Robert Stephens II


Ferguson and the fire next time

1 October 2014 Robert Stephens II speaks to Black organisers about their responses to the Ferguson uprising and where Black politics can go next

Anatomy of an insurrection

26 August 2014 Riots, or insurrections, are rational responses to systemic subjugation, argues Robert Stephens II. The insurrection in Ferguson, Missouri, following the murder of Michael Brown, is clear proof of the sophisticated political agitation that often precipitates spontaneous uprisings by marginalized groups.