On ‘Hottest Day In History Of France,’ World Told ‘Do Not Look Away’ As Police Tear-Gas Climate Campaigners In Paris

By Andrea Germanos, Commondreams.org -

French riot police tear-gassed climate protesters in Paris on Friday as the county sweltered under record heat. Activists with Extinction Rebellion (XR) were occupying a bridge over the Seine to [...]

Anti-Occupation Coalition Grows Stronger In The Face Of Israeli Military Violence

By Rafi Ellenson, Wagingnonviolence.org -

When diaspora Jews and those living in Israel join with Palestinians, they forge a more powerful and just movement to end the occupation. I watched the Israeli Defense Forces throw several stun [...]

Unist’ot’en Camp Preparing For Spring Work And Resistance

By Staff, Itsgoingdown.org -

With spring coming early to the north, plans are underway for new projects across WET’SUWET’EN TERRITORY, including cabin construction for WET’SUWET’EN PEOPLE. Following the invasion of our [...]

#50YearsofShame: Student Activists Occupy The President’s Office At Sarah Lawrence College

By Staff, Sarahlawrencephoenix.com -

Last week marked the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Westlands Sit-In, a 10-day occupation addressing the College’s elitism and lack of commitment to racial justice. 50 years later, we are left [...]

‘Resist Rockwool’ Holds Sit-In Of Senator Joe Manchin Office

By Anne Meador, Dcmediagroup.us -

Washington, DC — West Virginia residents occupied U.S. Senator Joe Manchin’s office today to demand he take a position on a controversial factory under construction in the Eastern Panhandle. U.S. [...]

“We Have Stopped It For Another Year”: MVP Tree-Sit Hits Over 156 Days

By Appalachians Against Pipelines, Itsgoingdown.org -

Today marks 156 days since the beginning of the Yellow Finch tree sits, and a lot has changed since then. The forest around us has undergone seasonal changes, the trees have shed their leaves, [...]

Love & Rage Against The Machine: Sitting In At The Yale Investments Office

By Staff, Melindatuhus.net -

The Sunrise Movement, an organization of young people that made its debut after the 2016 election, helped elect several new pro-climate action members of Congress this year and has been raising [...]

2nd Camp Set Up To Block Pipeline Company’s Access To Wet’suwet’en Land

By Chantelle Bellrichard, Cbc.ca -

A second checkpoint has been put up on a remote B.C. forestry road to block construction of the Coastal GasLink pipeline, days after a court ordered that the first one must stop preventing [...]

Life In The Most Militarized Zone In The World

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

A special episode dedicated to the most militarized land in the world – one that you may not even have ever heard of. Yet despite the seemingly global indifference, this place – and these people [...]

Resistance To US Occupation Of Hawaii Continues

By Staff, Hawaiiankingdom.org -

“I have come to understand that the lawful political status of the Hawaiian Islands is that of a sovereign nation-state in continuity; but a nation-state that is under a strange form of [...]

Ugandan Farmers Emerge Victorious After Monthlong Occupation Of UN Office

By Phil Wilmot, Wagingnonviolence.org -

After 37 days of occupying a United Nations office in Gulu, Uganda, 234 farmers, youth, mothers with young babies and elderly men packed their gear into trucks and returned to their homes in Apaa [...]

Trump Regime To Formally Reject Palestinians’ Right Of Return

By Stephen Lendman, Stephenlendman.org -

According to the body, “there are few, if any, circumstances in which deprivation of the right to enter one’s own country could be reasonable.” Adopted near the end of Israel’s 1948 war, UN [...]

UN Chief Suggests Deploying Armed Forces To Protect Palestinians From Israel

By Staff, Mintpressnews.com -

“The combination of prolonged military occupation, constant security threats, weak political institutions, and a deadlocked peace process provides for a protection challenge that is highly [...]

Ten Years In Palestine, Lessons Learned

By Mazin Qumsiyeh, Qumsiyeh.org -

It has been ten years since I returned to Palestine after living in the US for nearly three decades. Those ten years in Palestine have been truly phenomenal and inspirational despite the pain and [...]

Gaza Freedom Flotilla Ship Hijacked by Israeli Occupation Forces

By Ann Wright, Worldbeyondwar.org -

The motor vessel Al Awda (The Return), traveling in international waters towards Palestinian waters, 49 nautical miles from the port in Gaza City, has been contacted by the Israeli Occupation [...]