Decolonization Requires Black, Brown And Indigenous Voices At The Forefront

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

Native Americans and allies recently commemorated the 50th Annual National Day of Mourning at Plymouth Rock in Massachusetts. Next year will be the 400th anniversary of the pilgrims landing as [...]

50th National Day Of Mourning

By United American Indians of New England, UAINE.org. -

An annual tradition since 1970, Day of Mourning is a solemn, spiritual and highly political day. Many of us fast from sundown the day before through the afternoon of that day (and have a social [...]

The Two Faces Of America

By Tim Giago, Indianz.com. -

America has parallel histories, which it displays by wearing two faces. The first face is that of a near-perfect country filled with honest, hardworking American patriots, a country where all [...]

How To Have A Guilt-Free Thanksgiving

By K. J.Noh, Popular Resistance. -

Millions of people over the US will be gathering on Thanksgiving to share a meal together and to give thanks for the people and the blessings in their lives.  As you gather, it’s important to [...]

The End Of American Thanksgivings

By Glen Ford, Black Agenda Report. -

Nobody but Americans celebrates Thanksgiving. It is reserved by history and the intent of “the founders” as the supremely white American holiday, the most ghoulish event on the national calendar. [...]

Some Suggestions For Discussion On Thanksgiving Day

By Bruce Gagnon, Organizing Notes -

America, the world's supposed greatest democracy, is now afraid to discuss politics and the folks that guide the thinking of the nation (corporate-run media) have decided that in this land of the [...]

Hunger Strikers Miss Thanksgiving While Climate Polluters And Corrupt Politicians Feast

By Nick Brana, Extinction Rebellion -

The global hunger strike has worked in many parts of the world. Sweden’s Minister of the Environment agreed to meet with Swedish hunger strikers. In the UK, politicians from a range of parties [...]

Thanksgiving Statement From Political Prisoner Leonard Peltier

By Leonard Peltier, Liberationnews.org -

The year of 2019 is coming to a close and with it, comes the day most Americans set aside as a day for Thanksgiving. As I let my mind wander beyond the steel bars and concrete walls, I try to [...]

Thanksgiving Guide: How To Celebrate A Sordid History

By Emma Fiala, www.mintpressnews.com -

By Emma Fiala for Mintpress News. While to many Americans the holiday serves as a reminder to give thanks, it is seen as a day of mourning by countless others. The truth is: European migrants [...]

Arrested For Feeding Homeless Without Permit Before Thanksgiving

By Aaron Kesel, activistpost.com -

By Aaron Kesel for Activist Post - The Sunday before Thanksgiving Atlanta police handed out tickets to activists feeding the homeless in a clear display of disregard for its hungry citizens [...]

Newsletter – Free Yourself From An Exploitative Culture

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, www.popularresistance.org -

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. Shoppers hit the malls and online stores this week, spending over $3.5 billion online alone on what is called 'Black Friday'. Some people reject the extreme [...]

Black Friday Mall Protest in Missouri Results in Arrests

By Rachel Katz, www.abcnews.go.com -

By Rachel Katz for ABC News. Seven people, including a state lawmaker, were arrested today at a Missouri mall after nearly 100 protesters disrupted Black Friday shopping, according to local [...]

Thanksgiving a Celebration of White Barbarity

By Glen Ford, www.blackagendareport.com -

By Glen Ford for The Black Commentator - Nobody but Americans celebrates Thanksgiving. It is reserved by history and the intent of “the founders” as the supremely white American holiday, the most [...]

The Thanksgiving Myth

By Cliff DuRand, globaljusticecenter.org -

By Cliff DuRand for The Center for Global Justice - In many ways the Thanksgiving celebration is a unique festivity. As harvest festivals go it’s not particularly unusual: families gathering for [...]

The Thanksgiving Myth Hides The Original Sin

By Cliff DuRand, www.globaljusticecenter.org -

By Cliff DuRand for the Center for Global Justice. As the founding myth of our nation, Thanksgiving conceals from view the ambiguous legacy of the country. Barack Obama has called slavery our [...]

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