US Activists Arrested At Venezuela Embassy To Face Trial Without Key Documents

By Umer Jamshaid, Urdupoint.com -

WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 14th December, 2019) A US judge ruled that four activists who were arrested during the State Department's seizure of the Venezuelan Embassy [...]

The Popular Assemblies At The Heart Of The Chilean Uprising

By Bree Busk, Roarmag.org -

More than fifty days have passed since the Chilean uprising burst into existence. For those living it on the ground, it feels like much longer. The movement has already gone through several [...]

The U.S. And Other Rich Countries Stonewalled $300 Billion Climate Relief Fund

By Christine MacDonald, Inthesetimes.com -

MADRID—With climate-related disasters happening “at the rate of one a week,” according to the United Nations, more than 150 civil society organizations around the world are using the UN climate [...]

Coal Resupply Train Blockaded In Two States

By Jay O'Hara, Climatedisobedience.org -

This weekend across two states, a community of climate activists stopped 10,000 tons of coal in its tracks in three successive train blockades. This is the next step in a campaign that started in [...]

French Strike Wave Keeps Going, Government Is Wavering

By Staff, Socialistorganizer.org -

In the hours following the Prime Minister’s presentation of the “final version” of his counter-reform, the workers’ reaction has been unanimous: complete rejection! Nobody is being fooled by the [...]

‘We Are Unstoppable, Another World Is Possible!’: Young Climate Activists Storm COP 25 Stage

By Andrea Germanos, Commondreams.org -

Protesters with Fridays for Future demand world leaders at the global climate summit urgent address the planetary emergency. Young activists took over and occupied the main stage at the COP 25 [...]

As The Decade Closes, The Power Of Protest Endures

By Nic Dawes, Fpif.org -

For those who believe the arc of the moral universe bends toward justice, the past 10 years have been a reminder that it is also long. Indeed, as we mark the final Human Rights Day of this [...]

At Emotional Meeting, North Dakota Residents Talk County Officials Out Of Trumpian Plan To Ban Refugees

By Julia Conley, Commondreams.org -

At a standing-room-only meeting on Monday evening, residents of Burleigh Country, North Dakota, rejected a proposal that would have made the county the first in the nation to refuse entry to [...]

Chile: No More Murders, Torture, or Sexual Violence Against Protesters

By Staff, SOA Watch -

SOA Watch reiterates our deep condemnation of the brutal state violence and systematic human rights violations - murders, sexual violence, torture, and serious injuries - that the Chilean [...]

Native American COP 25 Delegation Removed From US Embassy

By Jennifer Falcon, Native News Online. -

Madrid, Spain, U.S. Embassy — Over 75 Indigenous activists and their allies demonstrated in front of the US Embassy in Madrid, Spain to demand justice for missing and murdered Indigenous women, [...]

With Climate Discontent Rising, Scientists Warn Of Social ‘Tipping Point’

By Meghan Rowling, News Trust. -

Madrid, Spain - With young climate activists taking to the streets of Madrid on Friday, the U.N. climate chief and a leading scientist warned of a growing risk of social unrest as the effects of [...]

Six Monsanto Roundup Cancer Trials Set For January

By Carey Gillam, Organicconsumers.org -

After several months out of the headlines, lawyers for both sides of the nationwide Roundup cancer litigation are gearing up for overlapping trials in the new year as several more cancer patients [...]

The Agents Of Chaos Have Failed – The “Axis Of The Resistance” Has The Upper Hand In Lebanon

By Elijah J. Magnier, Ahtribune.com -

For several weeks now, much of the Lebanese population has turned on the country’s traditional political leaders and wrought havoc on the corrupt domestic political system. Those who have ruled [...]

Newsweek Journalist Resigns Over Suppressed OPCW Report

By Caitlin Johnstone, Caitlinjohnstone.com -

A Newsweek journalist has resigned after the publication reportedly suppressed his story about the ever-growing OPCW scandal, the revelation of immensely significant plot holes in the [...]

What Will Spark The Next Insurrection In The US? Probably Everything.

By Staff, Itsgoingdown.org -

Since the economic meltdown of 2008, Americans have been told again and again that the crisis has been averted, that the economy has “recovered,” unemployment is down, and America is “great [...]