Demonstrators Want Trump To Pardon Assange

By Connor Foarde, Amp.washingtontimes.com -

Mr. Zeese, co-director of the social justice group Popular Resistance, and about 15 fellow demonstrators braved the blazing sun and sticky humidity outside the White House on Tuesday morning, [...]

EPA Workers Rally To Get Rid Of Scott Pruitt

By Chris D’Angelo, Huffingtonpost.com -

WASHINGTON — A number of Environmental Protection Agency employees spent their lunch hour Wednesday outside agency headquarters calling for the immediate ouster of their boss, agency chief Scott [...]

Demonstrators Tell MBS ‘Hands Off Yemen’ At Rally Against Visit

By Claire Gilbody-Dickerson, Aljazeera.com -

London, England - Protests have erupted in London, with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman beginning his visit to the UK with a meeting with Theresa May, British prime minister. Hundreds of [...]

It’s Time To Show Up For An Open Internet

By Gabriella Anaïs Deal-Márquez, Centerformediajustice.org -

I am grateful to the elders in my family line that have taught me the power of telling our stories.  As a daughter of artist activists I was raised knowing that the resistance in your art and [...]

How To Succeed In Organizing A High School Walkout While Really Trying

By Bryan, Thesouthlawn.org -

It is astonishingly rare for any kind of direct action to be truly spontaneous. Most of the major marches or pickets you see on the news were weeks or months in the planning and organizing, and [...]

What To Make Of Iran’s Demonstrations

By Mazda Majidi, Liberationnews.org -

Starting Dec. 28, 2017, Iran has witnessed anti-government protests in several cities and towns. The character and the demands of the demonstrations have varied greatly and seem to have already [...]

Slap This! New Yorkers Rally In Support Of Ahed Tamimi

By Jesse Rubin, Indypendent.org -

During rush hour Friday, more than 100 people gathered under the hallowed arches of Grand Central Terminal’s Main Concourse to protest the detention and likely conviction of 16-year-old [...]

Why Bother (Or Why I Froze My Ass Off Outside The FCC)

By Staff, artkillingapathy.com -

I’m tired. I’m uncomfortable. My ass is numb and my nose is running. I could go home. Unlike the hundreds of thousands of Americans who live outside on subzero nights like this; the literal [...]

Demonstrations Show Solidarity With Puerto Rico, Protest Trump

By Staff, www.answercoalition.org -

By Staff of Answer Coalition - The Trump administration's criminally insufficient response to the crisis in Puerto Rico following Hurricanes Irma and Maria has caused huge suffering. Below are [...]

Tacoma Residents And Indigenous Communities Unite To Oppose LNG Plant

By Brandon Jordan, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

By Brandon Jordan for Waging Nonviolence - Around 250 people, mostly women, carried banners and sang with drummers while marching through the streets of Tacoma, Washington, on Tuesday. Led by [...]

‘No New Power Plant’ Dominates Ancients And Horribles Parade

By Steve Ahlquist, www.rifuture.org -

By Steve Ahlquist for RI Future - For the second year in a row a float with the theme of opposing Invenergy‘s proposed $1 billion fracked gas and diesel oil burning power plant has taken first [...]

NC Demonstrators Rally For ‘Independence’ From Fossil Fuels

By Darren Botelho, www.wlos.com -

By Darren Botelho for ABC News 13 - ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — A protest against Duke Energy brought dozens of demonstrators to Lake Julian on Tuesday. They called for independence from fossil [...]

Fight Toxic Prison 2017 Convergence Ends With #CloseCarswell Demo

By Staff, www.fighttoxicprisons.wordpress.com -

By Staff of The Campaign to Fight Toxic Prisons - After 3 days of networking, movement building and organizing at the Fight Toxic Prisons (FTP) Convergence in Denton, TX, approximately 50 [...]

Activists Hang ‘Refugees Welcome’ Banner From Statue Of Liberty

By Nadia Prupis, www.mintpressnews.com -

By Nadia Prupis for Mint Press News - (REPORT) — Activists scaled the base of the Statue of Liberty on Tuesday to unfurl a massive banner reading “Refugees Welcome” across the observation deck. [...]

Echoes Of Vietnam-Era Protests In Today’s Demonstrations

By Tom Hayden, www.washingtonpost.com -

By Tom Hayden for Washington Post - The protesters who recently flooded the country’s airports, in response to President Trump’s ban on refugees and travelers from seven predominantly Muslim [...]

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