Alt-Majority: How Social Networks Empowered Mass Protests Against Trump

By Farhad Manjoo, -

By Farhad Manjoo for The New York Times - In his first week in office, as the president’s aides won’t tire of reminding us, Mr. Trump has already put in motion plans to do much of what he [...]

Transformation: Means And Measure Of Revolutionary Change

By Richard Moser, -

By Richard Moser for Counter Punch - Truly massive movements take shape around affirmations of goodness most powerfully represented by the promise of universal values. Our task is to fulfill [...]

Keystone XL Opponents Promise Trump Mass Mobilization

By Deirdre Fulton, -

By Deirdre Fulton for Common Dreams - With his order to revive the Keystone XL (KXL) pipeline, President Donald Trump "has declared war on Indigenous nations across the country," one Cheyenne [...]

Trump’s Executive Order On Refugees Violates The Establishment Clause

By David Cole, -

By David Cole for Just Security - According to the Supreme Court, “the clearest command of the Establishment Clause is that one religious denomination cannot be officially preferred over [...]

Fate Of Some Detained Immigrants At US Airports Remains Unclear

By Candice Bernd, -

By Candice Bernd for Truthout - "It's not a Muslim ban, but we were totally prepared," President Trump told reporters in the Oval Office over the weekend about his executive order barring foreign [...]

Trump’s Ban Builds On Obama’s Visa Restriction Program

By Sarah Harvard, -

By Sarah Harvard for Mic - President Donald Trump has signed an executive order Friday that imposes a 30-day ban on entry to the United States for visa holders from seven Muslim-majority [...]

Trump Purges State Department, CIA May Be Next

By Dan Wright, -

By Dan Wright for Mint Press News - Today, four State Department senior leaders resigned from their positions. The senior State Department leaders were reportedly asked to leave via letter in [...]

How To Cut Infrastructure Costs In Half

By Ellen Brown, -

By Ellen Brown for The Web of Debt Blog - President Donald Trump has promised to rebuild America’s airports, bridges, tunnels, roads and other infrastructure, something both Democrats and [...]

Holland To Finland To Scotland, Basic Income Could Be A Reality Across Europe

By Steve Rushton, -

By Steve Rushton for Occupy - Universal basic income is emerging as a realistic policy position across Europe. As we reported in late 2015, local authorities across the Netherlands are currently [...]

End U.S. War In Afghanistan

By Staff, -

By Staff of Action Network - The U.S. war in Afghanistan is well into its 16th year. In 2014 President Obama declared it over, but it will remain a political, financial, security, legal, and [...]

Obama Killed 16-Year-Old American In Yemen. Trump Just Killed 8-Year-Old Sister

By Glenn Greenwald, -

By Glenn Greenwald for The Intercept - IN 2010, President Obama directed the CIA to assassinate an American citizen in Yemen, Anwar al-Awlaki, despite the fact that he had never been charged with [...]

Protests Continue For 2nd Day Against Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’

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By Staff of Tele Sur - Not letting up on protesting and showing solidarity with those banned, thousands took to the streets again Sunday to protest Trump's new policy. Protests erupted for a [...]

Massive Crowd In DC Protests Immigration Orders

By Mark Hand, -

By Mark Hand for DC Media Group. Tens of thousands of protesters converged on the White House on Jan. 29 to denounce President Donald Trump’s executive order restricting residents from seven [...]

History Has Opened The Door, Now We Must Walk Through It

By Sofia Ali-Khan, -

By Sofia Ali-Khan for Rabble - We now have a President and Cabinet who almost certainly have no interest in the safety or well-being of their people. Many of us marched in the streets last [...]

Dulles And BWI Overwhelmed With Protests Against ‘Muslim Ban’

By John Zangas and Anne Meador, -

By John Zangas and Anne Meador for DC Media Group - Spontaneous demonstrations popped up at airports across the country after President Donald Trump issued an executive order banning nationals [...]