U.S Military Bases Sustain War, Undermine Sovereignty And Threaten Public Health In “Host” Nations

By Elliot Swain, popularresistance.org -

US military outposts in foreign nations are vestiges of a shameful history of US imperialism dating back to the Spanish-American War and subsequent US colonization of the Philippines and Cuba. [...]

Braving Freezing Cold, Kargil Pours Out To Protest Netanyahu Visit

By Staff, Kashmirobserver.net -

KARGIL: Braving sub zero temperatures residents of this remote Himalayan town in Ladakh region of Kashmir came out in thousands to protest Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s “historic” [...]

ICE Detains Immigrant Rights Leader Ravi Ragbir, Sparks Manhattan Protests

By Nicole Brown and Lauren Cook, Amny.com -

Hundreds of protesters gathered outside of an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention center on the Lower West Side Thursday, chanting “ICE out now” and demanding to know the whereabouts of [...]

7 Protesters Arrested After Sit-In At Rep. Steny Hoyer’s Office

By Talia Richman, Baltimoresun.com -

The protesters were demanding to meet with the Southern Maryland lawmaker about the humanitarian crisis in Yemen. A group of about 12 protesters gathered in Hoyer’s office Thursday afternoon and [...]

Iowa Fast-Food, Hospital Workers Protest Gov. Reynolds

Gov. Reynolds and Republican state lawmakers have waged a string of attacks on workers’ unions in recent years. Last February, then-Gov. Terry Branstad signed into law a bill endorsed by then-Lt. [...]

Mass Protests Against Austerity, Unemployment Shake Tunisia

By Bill Van Auken, Wsws.org -

Tunisia has erupted over the past three days in demonstrations and violent clashes with security forces. Workers and youth have taken to the streets in at least 18 different towns in protest [...]

Activists At Washington State Capitol Launch “Climate Countdown”

By Andrea Germanos, Commondreams.org -

Demanding "bold action" from lawmakers in Washington state on Monday, activists and indigenous leaders rang in the start of the 2018 legislative session Monday with the launch of an initiative to [...]

The US-Israeli “Secret Deal” To Manipulate Protests In Iran

By Whitney Webb, Mintpressnews.com -

TEHRAN, IRAN (Analysis) – Using the recent protests as cover, the governments of the United States and Israel are advancing a much larger plan for covert regime change against the Iranian [...]

Hondurans Hold Mass Protests ‘Until The Corrupt Are Removed’

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

"The people won’t stand for this dictatorship," said former Opposition Alliance presidential candidate Salvador Nasralla. Despite heavy rains, an estimated 80,000 Honduran opposition supporters [...]

Fish Farm Protesters Continue Fight Against Industry

By Laurie Hamelin, Aptnnews.ca -

Molina Dawson and Karissa Glendale are vowing to continue their fight against the fish farm industry despite a British Columbia Supreme Court ruling that granted injunctions to two companies [...]

Iranian Diplomat Charges US With Inciting Protests

Iran has accused the US of "inciting" anti-government protests that have gripped the country, and said the Trump administration had "flouted" international law and the principles of the UN [...]

Iranian Protests: Deep State’s Unfinished Business

By Tony Cartalucci, Journal-neo.org -

The article – a review by the CIA’s own history staff of a book regarding Operation AJAX – admits that US policy regarding Iran merely picked up where the British Empire left off in an effort to [...]

Rising Resistance: Year In Protest 2017

By John Zangas, Dcmediagroup.us -

2017 was chaotic as independent media faced challenges covering dozens of social justice and environmental stories. Major news events often overlapped, so it was difficult to decide which story [...]

New Year’s Wishes For Peace From Henoko

By Bruce Gagnon, Space4peace.blogspot.com -

It was Hiroji Yamashiro that was jailed last year for five months in solitary confinement by the Japanese government (likely at the request of the US) for having committed the crime of helping to [...]

Raccoon Rebellion Strikes Diamond Pipeline On Christmas

By Jacques Rogiers, Indybay.org -

On Christmas, with help and assistance from Santa Claus, his reindeer, and mischievous elves, some raccoons from the Arkansas Chapter of the national "Raccoon Rebellion" conducted a safety [...]