CUNY Workers Say: ‘Resist Austerity!’

By G. Dunkel , workers.org -

Holding a huge, electrified banner reading “Resist austerity,” while chanting to the rhythm of a brass band, hundreds of members of the Professional Staff Congress marched from the Graduate [...]

Still Waiting For An Antiwar Awakening

By Andrew J. Bacevich, tomdispatch.com -

What makes a Harvey Weinstein moment? The now-disgraced Hollywood mogul is hardly the first powerful man to stand accused of having abused women. The Harveys who preceded Harvey himself are [...]

How New Orleans Hospitality Workers Organize Their Industry

By Kat Stromquist, bestofneworleans.com -

On a chilly evening just before Thanksgiving, about a dozen New Orleans Hospitality Workers Committee (NOHWC) members were gathered around a long table in a well-worn Claiborne Avenue meeting [...]

Meet Some Of The People Behind Popular Resistance

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Popular Resistance is more than a daily movement news website. It is a reflection of many people - some are behind the scenes making the website function or organizing campaigns, others are [...]

Day 2 Of Countdown To Launch: John Zangas

By Popular Resistance, www.popularresistance.org -

John Zangas is a journalist and photographer who is one of the co-founders of DCMediaGroup, an independent media platform. John is a dedicated documentarian of people's movements in and around [...]

Day 2 Of Countdown To Launch: Anne Meador

By Popular Resistance, www.popularresistance.org -

Anne Meador is a journalist, photographer and activist in the Washington, DC metro area and a co-founder of DC Media Group. She recognized that while there are many protests in DC, they do not [...]

Day 2 Of Countdown To Launch: Lee Camp

By Popular Resistance, www.PopularResistance.org -

Lee Camp is a political comedian, writer, actor and activist. He was a member of the team that organized the occupation of Freedom Plaza in Washington, DC and has been a long time contributor to [...]

Day 3 Of Countdown To Launch: Mani Martinez

By Mani Martinez, www.PopularResistance -

By Mani Martinez for Popular Resistance. Because I am involved in putting up a great deal of the articles that are on Popular Resistance, my scope of political issues has been incredibly [...]

Day 3 Of Countdown To Launch: Chris Hedges

By Staff, www.popularresistance.org -

By Popular Resistance. Chris Hedges is an author and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, formerly with the New York Times where he covered wars around the world in the field. He quit over the [...]

Day 4 Of Countdown To Launch: Kymone Freeman

By Staff, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Popular Resistance. Creating our own media is a critical task for the movement. Clearing the FOG is one way in which Popular Resistance creates our own media. The show, which has had more than [...]

Day 4 Of Countdown To Launch: Ajamu Baraka

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By Popular Resistance. Ajamu Baraka is an internationally recognized human rights defender who comes from the Black Liberation Movement. He founded the U.S. Human Rights Network, which brought [...]

Day 5 Of Countdown To Launch: Bill Moyer

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By Popular Resistance. Bill Moyer is an artist-activist, percussionist and strategist living in Vashon, Washington. He is the founder and executive director of the Backbone Campaign, which [...]

Day 5 Of Countdown To Launch: Evan Greer

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By Popular Resistance. Evan Greer is a transgender activist and musician living in Boston, Massachusetts. She is the Campaign Director for Fight for the Future, which works to protect Internet [...]

Day 6 Of Countdown To Launch: Rivera Sun

By Staff, www.popularresistance.org -

By Popular Resistance. Rivera Sun is an author, activist and movement strategist living in New Mexico. She writes fiction that teaches nonviolent strategy through compelling stories for people of [...]

Day 7 Of Countdown To Launch: Carlos Martinez

By Staff, www.popularresistance.org -

By Popular Resistance. Carlos Martinez began shooting for his local newspaper at the age of 15 years in Houston, Texas. He worked his way up to being the Chief Photographer and Photo Editor for [...]