Peaceful Strikers Being Attacked By Armed Police

By Esther Ojulari, www.blackallianceforpeace.com -

By Esther Ojulari for Black Alliance for Peace. Buenaventura, Colombia - “I know you’re fighting a just cause…We go all round the country and we see people fighting just causes all the time…But [...]

Unarmed 15 Year Old Killed By Police In Texas

By Staff, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Staff for Popular Resistance. On Monday, the police department of the Dallas suburb of Balch Springs, Texas, changed its story on the shooting of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards, who was killed by [...]

Newsletter: Protest Is Working & Growing

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. People are recognizing that they have power to protest in a lot of areas. Some see the potential for protest at work, such as the [...]

Does Jeff Sessions At DOJ Signal Death Of Police Reform?

By Adeshina Emmanuel, www.inthesetimes.com -

By Adeshina Emmanuel for In These Times. President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Senator Jeff Sessions (R – AL), a longtime ally, to become his attorney general. Sessions is known as an [...]

‘Officer Slam’ Will Not Be Charged For Brutalizing Teenage Girl

By Aviva Shen, www.thinkprogress.org -

By Aviva Shen for Think Progress. A video of Security Resource Officer Ben Fields yanking a teenage girl from her desk and throwing her across the room shocked the internet and inspired [...]

Reporter Recounts Arrest, Prison Stay After Baton Rouge Protest

By Karen Savage for Juvenile Justice Information Exchange. BATON ROUGE, Louisiana — For a few seconds on July 10, the ear-splitting police noisemaker — referred to as an LRAD — and the chants [...]

Afromation Protest In Baltimore Against Police Violence

By Kevin Zeese, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. The Afromation protest in Baltimore stood up for black life and the importance of black culutre in the face of ongoing killings. To understand the reasons [...]

Newsletter: US Racism Is Killing Us

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

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers. This was a traumatic week. Two more unjustified killings of black men were caught on video and shared widely. Mass protests erupted throughout the country. [...]

Protests Across the Country In Response To Police Killings

By Staff, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Staff for Popular Resistance. In response to the police killings of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, LA and Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, Minnesota there were protests held in many cities [...]

Heather Doyle Jailed For Complaining About Police Abuse

By Seed Coalition, www.seedcoalition.wordpress.com -

By Seed Coalition for SEED. Heather and another activist with Stopping Extraction and Exports Destruction (SEED) climbed a crane on a site being used for the construction of a massive fracked gas [...]

Trial Begins For Cove Point Activist

By Anne Meador, www.dcmediagroup.us -

By Anne Meador for DC Media Group. Prince Frederick, MD - The first day of an unusual trial of an anti-fracking activist began with jury selection, opening statements and testimony from four [...]

Mothers For Justice United Joins Students’ Protest Of Racism

By Mothers for Justice United,www.popularresistance.org -

By Mothers for Justice United. Seattle, Washington - The Matteo Ricci College (MRC) Coalition of Seattle University is standing against racism and oppression felt by students in the Humanities [...]

Police Chief Resigns After Fatal Shooting Of Black Woman

By TeleSur, www.mintpressnews.com -

By TeleSur in Mintpress News. San Francisco, CA - The San Fransisco police killed another Black person Thursday morning, except this time there were actually consequences. The city’s police [...]

Newsletter: Heroes In The War At Home

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. Forty six years ago this week, 21 year old Black Panther leader Fred Hampton was murdered in his bed by Chicago police and the FBI. [...]

Cop Shooting Cost $5 Million To Hide

By Justin Glawe, www.thedailybeast.com -

By Justin Glawe for The Daily Beast. Chicago, IL - A judge has ruled that police must release dashcam video showing the violent death of 17-year-old old Laquan McDonald, shot 16 times by officer [...]

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