Viral Video Illustrates What’s Wrong With Policing In America

By Aaron Rupar, www.thinkprogress.org -

By Aaron Rupar for Think Progress - Last Wednesday, a black man was walking down a street in suburban Edina, Minnesota, when a plain clothes officer grabbed him and refused to let go. The [...]

What Police Videos Teach Us About Wars

By David Swanson, www.worldbeyondwar.org -

By David Swanson for World Beyond War - Before people had an easy way to see video footage of police murders, headlines crediting the police with just and noble actions couldn’t be effectively [...]

ACLU Condemns Arrests Of Organizer And State Representative

By American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin, www.urbanmilwaukee.com -

By American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin. “The Milwaukee Police Department has once again demonstrated its preference for occupation, excessive force and belligerence over genuine [...]

Jurors Ask About Jury Nullification

By Patrick Browne, www.pressfirtruth.ca -

By Patrick Browne for Press for Truth. Twenty-eight year old James Cleaveland was charged with resisting arrest and disorderly conduct back in 2014, after a state trooper had instructed him to [...]

New App For Police Encounters By The ACLU

By the ACLU of Maryland, www.aclu-md.org -

By the ACLU of Maryland. Denial is over. Videos of police encounters are changing perceptions about biased policing and police brutality and sparking reform of police practices. That's why the [...]

Man Who Recorded Freddie Gray Video Arrested

By Carlos Millerin, www.photographyisnotacrime.com -

The man who recorded one of two videos showing Baltimore cops dragging a screaming Freddie Gray into the back of a police van was arrested Thursday night, two days after voicing concerns that [...]

VIDEO: 310,000 Storm NYC For Climate March

By Dennis Trainer Jr, www.PopularResistance.org -

The People's Climate March had at least 310,000 people attending. The following is an Acronym TV dispatch by Dennis Trainer featuring interviews with Immortal Technique (Hip Hop legend), Kshama [...]

Preserve The Evidence: Activists Guide To Video Archiving

By Staff, www.http://archiveguide.witness.org/ -

As we have seen recently with the police abuse cases across the country and as we saw during the occupy encampments, citizens video is critical not just to creating our own media but for [...]

Greenpeace Movie Pulled from YouTube

By Jon Queally, www.commondreams.org -

After initially having Greenpeace's super viral “Lego Movie” parody pulled from YouTube, Warner Bros. has withdrawn its complaint and the clip has been put back up on the video site. [...]

In Iraq, U.S. Is The Problem…

By Dennis Trainor Jr, www.PopularResistance.org -

The oil rich country of Iraq is facing a possible collapse. Again. Sunni militants, largely shut out of the new government installed by the U.S. after our illegally invasion and occupation [...]

Does U.S. Have A Moral Obligation To Iraqis?

By Dennis Trainor Jr, www.PopularResistance.org -

Lila Garrett with Dennis Trainor, Jr in part one of Acronym TV this week. ~Topics Discussed ~ ISIS in Iraq, Barack Obama as a War President, The U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, [...]

NEW VIDEO: Justice For Aboriginals – It’s Time

By Staff, www.indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com -

Why don’t you people just get over it? Well, umm…. Hello? That’s the gist of this video put together by Canada’s largest labor union, the Public Service Alliance of Canada, which celebrated [...]

CODE PINK Mocks Egyptian Dictator Sisi Outside Of US Chamber Of Commerce

By Kevin Zeese, www.PopularResistance -

The Egyptian military government is one that US corporations should not do business with: “No more business as usual.” That was the message of a CODE PINK protest inside and outside of the US [...]

Mobilizing For The Common: Some Lessons From Italy

By Jerome Roos, www.roarmag.org -

Saturday’s protest in Rome was the latest in a series of actions around a common project. What can organizers elsewhere learn from Italy’s movements? "The Italian movements may provide us with [...]

New Initiative Launches To Decentralize The Internet, Empower People

By Staff, www.dcentproject.eu -

D-CENT is a Europe-wide project creating privacy-aware tools and applications for direct democracy and economic empowerment. Together with the citizens and developers, we are creating a [...]