Protest Groups Uniting As ‘The Majority’ For Actions On May Day

By Aaron Morrison, www.mic.com -

By Aaron Morrison for Mic - Activist groups are uniting as a broader coalition they've dubbed "The Majority," an idea inspired by the Movement for Black Lives — a collective of organizations in [...]

Tear Gas, Bottles Fly As Paris Police & Anti-Brutality Protesters Clash

By Charlotte Dubenskij, www.rt.com -

By Charlotte Dubenskij for Russia Today. Paris, France - Hundreds of protesters have gathered in front of police station in Paris for the 3rd consecutive night to vent their anger over the [...]

#BuyTwitter Should Twitter Become A User Owned Coop

By Danny Spitzberg, www.loomio.org -

By Danny Spitzberg for Loomio - Thanks to you, Twitter has a chance to become a user-owned co-op. Imagine if the "people's news network" was democratically owned! In April and May, Twitter [...]

Trump Renegotiation Of NAFTA Betrays People & Planet

By Audrey Fox, www.foe.org -

By Audrey Fox for Friends of the Earth - WASHINGTON, D.C. – A draft of Donald Trump’s notice to Congress of his intent to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement has leaked. Friends [...]

Twitter Erupts With Trump Erasure Of LGBTQ People From Census

By Graham Gremore, www.queerty.com -

By Graham Gremore for Queerty - The Trump Administration’s attempt to completely erase the LGBTQ community rages on. First, the White House deleted the LGBT rights page from its official website. [...]

Grassroots Movements Bring Fresh Air To Democracies: Analyst

By Staff, www.telesurtv.net -

By Staff of Tele Sur - According to Bianchi, from the Latin American Network for Political Innovation, the situation in Ecuador is critical, as a right-wing banker Guillermo Lasso faces a [...]

Activism Then & Now: Organizing In The Pre-Twitter Era

By John Eklund, www.portside.org -

By John Eklund for Portside - There’s no question that social and digital media are transforming the way movements are built and organized. But technology by itself has never overthrown a tyrant [...]

Federal Judge In Hawaii Extends Court Order Blocking Trump Travel Ban

By Staff, www.reuters.com -

By Staff of Reuters - “The Court will not crawl into a corner, pull the shutters closed, and pretend it has not seen what it has.” "Where the 'historical context and "the specific sequence of [...]

May Day Mass Action Will Be Historic ‘Strike From Below’

By Sue Sturgis, www.facingsouth.org -

By Sue Sturgis for Facing South - Hundreds of thousands of service workers across the South and the rest of the nation are planning to take part in a general strike for human rights and equality [...]

Seattle Sues Trump Administration Over Threat To ‘Sanctuary’ Cities

By Tom James, www.reuters.com -

By Tom James for Reuters - The city of Seattle sued U.S. President Donald Trump's administration on Wednesday over its executive order seeking to withhold federal funds from "sanctuary cities," [...]

Lawsuit Filed Against Trump’s Anti-Climate Executive Order

By Staff, www.earthjustice.org -

By Staff of Earth Justice - ON MARCH 28, PRESIDENT TRUMP ISSUED AN EXECUTIVE ORDER directing the Department of Interior to resume giving away tens of thousands of acres of public lands to the [...]

Crash Of Trumpcare Opens Door To Full Medicare For All

By Staff, www.blog.nader.org -

By Staff of The Nader Page - You can thank House Speaker Ryan and President Trump for pushing their cruel health insurance boondoggle. This debacle has created a big opening to put Single Payer [...]

Westinghouse Bankruptcy Exclamation Point In Downward Spiral Of Nuclear Energy

By Staff, www.greenpeace.org -

By Staff of Green Peace - Toshiba/Westinghouse is responsible for building more nuclear reactors worldwide than any other entity. With the financial meltdown of Westinghouse, Toshiba also [...]

Food Protests Erupt In Egypt As Bread Supplies Cut

By Neil Ketchley and Thoraya El-Rayyes, www.merip.org -

By Neil Ketchley and Thoraya El-Rayyes for MERIP - On March 6, 2017, hundreds of local residents took to the streets of towns and cities in Upper Egypt and the Nile Delta after the Ministry of [...]

Escalation & Privatization Of Law Enforcement Will Make Corps. Wealthier

By Emily Verdugo, www.alternet.org -

By Emily Verdugo for AlterNet - Back in August, the Obama administration issued a memo that many hoped signaled an end to the government's use of for-profit prison corporations. That memo, issued [...]