Day Without Immigrants A Foretaste Of Strikes To Come

By Sarah Jaffe, www.truth-out.org -

By Sarah Jaffe for Truth Out - Across the country last week, immigrants went on strike to demonstrate what the country would be like if Donald Trump actually followed through on his promised [...]

A Mood Is Not A Movement: Five Ideas For The Anti-Trump Forces

By Richard Rubenstein, www.warisacrime.org -

By Richard Rubenstein for War Is A Crime - Comrades and friends, I am not writing to advise you how to resist the Trump regime. There are as many action proposals in circulation as there are [...]

A Closing Prayer For Standing Rock’s Oceti Sakowin

By Jihan Hafiz, -

By Jihan Hafiz for The Intercept - IT WAS AN EMOTIONAL closing prayer in front of the sacred fire at Oceti Sakowin camp, near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, ground zero of the movement to [...]

NAACP Calls For Boycott Of North Carolina

By Staff, www.naacp.org -

By Staff of NAACP - RALEIGH, NC—The NAACP Board of Directors announced a resolution calling for the discussion of the first steps of an international economic boycott of the state of North [...]

Emissions Found Coming From Dominion Cove Point Right Now!

By Staff, www.wearecovepoint.org -

By Staff of We Are Cove Point - After being invited by We Are Cove Point, a team from Earthworks traveled to Cove Point in early February, bringing a FLIR camera operator all the way from [...]

The End Of Capitalism Has Begun

By Paul Mason, www.theguardian.com -

By Paul Mason for The Guardian - The red flags and marching songs of Syriza during the Greek crisis, plus the expectation that the banks would be nationalised, revived briefly a 20th-century [...]

Underground Network Readies Homes To Hide Undocumented Immigrants

By Kyung Lah, Alberto Moya and Mallory Simon, www.edition.cnn.com -

By Kyung Lah, Alberto Moya and Mallory Simon for CNN - Los Angeles (CNN)A hammer pounds away in the living room of a middle class home. A sanding machine smoothes the grain of the wood floor in [...]

The Choice Trump’s Budget Creates

By David Swanson, www.worldbeyondwar.org -

By David Swanson for World Beyond War - Trump proposes to increase U.S. military spending by $54 billion, and to take that $54 billion out of the other portions of the above budget, including in [...]

FERC’s Private Public Comment Sessions Criticized By Media

By Staff, www.sej.org -

By Staff of Society of Environmental Journalists - Dear Chairman LaFleur and Commissioner Honorable: As a professional news media organization, we are writing to express our concern about the [...]

Republican Lawmakers Introduce Bills To Curb Protesting In At Least 18 States

By Christopher Ingraham, www.washingtonpost.com -

By Christopher Ingraham for Washington Post - Since the election of President Trump, Republican lawmakers in at least 18 states have introduced or voted on legislation to curb mass protests in [...]

Civil Rights Groups Demand Immigration Agents Stop Impersonating Police Officers

By Staff, www.aclusocal.org -

By Staff of ACLU - LOS ANGELES - The ACLU Foundation of Southern California and a coalition of advocacy groups today sent a letter to Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck, Mayor Eric [...]

Syrian Regime Change In The Context Of US-Syria History

By Staff, wwwwashingtonsblog.com -

By Staff of WashingtonsBlog - The U.S. Carried Out Regime Change In Syria In 1949 … and Tried Again In 1957, 1986, 1991 and 2011-Today. The CIA backed a right-wing coup in Syria in 1949. Douglas [...]

It’s Time To Claim Our Highest Vision: Let’s Embrace The Great Turning

By Chris Moore-Backman, www.truth-out.org -

By Chris Moore-Backman for Truth Out - Across the nation, activists, organizers and newly enlivened social change onlookers are hungry for a shared, coherent sense of direction. George Lakey's [...]

What It Takes To Change Hearts And Minds

By Colin Beavan, www.yesmagazine.org -

By Colin Beavan for Yes! Magazine - Some years ago, the communications psychologist John Marshall Roberts said at a talk I attended that there are three ways of converting people to a cause: by [...]

Five Years Ago Today, Trayvon Martin Was Killed

By Staff, www.rememberingtrayvon.com -

Staff for #RememberTrayvon. The murder of Trayvon Martin was the beginning of the Black Lives Matter movement that accelerated with the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO and has grown with [...]