Bold Nebraska Victory On Eminent Domain Over TransCanada

By Bold Nebraska, www.boldnebraska.org -

By Bold Nebraska - This afternoon, TransCanada announced that the company will pull out of the lawsuit filed by over 100 Nebraska landowners challenging their right to use eminent domain to seize [...]

NY Opt Out Leaders Protest Phony Cuomo Commission

By Diane Ravitch, www.dianeravitch.net -

By Diane Ravitch - The New York State Allies for Public Education, representing more than 50 grassroots groups across the state, denounced Governor Cuomo’s commission to review and revise the [...]

Mock Funeral For Poverty Wages

By Danielle Sweeney, www.baltimorebrew.com -

By Danielle Sweeney in Baltimore Brew - The funeral sendoff was staged New Orleans style with a Dixieland band, Mardi Gras beads, boas and parasols. The deceased was “poverty wages,” [...]

Ending Police Militarization, One City At A Time

By Ana Conner and Tara Tabassi, www.truth-out.org -

By Ana Conner and Tara Tabassi in Truth Out - Urban Shield, the world's largest SWAT training and war-weapons expo, was held in September in California's Bay Area, beginning on the 14th [...]

Planned Parenthood Supporters Rally To Stop Funding Cuts

By Miranda Katz, www.gothamist.com -

By Miranda Katz in Gothamist - Following a summer of slanderous attacks against Planned Parenthood and repeated attemptsby Congressional Republicans to cut its funding, several hundred people [...]

Protests To Defend Penobscot Nation Of Ancestral Waterway Rights

By Levi Rickert, www.nativenewsonline.net -

By Levi Rickert in Native News Online - Last night, Monday, September 28, a small group of Native people and a large group of allies came together to speak out against the perpetuation of [...]

Black Lives Matter Takes Back The Night & Shuts Down Toronto

By Al Donato, www.huffingtonpost.ca -

By Al Donato in The Huffington Post - Black lives were the focus at Take Back The Night on Saturday, an event that shut down Toronto streets and highlighted sexual violence. Hundreds rallied [...]

Grassroots Women’s Response To Climate Change

By Kahea Pacheco and Melinda Kramer, www.earthisland.org -

By Kahea Pacheco and Melinda Kramer in Earth Island - In an event hall in the small village of Sirsi, on the edge of the Western Ghats in the Indian state of Karnataka, more than a hundred women [...]

Project Highlights Missing & Murdered Aboriginal Women

By Lucia Edwardson, www.metronews.ca -

By Lucia Edwardson in Metro News - In 2014 there were an estimated 225 missing or murdered aboriginal women in Canada, according the RCMP statistics. Jamie Black, an aboriginal artist from [...]

First Nations Teen Files Complaint Against Police After Street Check

By Jody Porter, www.cbc.ca -

By Jody Porter in CBC News - A teenager from Neskantaga First Nation in northern Ontario has filed a formal complaint against Thunder Bay police after she says she was subject to a street check [...]

Tractor Protest Against The TransPacific Partnership

By Brent Patterson, www.canadians.org -

Ottawa area farmers brought a long convoy of tractors into downtown Ottawa this morning for a protest against the concessions the Harper government is poised to make at the Trans Pacific [...]

Battle To Protect The Arctic From Oil Drilling Is Not Over

By Brian C. Black, www.theconversation.com -

By Brian C. Black in The Conversation - After billions of dollars invested over several years, Royal Dutch Shell said September 28 it would end oil exploration offshore Alaska after [...]

From Hashtag To Strategy: Growing Pains Of Black Lives Matter

By Bill Fletcher, Jr., www.inthesetimes.com -

By Alicia Garza and Jamala Rogers for In These Times - We’ve said, very directly, that to rebuild the Black Liberation Movement, we actually need to build a different kind of united front—both [...]

Pledge To Stop Algonquin Pipeline Expansion

By SANE Energy Project, www.popularresistance.org -

By SANE Energy Project. New York State - Spectra Energy recently received Notice to Proceed for clearcutting trees along the pipeline path of the AIM route in New York just north of New York [...]

Stop The TPP: Tell USTR ‘No To This Bad Deal!’

By Staff, www.popularresistance.org -

By Staff of Popular Resistance. Trade ministers from around the world are meeting in Atlanta, GA today through Thursday in a desperate attempt to finalize the text of the TransPacific Partnership [...]