All-American Torture Camps, It’s Raining Plastic & Oil Companies Dig It

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Human rights violations are rife in Alabama prisons – meanwhile, the Alabama Department of Corrections continues to overcrowd these torture centers while blaming mistreatment on staff shortages. [...]

Protecting An Embassy, Resisting A Coup + Borderless Solidarity Via Pan-Africanism

Venezuela is under attack. As US empire applies various violent tactics to destabilize the nation, a group of activists stand in the way of the war machine by holding space at the Venezuelan [...]

Human Rights Outlaws Defending An Ancient Forest’

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

There is precious little ancient forest left in this world – and a patch in Northern California is quite literally on the chop block. A forest defender with Save the Mattole's Ancient Forest [...]

What Do Iran & Venezuela Have In Common?

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

A special two-part episode that takes a look at how US empire operates in two of its latest and long standing efforts to terrorize and oppress foreign peoples, trample self-determination, and [...]

A Toxic Breakup, A Sinking State & A Dirty Energy Project Even The Nazis Didn’t Want

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Breaking up from the abusive relationship with oil and gas is no easy task – but several communities in Louisiana have started divorce proceedings. Meanwhile, lawmakers push to keep the abuser at [...]

Julian Assange Facing Expulsion And Extradition

By Popular Resistance. -

News broke yesterday that Julian Assange is facing imminent expulsion from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. The news was leaked by whistleblowers. The justification for the expulsion is that [...]

Indefinite Detention For All + Nebraska Aid & Is Your Bank Financing Climate Chaos?

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

What better way to make immigrants feel at home than to bring them into the fold of indefinite detention? Next up, the Rainforest Action Network has graded the world's biggest banks on their [...]

Hey America, Here’s What Your Budget Buys + Big Brother’s New Censorship Tool

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Rob from the poor to give to our wars. We take a dive into the grotesque sludge that is Trump's proposed budget - and why we should really care regardless of whether it passes Congress or not. [...]

Hiding Colombia’s Human Rights Nightmares In A Venezuelan Coup

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

It can – and should be said that our imperialist coups are never about democracy, but more so about protecting our investments, killing the threat of a good example, and of spinning a media tale [...]

How We’re Paying To Trample Our Rights + A Bright Future For Hemp

By Eleanor Goldfield, Youtube.com -

Dissent – protest, direct action, civil disobedience – these are the manifestations of our power. And they are the only things that the ruling elite truly fear. Which is why we're seeing a wave [...]

Pirates Of The Caribbean – Stealing Haiti’s Future By Repeating Colonialist History

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

As the world rightfully demands no sanctions, no coup and no war on Venezuela, another crime scene rife with US fingerprints demands our attention. Kevin Pina joins us to talk about the ongoing [...]

A Wolf In Electoral Reform, Medicare For Some & Healthcare’s Front Lines

By Staff, Occupy.com -

First off, some GOOD NEWS! From the environmental justice front lines and the streets of Queens, here's some inspiration to fuel your activism. Next, could it be true that the House introduced [...]

Paying Off Climate Change, A Nostalgic War & The Thing About Jews

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Here's what happens when you fine big polluters – plus a look at how intertwined law enforcement and pipeline companies are (hint: it's not you they're protecting and serving.) Next up, should we [...]

Our Venezuela Coup: The Who, What, Why From Censored Perspectives

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

A special look at the situation in Venezuela from outside the corporate media; here's the scoop you NEED to hear, the empire's ills laid bare, and how we must activate to take on the violent [...]

Canada’s Reconciliation Fail, LA Teacher’s Strike Big Picture & The Commodified Self

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

How the lie of a struggling school district drove LA teachers to strike – and the larger fight for public school funding vs. charter school elitism that these actions highlight. Next, in the [...]