How We’re Paying To Trample Our Rights + A Bright Future For Hemp

By Eleanor Goldfield, -

Dissent – protest, direct action, civil disobedience – these are the manifestations of our power. And they are the only things that the ruling elite truly fear. Which is why we're seeing a wave [...]

Domestic Workers In Seattle Win Most Comprehensive Bill Of Rights In The US

By Sheila Bapat, -

On July 27, Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan signed into law the city’s domestic workers’ bill of rights. The ordinance, which passed the Seattle City Council unanimously on Monday, establishes [...]

Ten Myths About #NoJusticeNoPride

By Siobhán McGuirk, -

By Siobhán McGuirk for Rewire - No Justice No Pride members have elevated an urgent, national conversation. And we’re not sorry. This month, the social justice group No Justice No Pride (NJNP) [...]

Police Shootings Show Black People Still Aren’t Granted Full Citizenship Rights

By Rebekah Barber, -

By Rebekah Barber for Facing South - Last week, in a powerful moment during the nonviolent protests in Charlotte, North Carolina, following the Sept. 20 shooting of Keith Lamont Scott by a police [...]

Edward Snowden Weighs In On CISA: “It’s A Surveillance Bill.”

By Staff, -

By Staff of Fight For The Future - WASHINGTON - Last night, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden joined Fight for the Future’s Q&A session on reddit to weigh in on the Cybersecurity Information [...]

Court Ruling May Allow Litigation Over Mass Round-Ups After 9-11

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By Center For Constitutional Rights - Today, in a case brought by the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) thirteen years ago, in April 2002, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals reinstated [...]