Friday: Stand In Solidarity With Corean Activists

By Margaret Flowers, www.popularresistance.org -

By Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. Washington, DC - Earlier this year, Popular Resistance took action in solidarity with a peace delegation from South Corea* that represents activists [...]

Inspiration For Nonviolence: The Battle Of Seattle

By Rivera Sun, http://www.paceebene.org -

By Rivera Sun for Campaign Nonviolence. On November 30th, 1999, the World Trade Organization was scheduled to conduct a summit in Seattle, WA. Due to the intervention of activists, the meetings [...]

Big Gap Between Trump’s Promises To The Middle Class And His Policies

By Josh Bivens, www.epi.org -

By Josh Bivens for EPI - During his campaign, President-elect Donald Trump promised that he would take the side of American workers against economic elites when evaluating policy. Yet, the policy [...]

Why I Do Not Support The Women’s March On Washington

By Brittany T. Oliver, www.brittanytoliver.com -

By Brittany T. Oliver for Brittany T. Oliver - My name is Brittany Oliver and I'm a women's rights activist in Baltimore, MD. As a Black woman, I am once again let down by people who call [...]

‘Million Women March’ Protest Was Appropriating Black Activism

By Ashley Dejean, www.fusion.net -

By Ashley Dejean for Fusion - A high-profile effort to protest president-elect Donald Trump the day after he’s inaugurated received backlash from some people of color and progressives this week. [...]

Salem Protesters Rally Against Pacific Connector Pipeline

By Lisa Balick, www.koin.com -

By Lisa Balick for KOIN 6 News - SALEM, Ore. (KOIN) — Hundreds of demonstrators marched to the Oregon State Lands building Monday afternoon to demand Gov. Kate Brown stop a pipeline project for [...]

Global Unions To Rally In Support Of Korean General Strike

By Staff, www.industriall-union.org -

By Staff of Indutri Global Union - Global unions BWI, IndustriALL, IUF, PSI and UNI will rally then hand deliver a letter to the South Korean mission in Geneva supporting the general strike and [...]

Korean President Offers Reduced Term As General Strike Is Called

By Staff, www.zoominkorea.or -

By Staff of Zoom in Korea - The Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU) and the organizers of the mass protests to oust Park Geun-hye called for a nation-wide strike on Wednesday, November [...]

Breaking Free Of The Nonprofit Industrial Complex

By Staff, www.murphyinstituteblog.org -

By Staff of The Murphy Institute - In a new article coming out in the Fordham Urban Law Journal, Professor Michael Haber connects many of today’s most important movements—from post-Occupy [...]

Trump Appointment Shows He’s Serious About Ending Obamacare

By Sarah Kliff, www.rvox.com -

By Sarah Kliff for Vox - Rep. Tom Price (R-GA), President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for health and human services secretary, already has a plan for how to abolish Obamacare. The Washington Post [...]

Donald Trump’s New ‘Health’ Secretary Wants To Destroy Medicare

By Nancy Altman, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Nancy Altman for The Huffington Post - Now that Trump is elected and no longer needs votes, it is clear that he was either lying or has become the puppet of Ryan and the rest of the Republican [...]

North Dakota Governor Orders Pipeline Protesters Expelled

By Terray Sylvester, www.reuters.com -

By Terray Sylvester for Reuters - North Dakota's governor ordered the expulsion of thousands of Native American and environmental activists camped on federal property near an oil pipeline project [...]

Workers Strike Back From Boston To Chicago

By Fight for Fifteen, www.popularresistance.org -

By Fight for Fifteen. NATIONWIDE – Strikes by baggage handlers and cabin cleaners at Chicago O’Hare International Airport, Uber drivers in two-dozen cities, hospital workers in Pittsburgh and [...]

Twelve Ideas Post-Election from Front Line Organizers

By Bill Quigley, www.commondreams.org -

By Bill Quigley for Popular Resistance - When you find yourself in a suddenly darkened room, what do you do? Some rush blindly to where they think the door might be. Others stand still, let [...]

Is The United States Ready For A Municipalist Movement In Trump Era

By Alexander Kolokotronis, www.roarmag.org -

By Alexander Kolokotronis for ROAR Magazine - The mass protests across the United States in response to Donald Trump’s presidential election victory constitute a palpable and growing potential [...]