LGBTQ+ Activists Call For Civil Rights March On 50th Anniversary Of Stonewall Riots

By Reclaim Pride NYC, Popular Resistance. -

New York, NY – The Reclaim Pride Coalition (RPC), formed by LGBTQ+ activists in early 2018 to protest the corporatization and gross mismanagement of NYC Pride by Heritage of Pride (HOP), calls [...]

Let’s Start A Kavanaugh Watch…

By Ralph Nader. -

Brett Kavanaugh, the new Injustice of the Supreme Court of the United States, must be pleased by the leading news stories on Monday and Tuesday regarding his swift swearing-in on Saturday. The [...]

Using Art To Fight Racism In Education

By Anthony Cody, Living in Dialogue. -

Seattle, WA - Last July, I joined several hundred people for a Restorative Justice Circle in downtown Seattle, sponsored by the Badass Teachers Association. The event was a somber one, featuring [...]

Our Healthcare System Is So Broken, Even Non-Profits Are Failing Us

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG Radio. -

Since the Affordable Care Act passed in 2010, there has been an unprecedented consolidation in the healthcare industry. Giant medical corporations are investing in "vertical integration," which [...]

The Education End-Game; Transformative Changes Are Needed

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

Just as private corporations mine the earth for metals and minerals to sell on the market, they have now also turned to mining our children's information for the purposes of selling it to [...]

Entering The ‘Brave New World’ Of Corporatized Education

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

First there were charter schools and high stakes testing, and now we are entering a whole new realm of corporate education that treats students as commodities and views schools and teachers as [...]

Yaqui Tribe Defends Land By Digging Up Gas Pipeline

By Adam Williams, bloomberg.com -

A chunk of Sempra Energy’s natural gas pipeline sits in the dirt behind a community center in the village of Loma de Bacum in northwest Mexico. Guadalupe Flores thinks it would make a great [...]

Corporate Globalization Is Threatening Indigenous Communities With Extinction

By T. J. Coles, truthout.org -

As we speak, some humans are already going extinct. Their extinction is often a consequence of the structural violence of corporate globalization. Communities are under threat, especially those [...]

Flint Water Summit Participants Vow To End Nestlé’s Water Takings

By Dylan Penner, www.popularresistance.org -

By Dylan Penner for Council of Canadians. Flint, MI - Sixteen water protector groups along with local residents, Indigenous representatives and activists attended the Water Is Life: Strengthening [...]

Stop DAPL Rallies At Energy Transfer Partners HQ

By Jade Begay and Yolonda Blue Horse, www.popularresistance.org -

By Jade Begay and Yolonda Blue Horse. Dallas, TX -- Today, hundreds of activists rallied and stood in solidarity with communities who have been impacted by Energy Transfer Partners’ pipelines. [...]

The Great Pot Monopoly Mystery

By Amanda Chicago Lewis, www.gq.com -

By Amanda Chicago Lewis for GQ. The search for the hidden forces that might soon control the marijuana industry began, as many wild journeys do, in Las Vegas. It was last November, and I was [...]

Newsletter: Policies For The People

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

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. Political economist C. J. Polychroniou recently interviewed David M. Kotz, author of "The Rise and Fall of Neoliberal Capitalism," about the transition in the [...]

Trump’s Worst Collusion Isn’t With Russia

By Peter Certo, www.otherwords.org -

By Peter Certo for Other Words. I’ve always been a little skeptical that there’d be a smoking gun about the Trump campaign’s alleged collusion with Russia. The latest news about Donald Trump, [...]

USS Reagan Crew To Sue Japanese Company Over Fukushima Disaster

By Russia Today, www.rt.com -

By Russia Today. A federal appeals court has ruled that members of the US Navy can now, in a US court, pursue their lawsuit which alleges that they were exposed to radiation while providing aid [...]

Barrett Brown Taken Back Into Custody Before PBS Interview

By Alex Emmons, www.theintercept.com -

By Alex Emmons for The Intercept. Texas - Award-winning journalist Barrett Brown was re-arrested and taken into custody Thursday, the day before he was scheduled to be interviewed for a PBS [...]