Spike Lee’s Film Makes Cop That Spied On Blacks Into Hero

By Boots Riley, Blackagendareport.com -

This contains spoilers, so read no further if you don’t want the film spoiled. This is not so much an aesthetic critique of the masterful craftwork of this film as it is a political critique of [...]

Corporate Astroturfers Push For Bayou Bridge Pipeline & Criminalization Of Protesters

By Derek Seidman, News.littlesis.org -

A key public relations tactic that the fossil fuel industry uses to advance its interests is the creation of fake grassroots campaigns that support its oil and gas projects. The way this often [...]

Teaching My Sons That Water Is Life: A Father/Son Road Trip.

By Clayton Thomas-Müller, Indigenousclimateaction.com -

This was a special summer for me as a dad. For the first time I took my sons, Felix and Jaxson, on that classic TransCanada road trip so many of us did when we were young. We traveled across two [...]

That Time Telco Lobbyists Sent Me All Their Talking Points About Trying To Shift The Blame To Internet Companies

By Mike Masnick, Techdirt.com -

It's not every day that big telco lobbyists email me their internal documents about how they're going to try to shift all the negative press about themselves and try to flip it onto internet [...]

Most Recent Deaths At East Baton Rouge Jail Could Have Been Avoided

By Teresa Matthew, Theappeal.org -

Paul Cleveland once showed up at his niece’s door with a pork roast because he was worried she had run out of groceries. He had an extra mobile home on his property, and would let near-strangers [...]

‘Victory For All Of Us’: Federal Court Of Appeal Quashes Approval Of $9.3-Billion Oil Pipeline Expansion

By Gordon Hoekstra, Rob Shaw & Cheryl Chan, Vancouversun.com -

As First Nations and environmentalists celebrated Thursday’s Federal Court of Appeal decision to quash approval of the $9.3-billion Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion, one thing is clear: More [...]

A Labor Day Call To Action

By Staff, Incarceratedworkers.org -

This is a call to establish encampments and coordinate direct actions surrounding the Labor Day weekend at the site of prison labor camps. Inspired by the recent wave of #AbolishICE organizing, [...]

Help Robie Goins Fight A Pipeline

By Staff, Community Roots, Inc. -

Brothers Robie and Dwayne Goins of Robeson County are members of the Lumbee Tribe and live in Prospect, NC, a majority Native American community. Dwayne lives adjacent to a site where Atlantic [...]

Atlas Network, The Right-Wing Libertarians

By Aram Aharonian and Álvaro Verzi Rangel, Peoplesdispatch.org -

The capitalist international exists, it mobilizes the libertarian movement of right-wing, they are known as “libertarians” and it is obviously very well financed. It works through an immense [...]

Speaking In Front Of Israel’s Nukes, Netanyahu Says IDF Will Hit Iranian Forces In Syria With “All Its Might”

By Whitney Webb, Mintpressnews.com -

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL – During a ceremony at an Israeli nuclear-weapons development center, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivered a speech in which he stated that the Israeli Defense [...]

Angry French Farmers Sow Chinese-Owned Field In Investor Protest

By Staff, France24.com -

Mounted on tractors and wielding flares, angry farmers came from all corners of France to say to Chinese investors: get off our land. More than 100 farmers swarmed on a Chinese-owned field in the [...]

WaPo Uses Photo Of John McCain Next To Nazi To Praise His ‘Human Rights’ Work

The Washington Post (8/27/18) published an op-ed by conservative staff opinion columnist Jennifer Rubin praising the late Sen. John McCain for his supposed commitment to “human rights.” Rubin [...]

National Call-In Day To Support Hunger-Striking Prisoners

By Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee. -

Several inmates in the Secure Housing Unit(SHU) at Wabash Valley Correctional Facility are initiating a hunger strike in protest of their already starvation-level meal portions, their lack of [...]

FANG Shuts Down ICE, Continues Campaign Of Escalation

By Staff, The FANG Collective -

Last Monday FANG deployed multiple blockades in North Dartmouth, Massachusetts that shut down all entrances to the Bristol County Jail and an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention [...]

International Day Of The Disappeared

By School of Americas Watch. -

This August 30th marks the International Day of the Disappeared, initiated by the Latin American Federation of Associations of Relatives of the Detained-Disappeared, FEDEFAM, an organization [...]