Can The World Unite For The Climate Crisis?

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

A team of researchers at Tufts University recently analyzed over five million scenarios predicting the future of the climate to answer the question of whether or not we can stay within the 2° C [...]

Venezuela: US Imperialism Is Based On Lies And Threats

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

We are completing what became more than a week-long peace delegation to Venezuela organized by the US Peace Council and the Committee for International Solidarity in Venezuela (COSI). The trip [...]

The US Must Grow Up And Respect Iranian Independence

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

One of the lessons from our recent visit to Iran as a Peace Delegation is that Iran is a mature country. It is 2,500 years old, ten times as old as the United States and one of the world’s oldest [...]

Act Now To Stop War On Venezuela

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

On Saturday, February 23, there will be demonstrations in Venezuela and around the world against foreign intervention and military threats against the Maduro government. This is the one month [...]

The Movement And The 2020 Elections

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The political system in the United States is a plutocracy, one that works for the benefit of the wealthy, not the people. Although we face growing crises on multiple fronts - economic insecurity, [...]

A Positive Vision For What The Green New Deal Could Be

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

We interviewed Dahr Jamail about his new book, "The End of Ice," for our podcast, Clearing the FOG, this week. It will be available Monday. Jamail describes the grim reality of human-caused [...]

US-Led Coup In Venezuela: The Plot Thickens

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

A lot has happened and we have learned more since last week when we wrote, Venezuela: What Activists Need To Know About The US-Led Coup. This article updates activists so we remain well-informed [...]

Venezuela: What Activists Need To Know About The US-Led Coup

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Two things stand out about the US coup in Venezuela. First, it is unusually open. Typically, the US tries to hide its coups. Second, the coup is built on a series of obvious falsehoods, yet the [...]

Beyond NATO: Time To Break The Silence, End NATO’s Militarism

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Fifty-two years ago on April 4, 1967, at Riverside Church, Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.,  gave his most important speech ever, "Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence." King's conscience drove [...]

Uniting For A Green New Deal

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

Support is growing in the United States for a Green New Deal. Though there are competing visions for what that looks like, essentially, a Green New Deal includes a rapid transition to a clean [...]

What Would A Yellow Vest Movement Look Like In The United States?

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

A truth about movements is, they move. They morph, evolve and move around a country or even around the globe. This occurs over months and often over years. The US' Occupy encampment era [...]

Upcoming Opportunities For The Movement

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

There will be important opportunities in the next few years to advance the movement for economic, racial and environmental justice as well as peace. This article will focus on three [...]

We Can End The US War On Syria

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The US war against Syria was one that people almost stopped. President Obama was unable to get Congress to authorize the war in 2013, but the Pentagon and foreign policy establishment, who have [...]

Israel: Ethnic Cleansing, Land Theft, Apartheid And Jim Crow

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

In recent weeks, racism against Palestinian people and the expansion of apartheid-Jim Crow policies have escalated. The Israel lobby and its supporters attacked freedom of speech in the United [...]

An Historic Opportunity To Transform Trade When We Stop NAFTA II

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Donald Trump was right when he said that the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has been a disaster for the United States and promised to renegotiate it when he became president. [...]