“The Whole Internet Is Watching.” Internet Protest Planned Ahead Of Key Net Neutrality Vote Next Week

By Staff, Fightforthefuture.org -

The House Energy and Commerce Committee’s subcommittee on Communications and Technology is expected to hold a markup and vote on the Save the Internet Act (HR 1644) as soon as next week. Internet [...]

Extinction Rebellion Paint George Square Blue

By Jody Harrison, Heraldscotland.com -

ENVIRONMENTAL activists have stepped up their campaign to draw attention to the dangers of climate change by marching blue paint footsteps across Glasgow's famous George Square. Campaigners [...]

Independence Trial Protest Organizers Celebrate A “Historic” March In Madrid

By Staff, Catalannews.com -

Organizers of the protest against the Catalan trial have celebrated a “historic” march in Madrid in a “context of political repression”. For the Catalan National Assembly (ANC) president Elisenda [...]

Global Climate Strike In Pictures: Millions Of Students Walk Out To Demand Planetary Transformation

By Julia Conley, Commondreams.org -

"We are facing the greatest existential crisis humanity has ever faced. And yet it has been ignored. You who have ignored it know who you are.” All over the planet on Friday, millions of children [...]

A Year After The March, Gaza Organizer Explains Why The Protests Continue

By Chiara Cruciati, Global.ilmanifesto.it -

Salah Abdel Ati lived through the First Intifada as a young student and a leader of the student movement in Gaza. Now, in very different circumstances, he is one of the organizers of the protests [...]

Venezuelans March Against Attack On Electric Grid System In Anti-imperialist Day

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

The march gathered thousands of Venezuelans that protest imperialist intervention in the country, two days after the attack on its electric system. Thousands of Venezuelans took to the streets [...]

Algeria: What’s Fuelling The Country’s Mass Protest Movement?

By Brahim Oumansour, Middleeasteye.net -

President Bouteflika's decision to run for fifth term is only one cause of widespread public anger. Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s decision to run for a fifth presidential term - despite his poor health [...]

As Big Lincoln Yards Vote Looms, Protesters Call On Ald. James Cappleman To ‘Delay The TIF’

By Jonathan Ballew, Blockclubchicago.org -

UPTOWN — On Thursday, the massive Lincoln Yards development will advance to the City Council’s Zoning Committee. And while the project is miles from Ald. James Cappleman’s North Side ward, his [...]

Hundreds Of Sacramento Students Walk Out, March To Capitol In Stephon Clark Protest

By Sawsan Morrar, Tony Bizjak, Theresa Clift, and Alex Yoon-Hendricks, Sacbee.com -

Continuing a week of civic unrest and political turmoil in Sacramento, high school and college students walked off their campuses by the hundreds Thursday to join a boisterous and at times angry [...]

To Fight A Pipeline, Live In A Tree

By Christine Grillo, Citylab.com -

For almost five months, Phillip Flagg has been living in a chestnut oak tree 50 feet above the ground. His home is a four-by-eight sheet of plywood, a little larger than a typical dining room [...]

More Than 80 People Arrested During Stephon Clark Protest In Sacramento

By Dominique Mosbergen, Huffpost.com -

A reporter and several clergy members were among those detained. More than 80 people were arrested in Sacramento, California, on Monday during a protest over Stephon Clark’s death. A reporter on [...]

Burnt Tires & Clashes With Police As Pro-Independence Protests Grip Catalonia

By Staff, Rt.com -

Pro-independence activists in Catalonia are venting their anger at Madrid’s trial of the region’s provincial leaders. Baton-wielding police scuffled with some of the demonstrators as people also [...]

Nationwide Rallies Denounce #FakeTrumpEmergency And President’s Anti-Immigrant Agenda

By Andrea Germanos, Commondreams.org -

The ACLU was swift in its announcement of intent to sue, doing so on Friday. "Let's get something straight upfront," wrote the organization's deputy legal director, Cecillia Wang. "There is no [...]

Act 14: The Yellow Vests Protests Persist

By Staff, France24.com -

Thousands of "yellow vest" protesters marched across France Saturday, three months since the movement began and in a week that has seen growing international concern at police treatment of the [...]

On Valentine’s Day, The Fight To Stop The Williams Pipeline Hits The Heart Of NYC

By Staff, Erikmcgregor.com -

New York, NY – A clear message to Governor Andrew Cuomo struck the heart of Times Square this Valentine’s Day. A building-side message was displayed on February 14, 2019 calling the Governor to [...]