Peace Congress To End US Wars At Home And Abroad

By Popular Resistance. -

On November 10 in Washington, DC, there will be an historic gathering of groups and people to launch the Peace Congress to End US Wars at Home and Abroad. The Peace Congress will bring together [...]

Let’s Start A Kavanaugh Watch…

By Ralph Nader. -

Brett Kavanaugh, the new Injustice of the Supreme Court of the United States, must be pleased by the leading news stories on Monday and Tuesday regarding his swift swearing-in on Saturday. The [...]

We’ve Come A Long Way: Obama Praises Medicare For All

By Margaret Flowers, Health Over Profit. -

On September 7, 2018, speaking at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, President Obama said that Democrats are running on “good new ideas like Medicare for All…” This indicates a [...]

Solidarity With Striking Prisoners Of Colombia And North America

By Alliance for Global Justice. -

We, the People’s Human Rights Observatory (Observatorio de los Derechos Humanos), declare our solidarity with the worldwide resistance to prison imperialism and reject the expansion of the United [...]

Why Defending Indigenous Rights Is Integral To Fighting Climate Change

By Jade Begay and Ayşe Gürsöz, Ecowatch.com -

Even as the Trump administration rolls back regulations meant to protect Americans from pollution, the EPA recently released a report that finds that people of color are much more likely to [...]

Teaching My Sons That Water Is Life: A Father/Son Road Trip.

By Clayton Thomas-Müller, Indigenousclimateaction.com -

This was a special summer for me as a dad. For the first time I took my sons, Felix and Jaxson, on that classic TransCanada road trip so many of us did when we were young. We traveled across two [...]

A Labor Day Call To Action

By Staff, Incarceratedworkers.org -

This is a call to establish encampments and coordinate direct actions surrounding the Labor Day weekend at the site of prison labor camps. Inspired by the recent wave of #AbolishICE organizing, [...]

Building A Rapid-Response Network To Defend Immigrant Workers

By Pioneer Valley Workers Center Staff, Labornotes.org -

As the Trump administration cracks down on undocumented immigrants, it’s urgent for worker centers and unions to organize to defend immigrant members. In Western Massachusetts, the Pioneer Valley [...]

Tenants Together: Stories, Struggles, And Strategies

By Staff, TenantsTogether.org -

Concord: Local allies conducted a survey and report (that Tenants Together helped edit) that 75 percent of tenants in Concord fear eviction, while over half experience unsafe living conditions, [...]

Victory For The Peace Movement: Military Parade Canceled, #AntiwarAutumn Goes Forward

By Popular Resistance. -

August 16 - As resistance to the November military parade, ordered by President Trump, was gaining momentum, the Pentagon announced tonight that the parade is being "postponed" into 2019, which [...]

Monsanto’s Loss Is Our Gain—Let’s Make The Most Of It

By Katherine Paul, Organicconsumers.org -

Thank you to the 12 jurors who listened attentively and critically, during long days of testimony, then deliberated with care, and ultimately did the right thing. Thank you to the lawyers who [...]

Opposition to Trump Military Parade Grows, Cost Now Estimated At $92 Million

By No Trump Military Parade. -

A network of 187 organizations has come together to urge a mass protest against the military parade in November called for by President Trump. The military parade is widely opposed. Army Times [...]

Vermont’s Striking Nurses Want A Raise For Nonunion Workers Too

By Jonah Furman, Labornotes.org -

Especially for professional workers, when your main strike issue is pay, attracting public support can be a challenge. Savvy employers paint union members as spoiled. They like to point out that [...]

How Tech Workers Are Organizing For Social Change

By Nithin Coca, Shareable.net -

Coworker.org, a nonprofit based in the U.S. that enables workers to start campaigns to change their workplaces, received more inquiries from employees at tech firms about using the platform [...]

Prison Contracts Regularly Come Up For Reconsideration

By Beryl Lipton, Muckrock.com -

Today’s immigration policies won’t necessarily keep detention centers in your community tomorrow. Over 200 privately-owned or privately-managed correctional facilities - jails, prisons, and [...]