New Life in Canada (My Whirlwind Lives, Chapter 3 preview)

New Life in Canada (My Whirlwind Lives, Chapter 3 preview)

by Dee Knight The Detroit-Windsor Tunnel was my departure point in August of 1968. I hitched a ride with a friend after the convention meltdown in Chicago, leaving Mayor Daley and his head-bashing cops behind. [1] Driving from Chicago following the meltdown of the...
Up from the Ashes: New and Powerful Possibilities

Up from the Ashes: New and Powerful Possibilities

by Dee Knight. Republished from the DSA’s Democratic Left (April 12, 2020) The pandemic has changed everything. Donald Trump’s ineptness and buffoonish incapacity has caused countless deaths and endangered everyone. The system is out of control. But people are...
Huge NY State Tenants Rights Victory: How It Happened

Huge NY State Tenants Rights Victory: How It Happened

by Dee Knight. Republished from the Democratic Left (June 25, 2019) The rent reform legislation that passed the NY State Assembly and Senate June 14 was a major victory for millions of tenants across the state, especially in New York City. It was also a super-sweet...
A Time for Peace, Not War

A Time for Peace, Not War

by Dee Knight. Reprinted from the DSA’s Democratic Left (june 17, 2020) Change is coming, and time is flying. The pandemic is now joined with a threat of martial law. As police killings escalate, people have risen up. Trump’s efforts to “dominate” fall flat....
My photos

My photos

Here are some stories behind the pictures that appear at the top of my “Author Central” web-page (https://www.amazon.com/-/e/B07KSLC7QB): Four of us in Union Square, NYC, on May Day 2018:?(l to r) Shahid Comrade with sign saying “Full Legalization...