A Decentralized Participatory Planning Proposal

Political scientist, author, and activist, Marta Harnecker devoted her life to collaborating in building radical democracy in Latin American communities where people have, for generations, [...]

Back To The Dark Ages

By Jeremy Kuzmarov, Black Agenda Report. -

On October 20th, 2018, fifty-one years to the day of the famous 1967 March on the Pentagon, antiwar activists again rallied for peace outside the headquarters of a now declining empire. Among the [...]

Demand The Impossible

By Anne Cummings Jacopetti, www.popularresistance.org -

By Anne Cummings Jacopetti for Popular Resistance. I read Ayers’ book last summer and was so impressed that I bought three more copies, one for each of my sons. Now, raw from my trial by fire and [...]

The Activist As A Young Girl

By David Swanson, www.davidswanson.org -

By David Swanson for Let's Try Democracy. Clare Hanrahan's memoir The Half Life of a Free Radical: Growing Up Irish Catholic in Jim Crow Memphis is a remarkable feat: part Jack Kerouac, part [...]

History: The Dignity Of Chartism

By John Westmoreland, www.counterfire.org -

By John Westmoreland for Counterfire.org. The Dignity of Chartism is a book of great relevance for today. In the years 1839-42, at the height of the Chartist struggle, capitalism was in its [...]

Curbing Corruption With Civil Resistance

By Elena Volkava, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

By Elena Volkava for Waging Nonviolence. Book review - Corruption is a widespread and global phenomenon, ranging from “narco-corruption” in Central America to “petty corruption” in Eastern [...]

An Inspiring Life’s Work Continues To Inspire

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

Book Review by Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. On June 10th, David joined ten African American students from Howard and a white woman from another college in the heart of [...]

Disaster Capitalism: Outsourcing Violence And Exploitation

By Robert J. Burrowes, www.popularresistance.org -

By Robert J. Burrowes. In his just-released book, 'Disaster Capitalism: Making a Killing out of Catastrophe', Antony Loewenstein offers us a superb description of the diminishing power of [...]

Equality Is Far Away: Conversation W/ Authors Of “Queer (In)Justice”

By Joe Macaré, www.truth-out.org -

By Joe Macaré in Truthout - LGBTQ leadership has also had an impact on broader campaigns and movements around police accountability at both the national and local levels. It's well known that [...]

The Miseducation Of Augie Merasty

By Christine Smith, www.rabble.ca -

By Christine Smith in Rabble - The Education of Augie Merasty: A Residential School Memoir might be a small book, but it carries a punch to it that all Canadians need to read and understand: a [...]

What Are Foreign Military Bases For?

By David Swanson, www.davidswanson.org -

By David Swanson - If you're like most people in the United States, you have a vague awareness that the U.S. military keeps lots of troops permanently stationed on foreign bases around the world. [...]

Book Review: A Practical Guide To Tackling Factory Hazards

By Kim Scipes, www.labornotes.org -

By Kim Scipes in Labor Notes - For plenty of workers, health and safety is about as boring a subject as there is. They don’t want to hear about this “crap,” many will say—they just want to get [...]

Iraqi Voices Are Screaming From Far Away

By David Swanson, www.davidswanson.org -

By David Swanson - Iraqis were attempting the nonviolent overthrow of their dictator prior to his violent overthrow by the United States in 2003. When U.S. troops began to ease up on their [...]

Hidden Structure Of Violence: Who Benefits From Global Violence

By Marc Pilisuk and Jennifer Rountree, www.monthlyreview.org -

By Marc Pilisuk and Jennifer Rountree in Monthly Review - The Hidden Structure of Violence marshals vast amounts of evidence to examine the costs of direct violence, including military [...]

Exposing Lies, Telling The Truth

By Robert J. Burrowes, www.popularresistance.org -

By Robert J. Burrowes - I have just read Andre Vltchek's new book 'Exposing Lies of the Empire'. http://badak-merah.weebly.com/exposing-lies-of-the-empire.html Let me tell you something about [...]

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