#COINTELPRO: Disrupting Resistance Movements In The Digital Age

By Tasha Moro, www.nlg.org -

By Tasha Moro for the National Lawyers Guild. Trials began last week in the historic prosecution of nearly 200 “J20” defendants indiscriminately arrested en masse during protests against Trump’s [...]

Newsletter: Dissent Under Attack By Government & Corporations

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.popularresistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers. It is often hard to tell how close popular movements are to success or whether they are even a threat to the status quo power structure. Despite vigorous [...]

Trump Cracks Down On Trade And Travel To Cuba

By Medea Benjamin, www.popularresistance.org -

By Medea Benjamin. On Wednesday, November 8, just as President Trump was clinching new business deals with the repressive Communist government of China, the Trump administration announced its new [...]

Trump Climate Genocide Day Of Action

By Staff, www.trumpclimategenocide.org -

By Trump Climate Genocide. On November 8th last year Donald Trump was elected President of the USA. He was elected on a program to expand the use of fossil fuels, especially coal, and to [...]

Head Of Anti-Palestinian Group Is Now Top Civil Rights Enforcer

By Nora Barrows-Friedman, www.electronicintifada.net -

By Nora Barrows-Friedman for Electronic Intifada. Washington, DC - In a troubling move for students and Palestine rights activists, the Trump administration has tapped Kenneth Marcus as the top [...]

#NoMuslimBanEver: Taking It To The Streets

By Center for Constitutional Rights, www.popularresistance.org -

By the Center for Constitutional Rights. Washington, DC - This past Wednesday, October 18, over 3,000 people from all over the country convened in Washington, DC, for the national [...]

The Political Economy Of Obama/Trump

By Richard D. Wolff, www.counterpunch.org -

By Richard D. Wolff for Counter Punch. US capitalism is again careening down blind alleys. Earlier it had crashed into the Great Depression from 1929 to 1933 before lurching into the New Deal. [...]

Here’s What Would Happen If US Nuked North Korea

By Greg Fish, www.rantt.com -

By Greg Fish for Rantt. When you have a hammer, everything looks like a nail. Maybe this is why so many Americans wonder why they can’t just nuke a country posing a risk to their security. With [...]

March For Racial Justice: Thousands Rally In DC

By John Zangas and Anne Meador, www.dcmediagroup.us -

By John Zangas and Anne Meador for DC Media Group. Washington, DC - Tens of thousands marched for racial justice on Saturday, calling for racial equality, an end to police violence and white [...]

Government By Goldman

By Gary Rivlin and Michael Hudson, www.theintercept.com -

By Gary Rivlin and Michael Hudson for The Intercept. Steve Bannon was in the room the day Donald Trump first fell for Gary Cohn. So were Reince Priebus, Jared Kushner, and Trump’s pick for [...]

Veterans Send Letter Calling For Peace Negotiations

By Staff, www.veteransforpeace.org -

By Veterans for Peace. Dear President Trump and Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un, You have both made your point.The world has seen that neither of you will back down before the threats of the other. [...]

Newsletter – No #NAFTA2, Yes To Trade For People & Planet

By Daniel Cooper Bermudez. The Trump administration is renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with Canada and Mexico in secret, just as President Obama did with the TPP. [...]

Renegotiating NAFTA Is Putting Lipstick On A Pig

By Robert E. Scott, www.epi.org -

By Robert E. Scott for Economic Policy Institute. The first round of the Trump administration’s NAFTA renegotiations began in Washington wrapped up on Saturday. The negotiators will meet again in [...]

US Vastly Escalates Economic War On Venezuela

By Staff, www.telesurtv.net -

By Telesur. Venezuela - President Nicolas Maduro says the new financial sanctions imposed by the U.S. president on Venezuela are illegal, and the first to suffer will be U.S. investors. He [...]

Immigration Crackdown Traumatizing A Generation Of Children

By Mark Keierleber, www.theguardian.com -

By Mark Keierleber for The Guardian. Gathered around a camera in their family’s kitchen, the four Duarte children pleaded for help. When their undocumented parents were picked up by border patrol [...]