Erica Garner’s Death And Collateral Damage Of Police Violence

By Thandisizwe Chimurenga, -

NEW YORK – Erica Garner — the 27-year-old daughter of Eric Garner, whose July 2014 death by an NYPD chokehold was filmed and went viral — died Monday as the result of suffering a massive heart [...]

Urgent Action For Democracy In Honduras

By Staff, -

By the Grassroots Alliance for Global Justice. Tegucigalpa, Honduras – Just before midnight on Wednesday November 29, a crowd of several thousand anti-fraud protesters in Honduras - including [...]

Black Snake Killaz: A #NoDAPL Story

By Unicorn Riot, -

By Unicorn Riot. Black Snake Killaz is a feature-length documentary film about the resistance to the Dakota Access Pipeline. This film explores actions taken by water protectors to stop the [...]

Newsletter: Dissent Under Attack By Government & Corporations

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers. It is often hard to tell how close popular movements are to success or whether they are even a threat to the status quo power structure. Despite vigorous [...]

Despite Police Violence, Catalans Vote Today

By Staff, -

By Popular Resistance. Spain - Catalonians across the region in Spain today voted on a referendum for independence in the face of often severe police violence by the Spanish civil guard. The vote [...]

March For Racial Justice: Thousands Rally In DC

By John Zangas and Anne Meador, -

By John Zangas and Anne Meador for DC Media Group. Washington, DC - Tens of thousands marched for racial justice on Saturday, calling for racial equality, an end to police violence and white [...]

Calls For Resignation Of St. Louis Police Chief

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By Riverfront Times Staff. Protesters marching through downtown St. Louis on September 25, 2017 focused on a matter ripped from the headlines — the treatment of black officers on the city's [...]

Colin Kaepernick Won

By Les Carpenter, -

By Les Carpenter for The Guardian. All Colin Kaepernick ever asked was for his country to have a conversation about race. This, he warned, would not be easy. Such talks are awkward and often [...]

Any White Cop Can Kill A Black Man..

By Don Fitz, -

By Don Fitz for Green Social Thought. Missouri - This is what has sparked protests by thousands in St. Louis from September 15 through today. In 2011, St. Louis cop Jason Stockley fired 5-7 [...]

Nazi’s Threaten: St. Louis Jews Shielding Protestors From Police

By Rafael Shimunov, -

By Rafael Shimunov for Medium. When protesters were caged in by an abusive police force, the Central Reform Congregation of St. Louis served as a model to all congregations and opened their [...]

Activists Ask Charlottesville To Drop Charges

By Lauren Berg, -

By Lauren Berg for The Daily Progress - CHARLOTTESVILLE — Activists want all charges dropped against protesters arrested at the July 8 KKK rally in Charlottesville after they say police used [...]

Police Should Answer To The Communities They Serve

By Christopher Zumski Finke, -

By Christopher Zumski Finke for Yes! Magazine - Here’s what I learned: In 1829, a member of the British Parliament named Sir Robert Peel wrote nine principles for policing communities. They [...]

Police Officer Yanez Acquitted In Shooting Death of Philando Castile

By John Zangas, -

By John Zangas for DC Media Group. A mostly white jury acquitted Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez of the shooting death of Philando Castile, a Black man from Twin Cities, Minnesota, during a traffic [...]

LGBTQ Activists Blockade DC Capital Pride Parade

By John Zangas, -

By John Zangas for DC Media Group. Drawing spirit from the LGBTQ resistance roots of the Stonewall protests of the late 1960s, an ad-hoc group of activists under the banner of No Justice No [...]

A Q&A About Police Violence And Reproductive Health

By Cynthia Greenlee, -

By Cynthia Greenlee for Rewire - Police violence and interaction could be seen as particularly extreme forms of maternal stress. If one lives in a community that is frequently policed, the [...]