The Right Wing Is Trying To Make It A Crime To Oppose Fascism

By Shane Burley, Truthout. -

Conservatives in the U.S. have long sought to reframe grassroots political activism as dangerously radical, but efforts to criminalize protests have rapidly intensified since Donald Trump’s [...]

Man Shot At Anti-Trump Rally

By Jim Ryan, -

By Jim Ryan of The Oregonian. Portland, OR - The fourth round of mass demonstrations in Portland against Donald Trump's election came to a violent end early Saturday morning when someone shot a [...]

Lane County Continues to Violate Constitutional Rights

By Lauren Regan, -

By Lauren Regan of the Civil Liberties Defense Center. EUGENE, OR: On Friday July 24, 2015, the Assistant City Attorney of Eugene dismissed a criminal case that he filed and prosecuted against [...]

Baltimore: Arrestees Suffer Human Rights Abuses

By Marci Tarrant Johnson, -

More than 250 people have been arrested since Monday here in Baltimore. . . The small concrete booking cells were filled with hundreds of people, most with more than ten people per cell. Three of [...]

Judge Rules In Occupy Pensacola Lawsuit

By Staff, -

Florida - After more than three years of litigation in the Occupy Pensacola v. City of Pensacola case, a federal judge has decided the case in favor of the city. Senior U.S. District Judge [...]

Resistance And Transformation

By Malik Yakini, -

I applaud the young people who have reinvigorated our movement! I am not among those who will criticize others who are marching, dying-in, walking with their hands up, chanting “I can’t breathe” [...]

Missouri Students Risk Serious Penalties For Walkout Protests

By Mariah Stewart, -

After high school students across the country walked out of class earlier this week calling for greater police accountability, one school district in the very Missouri county where teenager [...]

Journalists Must Fight Or Become Irrelevant

By Amy Cadler, -

WATERVILLE — New York Times investigative reporter and author James Risen on Sunday said it is critical journalists continue to expose government activities, despite a crackdown on the press by [...]