Major Victory In Denver

By National Committee for Justice in Denver, Liberation News. -

Denver, Colorado.  On March 25, 2021, after over nine hours of testimony at a preliminary hearing, Adams County Court Judge Leroy Kirby dismissed the First Degree Attempted Kidnapping charge [...]

Journalist Acquitted: Covering Protests Against Racism Is Not A Crime

By Patricia Gorky, Liberation News. -

After a three day trial an Iowa jury has found Des Moines Register reporter Andrea Sahouri not guilty on misdemeanor charges stemming from her coverage of a June 2020 demonstration against racist [...]

Killings By Police Declined After Black Lives Matter Protests

By Jim Daley, Scientific American. -

Since Black Lives Matter protests gained national prominence following the 2014 police killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., the movement has spread to hundreds of cities and towns across [...]

Officials Create ‘Fictional Gang’ To Punish Phoenix Protesters

By David Biscobing, ABC15. -

Amy Kaper promises she is not a gang member. The 29-year-old graduate student does not run drugs, traffic guns, or work in any organized crime ring. But, she did protest police violence [...]

Black Lives Matter Protestors Charged As A Gang

By Meg O'Connor, The Appeal. -

Maricopa County, AZ - In Washington, D.C., members of a pro-Trump mob that stormed the Capitol and killed a police officer are so far being charged mainly with disorderly conduct and unlawful [...]

Killer Cops: Police Killed Over 1,000 Americans In 2020

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

American law enforcement officers have killed well over 1,000 people in 2020. Between January 1 and December 15 of this year, the Mapping Police Violence project has recorded 1,066 people [...]

Politicians Failed Us In 2020

By Mike Ludwig, Truthout. -

Even as 2020 took turns for the worst, the seeds of justice and liberation extended their roots. For decades to come, 2020 will be remembered for the failures of politicians and capitalism. In [...]

Neighbors Explain What Protests Against Systemic Racism Mean To Them

By Dee Dwyer, DCist. -

Demonstrators took to the D.C. streets in late May, protesting police brutality and the systemic racism Black people face. It was part of a larger movement inspired by the police killing of [...]

Over 100 Rebellions In Jails And Prisons Over COVID19 Conditions

By Ella Fassler, Truthout. -

U.S jails and prisons, already death traps, have been completely ravaged by COVID-19. Crowded quarters, a lack of PPE, inadequate medical care, an aging population, and unsanitary conditions have [...]

Dozens File Federal Suit Alleging Chicago Police Abuse This Year

By Jeremy Gorner, Chicago Tribune. -

“The (Chicago Police Department) and other city agencies responded to these demonstrations with brutal, violent, and unconstitutional tactics that are clearly intended to injure, silence and [...]

Say No To The New COINTELPRO!

By It's Going Down. -

Rockford, IL - The struggle for black liberation has intensified since the anti-police uprising that began in Minneapolis in May. The rebellion spread like wild fire across the so-called United [...]

How To Identify Visible (And Invisible) Surveillance At Protests

By Matthew Guariglia, EFF. -

The full weight of U.S. policing has descended upon protesters across the country as people take to the streets to denounce the police killings of Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, and countless [...]

Post-Election Protests In US Cities Met With Mass Arrests

By Jacob Crosse, WSWS. -

Protests demanding that every outstanding vote in the presidential election be counted have sprung up in major US cities, including New York City, Portland, Chicago, Denver, Minneapolis and [...]

Racism, Repression, And Fightback In The USA

By the Alliance for Global Justice. -

A re-surged movement against police brutality, white supremacy, and state violence — come to be known as the largest sustained mobilization in modern history in the United States — continues to [...]

Protesters Demand Elections Remain Untampered Across United States

By Jenn Schreiter, Unicorn Riot. -

“Don’t let Trump steal the election!” warned graphics shared on social media inviting protesters to a National Day of Protest for a People’s Mandate in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The mandate sought [...]