Peace Flotilla Responds To Blue Angels Airshow

By Toby Blomé, Popular Resistance. -

On October 7, the last day of this year's Annual Fleet Week, Bay Area CODEPINK collaborated with 3 local “sailors,” to create a powerful visual display of peace in contrast to the U.S. Military’s [...]

Justice Roberts Blocks Discovery In Children’s Trust Climate Lawsuit

By Staff, Quartz -

On Friday (Oct. 19), the US Supreme Court blocked a climate lawsuit that pits children against the federal government. The trial was set to start in 10 days, and the lawyers for the young people [...]

Assange Sues Ecuador For Violating ‘Fundamental Rights And Freedoms’

By Aaron Kesel, Activist Post -

Lawyers for Julian Assange are suing Ecuador, accusing the government of violating Assange’s “fundamental rights and freedoms.” This comes after Ecuador cut off communications with the WikiLeaks [...]

Pipeline Protesters Arrested In Dallas Are ‘Making Sacrifices For All Of Us,’ Local Leader Says

By Sara Coello, Dallasnews.com -

Two protesters were arrested at a North Dallas hotel Thursday morning after interrupting a shareholders meeting to denounce the final phase of construction on Energy Transfer Partners' latest [...]

Unions Can Protect Workers From Deportation. This Coalition Of 3.5 Million Is Showing How.

By Heather Gis, Inthesetimes.com -

After more than two decades living, working, and building a family in the United States, Cesar Rodriguez feels his life is in limbo. The driver for the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach from El [...]

Anti-Kissinger Protest At New York University

By Isaac Finn, Wsws.org -

On Tuesday October 16, over 100 protesters gathered in Gould Plaza outside of New York University’s business school in lower Manhattan to protest against the appearance of former secretary of [...]

Energy Transfer Partners’ Security Team Sinks Water Protectors’ Boats

By Dahr Jamail, Truthout.org -

Monday morning, an Energy Transfer Partners security team sank two boats carrying approximately 15 water protectors and members of the media at a Bayou Bridge Pipeline construction site. A press [...]

‘The U.S. Mail Is Not For Sale’: Postal Workers Speak Out

By Steve Wishnia, Laborpress.org -

NEW YORK, N.Y.—Jonathan Smith, head of the New York Metro Area Postal Union, entered the Hunts Point Station post office in the Bronx on the afternoon of Oct. 16, accompanied by a dozen-odd [...]

How South Africa’s Shack Dwellers’ Movement Is Fighting Back—And Growing—Despite Waves Of Repression

By Celina della Croce, Ind.media/globetrotter -

In one of few appearances since he was forced to go underground, S’bu Zikode, a founder and leader of the Shack Dwellers Movement of South Africa (Abahlali baseMjondolo), spoke at the People’s [...]

Leaked Files Confirm Julian Assange Plan To Move To Moscow

By Tyler Durden, Zerohedge.com -

A month after the Associated Press published internal WikiLeaks files which suggested the transparency organization's founder Julian Assange had since 2010 contemplated moving to Russia — outside [...]

Illinois Prisons Sued For Unconstitutional Ban On LGBTQ Literature

By Elizabeth Weill-Greenberg, Truthout.org -

The Uptown People’s Law Center and the MacArthur Justice Center filed a lawsuit on October 17 that alleges Illinois prisons are censoring correspondence and publications that have been mailed to [...]

New York Attorney General Subpoenas Industry Groups, Lobbyists Over Fake Net Neutrality Comments

By Tom McKay, Gizmodo.com -

The New York Attorney General’s office has subpoenaed “more than a dozen telecommunications trade groups, lobbying contractors and Washington advocacy organizations,” the New York Times [...]

Venezuela Ditches Dollar After US Sanctions Hit Private Sector

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

Venezuela is replacing the dollar with the euro or yuan in its international business endeavors, Bolivarian Minister of Industries and National Production, Tareck El Aissami said Tuesday. The [...]

LGBTQ+ Activists Call For Civil Rights March On 50th Anniversary Of Stonewall Riots

By Reclaim Pride NYC, Popular Resistance. -

New York, NY – The Reclaim Pride Coalition (RPC), formed by LGBTQ+ activists in early 2018 to protest the corporatization and gross mismanagement of NYC Pride by Heritage of Pride (HOP), calls [...]

UNC Student Who Poured Blood And Ink On Silent Sam Confederate Statue Found Guilty

By Virginia Bridges, Newsobserver.com -

HILLSBOROUGH - UNC-Chapel Hill graduate student Maya Little has said all along that she smeared her blood and ink on the Silent Sam Confederate statue on April 30. So the question Little’s [...]