Minnesota’s First MMIW Office To Open

By Kalle Benallie, Indian Country Today . -

As a survivor, child witness and mom of an 8-year-old daughter, the work of missing and murdered Indigenous women is extremely personal to Minnesota Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan. “[I] don’t want [...]

Lawmakers Are ‘Horrified’ And Calling For Action On Prison Abuse

Lawmakers and advocates are calling for outside oversight of the Illinois Department of Corrections after a WBEZ investigation revealed a pattern of alleged beatings by guards in an area of [...]

Creating A Safe Haven for Black Trans Youth In Baltimore

By Lawrence Burney, Okay Player. -

In late May, a crowd descended on Central Baltimore’s 6,000 square foot Ynot Lot for a day of free food and entertainment. Local artists like the contagiously candid Lor Choc, the sharp-rapping [...]

Driver Plows Into Protesters In Uptown Minneapolis

By Matt Sepic, Tim Nelson, and Jon Collins , MPR News. -

One person was killed and three injured Sunday night after the driver of an SUV drove into a crowd of protesters in the Uptown area of Minneapolis, near the site where Winston Smith was shot by [...]

‘Today We Are Nazis,’ Says Member Of Israeli Jewish Extremist Group

By Ali Abunimah and Tamara Nassar, The Electronic Intifada. -

Voice messages, texts and other communications indicate they coordinated attacks in cities where Palestinians live in close proximity to Jews – including Haifa, Bat Yam and Tiberias in the north, [...]

Palestinians Have A Right To Defend Themselves

By Asa Winstanley, Middle East Monitor. -

The scenes we've been witnessing on our screens coming out of occupied Palestine this week are unprecedented. What has been happening is a unified national uprising of the entire Palestinian [...]

Israel’s Pogroms In Jerusalem Could Spark The Destruction Of al-Aqsa

By Miko Peled, Mintpress News. -

As the holy month of Ramadan comes to a close, it is becoming clear that the violence against Palestinians in Jerusalem has been ramped up in a coordinated effort by the Israeli government, the [...]

Israel Is Killing Women And Children In Gaza

By Maureen Clare Murphy, Electronic Intifada. -

Women and children account for nearly half of the more than 120 Palestinians killed in Gaza since Monday, according to Al-Mezan, a human rights group in the territory. This contradicts [...]

Colombians Continue To Resist As National Strike Completes 15 Days

By Peoples Dispatch. -

Since April 28, hundreds of thousands of Colombians have been organizing and mobilizing across the country as a part of the national strike against the far-right government of President Ivan [...]

Global Resistance: End The Nakba Now!

By Progressive International. -

Palestine is under siege. Since Monday, Israeli airstrikes have hammered Gaza without relief, decimating homes, workplaces and media offices. As of Thursday, Israel had killed over 109 [...]

Israel’s Violence Shows Why Now Is The Time For BDS

By Hamza Ali Shah, Tribune Magazine. -

On the day that Israel was carrying out its remorseless pummelling of the Gaza Strip, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was using his Queen’s Speech to announce a series of laws for the next [...]

Over 215 Injuries Among Palestinian Worshipers At Al-Aqsa Mosque

By Quds News Network. -

Occupied Jerusalem - The Red Crescent said that the number of injuries among Palestinian worshipers at Al-Aqsa Mosque has increased to reach more than 215, including 135 cases that were [...]

Navajo Nation: Missing And Murdered Indigenous Peoples Awareness Day

By Native News Online. -

Window Rock, AZ - Honoring and remembering missing and murdered Indigenous persons on the Navajo Nation, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer signed a proclamation [...]

Advocates Welcome DOJ Hate Crimes Charges In Ahmaud Arbery Killing

By Brett Wilkins, Commondreams. -

Racial justice advocates welcomed Wednesday's announcement by the U.S. Department of Justice that three men imprisoned in Georgia on murder and other charges in connection with the death of [...]