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 [...]

‘May Day’ Militancy Needed To Create The Economy We Need

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Seventy years of attacks on the right to unionize have left the union movement representing only 10 percent of workers. The investor class has concentrated its power and uses its power in an [...]

Earth Day: Conflict Over The Future Of The Planet

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

On this Earth Day, it is difficult to look at the state of the planet and the current political leadership and see much hope. In "Junk Planet", Robert Burrowes writes a comprehensive description [...]

Take Action Now

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

This week we urge you to take action in three areas. First, everyone should come out for antiwar actions as the Trump administration and Pentagon, with the silent acquiescence of congressional [...]

Role Of Youth In The Coming Transformation

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The eruption of youth protests over gun violence in schools and other issues is another indicator that the 2020s could be a decade of transformation where people demand economic, racial and [...]