 billion gift from taxpayers to broadcasters. So, what will we get in return?

Posted on: Feb 29, 2008, Source: Black Agenda Report

Since the end of the Cold War, the U.S. has fomented no less than fourteen wars in Africa -- enough is enough.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2008, Source: Black Agenda Report

Sorry Obama, Black America is not "90 percent of the way" to equality.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2008, Source: Black Agenda Report

Congressman and corporate tool Al Wynn faces off against progressive champion Donna Edwards in a hotly contested primary race.

Posted on: Nov 28, 2007, Source: Black Agenda Report

As the "Save Darfur" lobby grows in power, here are ten reasons to be more critical about the supposedly humanitarian mission.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2007, Source: Black Agenda Report

Corporate foundations that have pledged millions believe that genetically altered crops will rescue Africa from endemic shortfalls in food production. Are they creating a 'green revolution' or hijacking the food supply?

Posted on: May 16, 2006, Source: The Black Commentator

Cheap, ubiquitous and comprehensive broadband access is as necessary to the economic well-being of African-American communities as good streets.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2006, Source: The Black Commentator

How could Andy Young, who used to walk with Dr. King, become a corporate shill for Wal-Mart?

Posted on: Sep 28, 2005, Source: The Black Commentator

Church groups and even ex-felons stepped up to help hurricane victims when the federal government abandoned them.