Let’s Talk About Racism And Health

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

The current uprising across the nation is a take-off moment for systemic racism in the United States. A take-off moment occurs when awareness about a crisis reaches a level of public [...]

Kevin Zeese: His Last Words For The Movement And Carrying On

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

As I wrote last week, Kevin Zeese died unexpectedly in his sleep, likely from a heart attack, early in the morning on September 6. He had not shown signs of illness and was working until the [...]

Rest In Power, Kevin Zeese

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

It is with a sad heart that I report the sudden and unexpected death of Kevin Zeese early Sunday morning. Kevin was working up until the end and died in his sleep of a possible heart [...]

The Two Parties Have Failed Us, But The People Can Succeed

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The Republican and Democratic Party conventions showed that both major parties are failing to control the pandemic and protect people, address the climate crisis and clean up the environment, [...]

Responding To Voter Suppression, Understanding Manipulated Elections

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

Voter suppression in the 2020 election has become a topic of great concern. In reality, voter suppression has been part of US politics since the founding of the country. The oligarchs who wrote [...]

Protect The Vote And End Privatization Of The Postal Service

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

As we were warned earlier in the year, the US Postal Service is failing due to a long term effort to weaken it plus the confluence of the COVID-19 pandemic, recession and intentional efforts by [...]

Era Of US Domination Of Latin America Coming To An End

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

Despite its failings at home, the United States intervenes in countries across multiple continents seeking to control their governments and resources. This week, we look at the US' latest [...]

COVID-19 Crisis Failure, People Must Save Themselves And The Economy

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

The US is at a moment of truth. This week, Congress has to face up to a pandemic that is out of control and an economy that is collapsing. The Republican's and Democrat's proposals show they will [...]

Popular Movements Can Overcome Authoritarian Policing

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

Today is the 60th day of protests since the murder of George Floyd. This weekend, people marched in cities across the country in solidarity with Portland and in opposition to the US becoming a [...]

Building On Victories For A Stronger Climate Justice Movement

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

While the climate justice movement has been winning important victories, stopping and slowing pipelines and other fossil fuel infrastructure, and putting the future of fossil fuels in doubt, the [...]

COVID19 Corruption: Wealthy And Well Connected Get Rich While People Suffer

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

While corrupt elected officials and elites feed at the public trough, the economic collapse is hitting people in the United States hard. According to the newly released Bureau of Labor Statistics [...]

Government Attacks Media As People’s Media Reveals The Truth

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

Government attacks on the media are escalating as the battle for the narrative grows in importance. For the last decade, stories produced and amplified by the democratized media have put the [...]

Police Violence And Racism Have Always Been Tools Of Capitalism

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

The system-wide challenges the United States faces with policing are entrenched and deeply rooted. When the historical and current practices of police are examined, it is evident police have been [...]

The Uprising Is Only Beginning: Building Power To Win Our Demands

The current uprising against police violence and racism is just beginning. It is rapidly shifting public consciousness on issues of policing, violence against Black people and others, and [...]

A Mass Uprising Is Here, Protect It From The Ruling Class

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance.org. -

The breadth of the uprising is astounding with antiracism protests in all 50 states and more than 500 cities plus more than 13,500 arrests in 43 cities. This weekend there were larger numbers of [...]