Congress Welcomes An Actual Fascist As Nazi Violence Rages In Ukraine

By Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone Project -

At a packed meeting in the Senate, the Grayzone's Max Blumenthal asked organizers whether it was appropriate for Congress and the American Foreign Policy Society to be coddling the founder of two [...]

[Act Out! 168] – Crushing Colonialism: A Conversation With Jen Deerinwater

By Eleanor Goldfield, Act Out -

Colonialism didn't just happen. It's still happening. Indigenous peoples weren't just here hundreds of years ago. They're still here. Jen Deerinwater joins us to discuss the colonial paradigm and [...]

What Are We Celebrating?

Be Eleanor Goldfield, Act Out. -

In a 4th of July special, we take a look at what America is – the good, the bad and the ugly – the real shit and the real people fighting and building beyond the confines of a capitalist empire. [...]

U.S. Empire’s South American Toolkit

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

This week on Act Out! You can't know America unless you know US Empire. We sit down with Kevin Zeese who has recently returned from Venezuela to talk elections, economic warfare and media [...]

Devaluing Survivors, Criminalizing Dissent & Creating Utopia

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

It took one woman 10 years to see her rapist brought to justice because that's when they finally tested her rape kit. Her story is not uncommon. This week, we dive into the backlog of untested [...]

Corporate Media Protects Racists, Regulating Regulators & Post-Slavery Freedom Fight

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

This week on Act Out! When a regulatory institution doesn't regulate – but rather rubber stamps dirty energy projects for fossil fuel companies destroying our land, air and water - what tactics [...]

Abby Martin vs. Colombian Congressman On Peace And Paramilitaries

By Abby Martin, Empire Files, TelesurTV. -

Colombia’s presidential election could determine the fate of the historic peace deal ending their 53-year civil war. While most in the country want to honor the agreement, Colombia’s right wing [...]

Inside The CIA, Facial UnRecognition & Bills For Blue Lives

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

We go inside the #CIA with John Kiriakou - the only person to ever serve jail time for the CIA's torture program - because he blew the whistle on it. He also worked with Gina Haspel, the new [...]

Hidden Employment Stats & Puerto Rico’s Ongoing Disaster

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Next up, unemployment rates may be going down but what does that actually mean? Hint: no, our economy is not doing well. And neither are the soon-to-be-homeless elderly of Louisiana – because you [...]

May Day: Know Your History & Why May 1st Matters

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Be it Fight for 15, teacher strikes, tree-sits in the path of pipelines, outcries against police brutality or the #metoo movement, it's clear that tensions are high and the gaping chasms between [...]

Capitalism VS. Mental Health, The SS “Light” And Zuck Testifies To His Employees

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Next up, you may know that Zuck appeared before Congress last week but did you know that what he REALLY did was appear before his employees? And Orwell's got nothing on the DHS and their new [...]

Speak-Out Held In Senator Sanders’ Office For Critical Improvements To His Bill

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Healthoverprofit.org -

Ed Klein from Freeport, IL is currently on Medicare, but he has found it does not pay the cost of a very expensive essential medicine he needs. He wants Medicare to be improved to cover those [...]

Sharks, Wardrobes, And Crypto VS The Prison Industrial Complex

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Stranger Than Fiction Headlines from the Front Lines. First up, are you on the WARdrobe watch list? And I do mean WAR drobe. And thanks to this new military program, sharks may soon be getting [...]

Corporate Sugar Daddies & How To Fix The Healthcare System

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com. -

Between federal and state subsidies, government welfare and ecological fallout, we pay corporations two, sometimes three times over under the guise of boosting the economy. Predictably, however, [...]

West Virginia Trees Speak Out, US Climate Refugees & Media Tricks You

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com. -

On Peters Mountain in West Virginia, people are resisting in building. Entering the 5th week of a tree-sit, Appalachians Against Pipelines are engaging in direct action against the Mountain [...]