Join The 50th Brigade

By Staff, Vb4cuba.com -

Cuba is the only country on earth that US citizens can’t travel to freely. In the 50 year tradition of the Venceremos Brigade, this July (2019), we will travel to Cuba to practice solidarity with [...]

‘The People Have Spoken’: Estimated 400,000 Puerto Ricans Flood Streets To Demand Rosselló Resign Immediately

By Jake Johnson, Commondreams.org -

Hours after Gov. Ricardo Rosselló resisted calls to step down over messages mocking victims of Hurricane Maria and attacking fellow politicians with misogynistic slurs, an estimated 400,000 [...]

Colombia Worldwide Protests Called Against Murder Of Colombian Social Leaders

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

The Defenders of Peace Movement said Monday that in the last one month at least 10 social leaders were killed in Colombia and called for an international march on July 26 in protest of the [...]

Environmental Activists Claim Victory After Detroit Incinerator Closes

By Kianga Moore, Truthout.org -

The recent shutdown of the largest municipal trash incinerator in the U.S. marks the end of a long-fought battle for a majority Black neighborhood that has for decades fought a constant stream of [...]

Freedom Flotilla To Break Israeli Siege Again Next Year

By Staff, Imemc.org -

Chairman of the International Committee for Breaking the Siege of Gaza, and a founding member of Freedom Flotilla Coalition, Zaher Birawi, has unveiled a new attempt, by the Freedom Flotilla, to [...]

Puerto Rico Revolts Against Corruption And Austerity

By José Hernandez, Marx21us.org -

As of this writing, the people of Puerto Rico have been protesting for seven days straight on the streets of San Juan, and in ever growing numbers. The fury unleashed by the scandals exposing the [...]

‘Drop Rockwool’: Retailers Urged To Boycott Insulation Maker

By Anne Meador, Dcmediagroup.us -

Several Jefferson County, W.Va., residents demonstrated at home improvement retailers in Gaithersburg, Md., in an effort to pressure them to ban Rockwool insulation products from their shelves. [...]

“The US Got Scared” Voices Of The Resistance In Post-Coup Honduras

By Alexander Rubinstein, Mintpressnews.com -

TEGUCIGALPA, HONDURAS — MintPress News went to Honduras and spoke with a number of leaders of the Honduran resistance amid a 66-day uprising over a neoliberal austerity deal reached between the [...]

Appalachians Against Pipelines Continues Protests Against MVP Pipeline

From Appalachians Against Pipelines -

Over 30 water protectors from around communities around Virginia walked on to the MVP worksite at Cove Hollow just over the hill from the Yellow Finch blockade blocking work while singing and [...]

Puerto Rico Is Not About A Chat Log But Five Centuries Of Imperialism

By Miguel A. Cruz-Diaz, Counterpunch -

Puerto Ricans have long accepted the imposed opinion, first by the Spaniards and then by the Americans, that they were a peaceful people who abhorred violent confrontation and welcomed authority. [...]

Protests Demanding The Resignation Of Governor Continue In Puerto Rico

By Rafael Azul , WSWS -

Friday marked the seventh consecutive day of protests in Puerto Rico demanding the resignation of Governor Ricardo Roselló. Demonstrators began assembling in the early afternoon outside the [...]

Actions To #CloseTheCamps Escalate

By Bruna Bouhid-Sollod, Jasmine Nazarett and Juliet Barbara, United We Dream. -

With billions from Congress and zero oversight measures, the deportation force of ICE and CBP continues to open up detention camps across the country to incarcerate immigrants and children. In [...]

Uncertainty In Puerto Rico After Protests Against Corrupt Governor

By Staff, Resumen-english.org -

Unrest prevails in Puerto Rico following long days of protests against Governor Ricardo Rosello, whose resignation is being demanded by the population. A third day of mass demonstrations [...]

National Strike Against Ecuadorian Government Demands Assange’s Freedom

By Andrea Lobo, Wsws.org -

Workers, peasants and youth in Ecuador began a five-day strike Monday against the draconian policies of the Lenín Moreno administration, which is seeking to strengthen its ties to Washington and [...]

Consortium News Target Of A Malware Attack As Twitter Takes Down Assange Support Group’s Account

By Elizabeth Vos, Consortiumnews.com -

The simultaneous escalation of censorship of Julian Assange’s support base, alongside the latest wave of fact-free attacks on Assange and WikiLeaks‘, raises concern about a coordinated effort to [...]