Thousands Marching With Poor People’s Campaign Prevented From Entering Capitol Grounds

By Anne Meador and John Zangas, DC Media Group -

Thousands of people protesting systemic racism and poverty marched to the Capitol on Saturday but were barred from entering the grounds by U.S. Capitol Police. A long line of officers blocked the [...]

Combat Vet, West Point Grad Forced To Resign For Supporting Economic & Racial Justice

By Spenser Rapone, Truthdig.com -

I am a combat veteran with the First Ranger Battalion, a recent graduate of West Point and a former second lieutenant who was stationed at Fort Drum, N.Y. Since identifying myself as a socialist, [...]

Protesters Play Audio Of Crying Detained Children Outside DHS Secty Nielsen’s Home

By Por Philip Lewis, Huffingtonpost.com.mx -

ALEXANDRIA, Va. ― Protesters gathered outside Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen’s townhouse Friday morning, playing audio of detained migrant children and chanting “Free the kids!” The [...]

“Stop The War! Feed The Poor!”: March By Poor People’s Campaign Ends With Arrests In DC

By Jessica Corbett, Commondreams.org -

Organized by Rev. Drs. William Barber and Liz Theoharis, the movement takes inspiration from a campaign of the same name launched 50 years ago by Martin Luther King, Jr. Through a series of [...]

Court Orders Mountain Valley Pipeline To Stop Construction

By Staff, Sierraclub.org -

Under section 404 of the Clean Water Act, the Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) is charged with issuing a permit for the pipeline’s stream crossings that allows the project’s builders to trench [...]

California Lawmakers Accused Of ‘Corruption’ After Gutting Net Neutrality Bill

By Dell Cameron, Gizmodo.com -

The effort to pass a strong open internet law in California was killed off Wednesday morning by a handful of state legislators in a process described by many net neutrality advocates as corrupt [...]

Dozens Of Parents With Their Babies Occupy ICE Field Director Office

By Ilana Berger, Yotam Marom and Jodeen Olguín-Tayler, Popular Resistance -

On June 21, 2018, dozens of parents and babies took over the offices of Thomas R. Decker, New York field office director for ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations in protest of the Trump [...]

ICE Temporarily Shutters Portland Facility Due To ‘Occupy’ Protest

By Dirk VanderHart, Huffingtonpost.com.mx -

Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Portland office temporarily shut its doors due to ongoing protests against the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy which leads to [...]

For Our Rulers, Smearing A Dissident Journalist Is As Good As Killing Him

By Caitlin Johnstone, Caitlinjohnstone.com -

As I write this, demonstrations around the world are taking place in protest of WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange’s arbitrary detention and silencing by the US-centralized power establishment that [...]

Calling For An End To RIMPAC War Games

By  Kelsey Amos, Hawaiiindependent.net -

A coalition of demilitarization and decolonization activist groups has written an open letter to the U.S. and Hawaiʻi state governments calling for an end to the annual Pacific military exercises [...]

Microsoft Workers Pressure Bosses To Cancel ICE Contract

By Bryan Menegus and Kate Conger, Gizmodo.com -

Microsoft employees are putting pressure on their management to cancel a contract with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, part of a backlash against the agency’s policy of separating [...]

Demonstrators Want Trump To Pardon Assange

By Connor Foarde, Amp.washingtontimes.com -

Mr. Zeese, co-director of the social justice group Popular Resistance, and about 15 fellow demonstrators braved the blazing sun and sticky humidity outside the White House on Tuesday morning, [...]

Unity Protests To Free Julian Assange Held All Over The World

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

More than 20 protests in support of Julian Assange were held around the world on June 18th and 19th calling for freedom for Julian Assange. Assange entered the Ecuador Embassy six years ago to [...]

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Protested At Restaruarant

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was unable to have dinner at a Mexican restaurant in Washington, DC as people discovered her presence and started chanting against her for her stand [...]

Why I Stand With Julian Assange

By Lee Stranahan, Sputniknews.com -

“Perhaps as an old man I will take great comfort in pottering around in a lab and gently talking to students in the summer evening and will accept suffering with insouciance. But not now; men in [...]