Cleveland MLB Team Renamed The ‘Guardians’

By Levi Rickert, Native News Online. -

“I have seen first-hand the harm that mascot names and imagery cause to the self-esteem and self-confidence of our young people. I know only too well what the research proves about the harm the [...]

Injustice Prevails Despite Mass Prisoner Release In Cleveland

By Martha Grevatt, -

Since March 14 the Cuyahoga County jail, located in downtown Cleveland, has released hundreds of prisoners to reduce the jail population in light of the coronavirus COVID-19 health emergency. [...]

100% Renewable Energy: Cleveland Sets A Big Goal As It Sheds Its Fossil Fuel Past

By Dan Gearino, -

Cleveland, Ohio, which has worked for years to reinvent itself as it sheds its industrial past, has become the latest major city to announce plans to shift to 100 percent renewable energy sources [...]

Turning Health Care Into Community Wealth In Cleveland

By Sarah Trent, -

For 14 years, Olga Jebbison has processed laundry at a plant in Cleveland’s Collinwood neighborhood, on the eastern edge of the city, between the railyards and Lake Erie. She’s one of over a [...]

Lifeline Program Changes Could Cut Low-Cost Internet For Thousands In Ohio

By Julie Washington, -

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A federal program that helps low-income people afford internet service in their homes is in the Federal Communications Commission's crosshairs. Under changes the FCC recently [...]

Cleveland Fires Officer Who Killed Tamir Rice

By German Lopez, -

By German Lopez for Vox - On November 22, 2014, Tamir Rice was throwing snowballs and playing with a toy pellet gun in a Cleveland park when a police car rolled into the snowy field. Within two [...]

Why The Small Protest Turnout For The Cleveland RNC?

By Alice Speri, -

By Alice Speri for The Intercept - ORGANIZERS FOR THE Stand Together Against Trump rally in Cleveland had planned for 5,000 participants. The march, a peaceful demonstration that “America’s [...]

Protests Outside RNC Mock Trump, Cover Range Of Issues

By Kevin Zeese, -

By Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. There were protests inside and outside of the Republican National Convention where Donald Trump is becoming the nominee of the party. Protesters from the [...]

100 Sheroes Just Posed Nude At The Republican National Convention

By Priscilla Frank, -

By Priscilla Frank for The Huffington Post - On July 17, 2016, in the midst of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, 100 women joined forces and got naked. The mass undressing [...]

Why Cleveland’s Black Lives Matter Chapter Is Sitting Out RNC Protests

By Terrell Jermaine Starr, -

By Terrell Jermaine Starr for Fusion - CLEVELAND—Thousands of activists will be in downtown Cleveland protesting the Republican National Convention this week, but one group you won’t see is Black [...]

‘We Can Stand Together’: Protesters Prep For Cleveland As RNC Nears

By Nadia Prupis, -

By Nadia Prupis for Common Dreams - Cleveland, Ohio is preparing for what many expect to be a volatile Republican National Convention (RNC) on Monday, as protesters and supporters converge on the [...]

Protesters To Wall Off Trump’s Hate At RNC In Cleveland

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By Staff of Mijente - In response to Trump’s insults, threats and his promises of mass deportation and building a border wall to separate neighbors, communities are traveling to Cleveland to give [...]

New Cleveland RNC Police & Military Docs: FEMA Base To Setup At NASA

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By Staff of Unicorn Riot - Cleveland has struggled with state violence in recent years; the killing by police of twelve-year-old Tamir Rice is one example among many. The police department is [...]

Cleveland’s Greater University Circle Initiative

By Walter Wright, Kathryn W. Hexter and Nick Downer, -

By Walter Wright, Kathryn W. Hexter and Nick Downer for Democracy Collaborative - Cities are increasingly turning to their “anchor” institutions as drivers of economic development, harnessing the [...]

Newsletter: Justice Takes A Lifetime

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. The #BlackLivesMatter movement continues to grow its power and have notable victories, but 600 hundred years of racial oppression, [...]

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