Who’s Training Our Cops + How To Avoid Exploding Houses & Poisoned Water

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Did you know that showering less will save some water – sadly, not millions of gallons that fracking operations use in a day – nor will it keep your water safe from contamination – or your house [...]

Beyond The Prison Strike, Alex Jones Won’t Be The Last + Israel Targets BLM

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Black Lives Matter is no longer a target for domestic oppression. The threat of their human rights work has now peaked the interest of oppressive entities abroad – and the documentary that proves [...]

Act Out! [174] – How A Small Town Went From Toxic Lakes To Europe’s Greenest City

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

In the 70s, Växjö was a polluted town nestled in the thick forests of southern Sweden. Today, this small town has been recognized by the EU as the greenest city in Europe. So, what happened? What [...]

Active Duty War Resisters Unite

By Staff, Redacted Tonight -

Lee Camp, of Redacted Tonight, speaks with Mike Prysner of the Empire Files about his reasons for opposing the war in Iraq, where he served in the military. Prysner describes how he and other [...]

Silence Is Leaden, The Revolutionary Power Of Art Behind Bars

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

More lead in more water and the grotesque parallels across the country with regards to testing, notification, repairs and accountability. Next, as the prison strike continues, we go inside with [...]

[Act Out! 172] – Joyful Militancy Or Building Thriving Resistance In Toxic Times

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Activism so often gets the bad rep of being all about sacrificing – all about pain and struggle – never about joy. And yet as we find ourselves in a culture that preaches escapism, demands [...]

[Act Out! 170] – #RiseTogether Against Dirty Energy + How To Hack Apathy

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

This week on Act Out! The #RiseTogether weeks of action against dirty energy projects and their financiers continue, and I share what I witnessed in the swamps of Louisiana as the fight against [...]

[Act Out! 169] – The Latest Water Protector Battles + Monsanto’s First Day In Court

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Monsanto has avoided jury trials for years. Despite continuously mounting evidence to show that glyphosate, a main ingredient in many of their products, causes cancer, they’ve avoided having to [...]

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 [...]