Our Opponents’ Actions Show We’re Winning

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

When in the midst of mass social transformation, it is often hard to see progress until you have the benefit of looking back after success has been achieved. One way we measure success is by [...]

Answering “What Should I Do?” Is Easier When You Know The Roles Of Social Movements

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The United States is going in the wrong direction on a wide range of social, economic and foreign policy issues and people are justifiably upset and angry about this. One question we are [...]

Growing And Mobilizing The National Consensus To End Empire

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin  Zeese, Popular Resistance -

Last week, we wrote about the first five stages of successful social movements, as described in the third class of the Popular Resistance School course, "How Social Transformation Occurs." In [...]

Social Movements Have Stages, Plus Urgent Actions

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

This week, we introduce the third  class from the Popular Resistance School course called "How Social Transformation Occurs." You will find all the classes here. In this and the next class, we [...]

Where Power Holders Get Power And How Movements Take It Away

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

This week, we present the second class in the Popular Resistance School course, "How Social Transformation Occurs." The second class takes a more in-depth look at the power holders - what they [...]

How To Build A Movement For Transformational Change

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

In recent years, people have asked us what they should be doing to build an effective movement that can create transformational change. In response to these questions, Popular Resistance created [...]

Nationwide Protests: Pro-Immigrant Or Anti-Trump?

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Over the past weeks, there has been a series of major protests against the mistreatment of immigrants. Hundreds were arrested after blocking DC streets and sitting-in at a Senate office [...]

Assange Is A Journalist, Should Not Be Persecuted For Publishing The Truth

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Last week, rallies in support of Julian Assange were held around the world. We participated in two #AssangeUnity events seeking to #FreeAssange in Washington, DC.  This is the beginning of a [...]

Protect Immigrants’ Rights; End The Crises That Drive Migration

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The ugliness of US immigration policy is once again evident. There is national outrage that separating children, often infants, from their parents is wrong. There is also national consensus (nine [...]

The Foundation For International Justice Is Anti-Imperialism

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The United States has had a policy of imperialism beginning after the Civil War. The US way of war, developed against Indigenous peoples, spread worldwide as the US sought to extend its power [...]

Stopping Pipelines Means Challenging Systems That Threaten Our Existence

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

Although not as well-known as the struggle at Standing Rock to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline, there are bold and active campaigns going on to stop pipelines from British Columbia to the Bayou [...]

Venezuela Defeats US In Election, Now Must Build Independent Economy

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

Upon returning to the United States from Venezuela and reading the terrible media reporting of the election, it was evident that the people of the United States are being lied to. The Intrepid [...]

The Education End-Game; Transformative Changes Are Needed

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

Just as private corporations mine the earth for metals and minerals to sell on the market, they have now also turned to mining our children's information for the purposes of selling it to [...]

High Alert For Palestinian Slaughter & Conflict With Iran

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

There will be a confluence of trigger events this week that could lead to an escalation of conflict. At the same time that the US has reneged on the nuclear agreement and Israeli missiles are [...]

For His 200th Birthday, Honoring Marx As An Activist

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers. -

In 1848, Marx wrote, “philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways; the point, however, is to change it.” On this 200th anniversary of the birth of Karl Marx we focus on Marx [...]