Canada: Indigenous People Are Not Your Incompetent Children

By Alicia Elliott, The Globe and Mail -

This is a story of how one decision illustrates the centuries-long relationship between a country's government and the Indigenous people of that land. It is a story of a name change and the [...]

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 [...]

Day 9 Of Countdown To Launch: Featuring Klee Benally

By Staff, www.popularresistance.org -

By Popular Resistance. Klee Benally is a Navajo (Diné) musician, artist, film producer and activist living in Flagstaff, Arizona. He has worked on numerous campaigns to protect sacred sites and [...]

Genocide and The Thangsgiving Myth

By S. Brian Willson, www.PopularResistance.org -

By S. Brian Willson for Popular Resistance. As we again plan to celebrate what US "Americans" call Thanksgiving, let us pause for a moment of reflection. Let us recognize that accounts of the [...]

Water Protectors Shut Down Pipeline Construction In Wisconsin

By Staff of Makwa Iniative, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Staff from Makwa Initaitive. Water Protectors from the Makwa Initiative halted the last piece of construction for the Wisconsin section of Enbridge’s proposed Line 3 pipeline project. Two [...]

Standing Rock Police Violence Lawsuit Moves Toward Trial

By Water Protector Legal Collective, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Water Protector Legal Collective. Dundon v. Kirchmeier is a federal civil rights class action lawsuit challenging police violence on the night of November 20-21, 2016, at Backwater Bridge near [...]

Chase Iron Eyes Pleads Necessity Defense Against #NoDPL Riot Charge

By Sameer Rao, www.colorlines.com -

By Sameer Rao for Color Lines. Native attorney and activist Chase Iron Eyes believes that the Dakota Access Pipeline’s (DAPL) attack on his ancestral homeland justified his and other water [...]

The Mourning Road To Thanksgiving

By Sherri Mitchell and Rivera Sun, www.podomatic.com/OccupyRadio -

By Sherri Mitchell and Rivera Sun for Love (and Revolution) Radio. This week on Love (and Revolution) Radio, we speak with Larry Spotted Crow Mann about his book, The Mourning Road to [...]

Trump Administration Targets Uranium Mining Ban Near Grand Canyon

Center for Biological Diversity, Grand Canyon Trust, Havasupai, Wildlands Network, Sierra Club and National Parks Conservation Association, www.popularresistance.org -

WASHINGTON— The Trump administration wants to roll back a 20-year ban to allow uranium mining near the Grand Canyon, according to a Forest Service report formally released today. Under today’s [...]

Act Out! Whites Are Dying, But It Isn’t Genocide

By Eleanor Goldfield, www.occupy.com -

By Eleanor Goldfield for Occupy.com. This week on Act Out!, the cries of white genocide are growing. What's the psychology behind white death, white suffering and what can we do to prevent [...]

Act Out! Hitler Day, Columbus Day And More

By Eleanor Goldfield, www.occupy.com -

By Eleanor Goldfield for Occupy.com. This week on Act Out!, why Indigenous People's Day matters: Decolonizing the mind, the power of language, ideas and shifting paradigms. Next up, there's an [...]

Divest From War, Invest In People 2017

By Sam Koplinka-Loehr, www.nwtrcc.org -

By Sam Koplinka-Loehr for National War Tax Resisters. At the national war tax resistance gathering in Florida in November 2016, a group of folks sat down to think through this initiative. A [...]

Newsletter – Dismantling White Supremacy

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

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. Last weekend, tens of thousands of people marched in Washington, DC in the combined March for Racial Justice and March for Black Women. Native Americans [...]

Direct Action Ramps Up Resistance To Line 3

By Staff, www.unicornriot.ninja -

By Unicorn Riot. Superior, WI – Resistance against Enbridge’s Line 3 Pipeline expansion is ramping up. Near the Fon du Lac Reservation, at the front line camp, Makwa, water protectors, land [...]

Waking Up To The Racism Of Cleveland Baseball

By Peter Saudek, www.racismreview.com -

By Peter Saudek for Racism Review. When I was little I wondered why Cleveland’s baseball team was unique compared to others in the league. They weren’t the Cardinals, Giants, or Angels, but the [...]