6 Creative Ways To Make Your Point At The Conventions

By Nadine Bloch, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

By Nadine Bloch for Waging Nonviolence - Here we go again. The Republican Convention officially opened this week in Cleveland, Ohio, with the Democratic Convention nipping at its heels next week. [...]

Why The Small Protest Turnout For The Cleveland RNC?

By Alice Speri, www.theintercept.com -

By Alice Speri for The Intercept - ORGANIZERS FOR THE Stand Together Against Trump rally in Cleveland had planned for 5,000 participants. The march, a peaceful demonstration that “America’s [...]

Protester Manages To Disrupt Donald Trump’s RNC Speech (VIDEO)

By Nick Wing, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Nick Wing for The Huffington Post - It just wouldn't be a Donald Trump speech without a protester interrupting the real estate mogul and being escorted out by security. A protester, identified [...]

Immigrants Are Building Trump A Wall — But Not The One He Wants

By Kira Lerner & Alice Ollstein, www.thinkprogress.org -

By Kira Lerner & Alice Ollstein for Think Progress - CLEVELAND, OHIO — Hundreds of immigrant activists and their supporters from as near as Cleveland and as far as Arizona marched on the [...]

100 Sheroes Just Posed Nude At The Republican National Convention

By Priscilla Frank, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Priscilla Frank for The Huffington Post - On July 17, 2016, in the midst of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, 100 women joined forces and got naked. The mass undressing [...]

Why Cleveland’s Black Lives Matter Chapter Is Sitting Out RNC Protests

By Terrell Jermaine Starr, www.fusion.net -

By Terrell Jermaine Starr for Fusion - CLEVELAND—Thousands of activists will be in downtown Cleveland protesting the Republican National Convention this week, but one group you won’t see is Black [...]

‘We Can Stand Together’: Protesters Prep For Cleveland As RNC Nears

By Nadia Prupis, www.commondreams.org -

By Nadia Prupis for Common Dreams - Cleveland, Ohio is preparing for what many expect to be a volatile Republican National Convention (RNC) on Monday, as protesters and supporters converge on the [...]

The RNC Will Be A First Amendment Disaster

By Tabatha Abu El-Haj, www.slate.com -

By Tabatha Abu El-Haj for Slate - In lead-up to the Republican National Convention, Cleveland has been getting hit from every side. Civil rights activists have spotlighted the fact that the [...]