Empire Files: Deadliest Country For Unions And Social Leaders

By Abby Martin, TelesurTV -

In 2017, murders of social leaders, union organizers and indigenous activists in Colombia hit a new high since the historic peace agreement. Empire Files' Abby Martin goes to Colombia to document [...]

Paramilitary Attack On Colombian Peace Community

By the Peace Community of San Jose de Apartado, columbiasupport.net -

December 29, 2017, four paramilitary persons entered the Peace Community of San Jose de Apartado in San Josecito for the purpose of murdering the Peace Community’s legal representative, German [...]

Whitewashing: The Media’s Two Narratives On Terrorism

By Ramzy Baroud, intrepidreport.com -

Within hours after Akayed Ullah, a Bangladeshi immigrant, allegedly detonated a pipe bomb in New York City on December 11, severely injuring himself and wounding four others, a most comprehensive [...]

Women Worldwide Take To The Streets Against Violence

By Staff, www.telesurtv.net -

By Telesur. Women, as well as allies, gathered worldwide to commemorate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women by holding demonstrations, rallies and protests. The [...]

Peacekeeping Is No Job For Ordinary Soldiers

By Rick Salutin, www.rabble.ca -

By Rick Salutin in Rabble. Peacekeeping always seems like a good idea at the time, then it tends to go awry. It did right from the start when Canada's Lester B. Pearson proposed a UN force to [...]

Fetishizing Violence: Mass Shootings To Violent Uprisings

By Eleanor Goldfield, www.occupy.com -

By Eleanor Goldfield for Occupy.com. This week on Act Out! you may not want to politicize mass shootings but they – like everything else in this life – is already political. Adding on to last [...]

Malcolm’s Chickens Have Roosted In Shootings Across United States

By Danny Haiphong, www.blackagendareport.com -

By Danny Haiphong for Black Agenda Report - Mass casualty, civilian-led shootings are a uniquely US phenomenon. The most recent headline shooting in Las Vegas took over fifty lives and injured [...]

Organizers Of White Nationalist Rally In Charlottesville Sued

By Reuters and Integrity First for America, www.popularresistance.org -

By Scott Malone and Lisa Shumaker for Reuters and by Brett Eadkins for Integrity First for America. Two people who say they were injured in a far-right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia sued the [...]

America Not Immune From Chaos

By Ann Wright, www.consortiumnews.com -

By Ann Wright for Consortium News - “Exceptional” America views itself as largely immune from devastating storms and the violence that infect much of the world, but recent weeks show that there [...]

DATA RELEASE: “Unite The Right” Planning Chats Demonstrate Violent Intent

By Staff, www.unicornriot.ninja -

By Staff of Unicorn Riot - Charlottesville, VA – As white supremacist groups continue to hold “free speech” events in the wake of the deadly hit-and-run attack in Charlottesville, many elements [...]

Is Violence The Way To Fight Racism?

By Peter Singer, www.projectsyndicate.org -

By Peter Singer for Project Syndicate. PRINCETON, NJ – Should rallies by neo-Nazis and white supremacists be met with violence? That question was raised by the tragic events in [...]

Author Of Antifa Handbook Defends Antifascist Violence

By Ana Radelat, www.ctmirror.org -

By Ana Radelat for The CT Mirror - Washington – The death of Heather Heyer and the wounding of 19 others by a neo-Nazi at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., has become a [...]

Newsletter: The Movement Must Respond To Racial Violence

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

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers. We had planned to focus on climate change this week given the contradiction between not just the science of climate change but our lived-reality of it getting [...]

One Dead After Car Plows Into Anti-Racist March

By John Zangas, www.dcmediagroup.us -

By John Zangas for DC Media Group. Charlottesville, VA - Anti-fascist and anti-racist counter-protestors confronted a planned white nationalist gathering in downtown Charlottesville on Saturday. [...]

One Mexican Town Revolts Against Violence And Corruption

By Patrick J. McDonnell, www.latimes.com -

By Patrick J. McDonnell for Los Angeles TImes - Checkpoints staffed by men with assault rifles, camouflage and body armor greet visitors at the three major entrances to this town. The guards are [...]