The Police Are Bad For Your Health

By Mike Pappas, Left Voice. -

I was recently starting an overnight hospital shift, when I received a text from a medical colleague working in a hospital in New York:  “The NYPD are here harassing a gunshot wound victim who is [...]

Chilean Military Learns Brutal Tactics From Israel

By Benjamin Zinevich, Independent. -

Chile - What started as a student act of civil disobedience against Santiago’s rising metro fares has now expanded outside the Chilean capital. In a sudden uprising against austerity and [...]

City Council Approves $500,000 For Cure Violence Program

By Taheshah Moise, WFMY News 2. -

Greensboro, N.C. — City Council approved $500,000 Tuesday to help reduce violence in certain parts of Greensboro. The money will fund the program called "Cure Violence" that treats violent crime [...]

Trump Ordered By Judge To Testify In NY Protest Case

By Tal Axelrod, The Hill. -

A New York judge Friday ordered President Trump to answer questions in a civil suit involving a 2015 incident between protesters and his security guards. State Supreme Court Justice Doris [...]

Opposition Sets Democracy On Fire In Bolivia

By Hugo Moldiz Mercado, Resumen English. -

The fragmented and heterogeneous right-wing opposition bloc in Bolivia has found in its increasingly sharp and violent attack on democracy and the institutions of the Plurinational State its [...]

Great March Of Return: More Than 50 Protesters Injured By Israeli Forces In Gaza

By Palestinian News Network. -

Gaza - IOF have attacked anti-occupation protests taking place near the fence between the besieged Gaza Strip and the occupied territories, leaving more than 50 Palestinians injured. The Gazan [...]

FARC-EP Commanders Resume Armed Struggle Against Colombian Government

By Cuba Debate, Resumen English. -

In response to the “betrayal of the “Peace Accords” by the Colombian state signed in Havana in 2016, a group of commanders of the insurgent Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People’s Army [...]

New Documentary: Gaza Fights For Freedom

By Miko Peled, Mintpress News. -

In her new documentary film, Gaza Fights for Freedom, journalist Abby Martin places the Gaza Strip under a microscope for the viewers to see. The result is an excellent movie that is difficult to [...]

The Red Summer Of 1919, Explained

By Ursula Wolfe-Rocca, Black Agenda Report. -

Some of America’s most notorious racist riots happened 100 years ago this summer. Confronting a national epidemic of white mob violence, 1919 was a time when black people in the United States [...]

Protests In Honduras Intensify As President Implicated In Drug Trafficking

By Greg Wilpert, Real News. -

The protests against Honduras’s President, Juan Orlando Hernandez, which have been going on for several months now, are showing no signs of letting up. If anything, they have been intensifying [...]

Massacres At Home And Abroad

By John Marciano, Counterpunch.org -

On August 5, former President Obama released a powerful statement in response to the latest gun massacres in Gilroy, El Paso, and Dayton that left scores dead and wounded—including children who [...]

Detroit Residents Organize Community With 12th Annual Rally To Silence The Violence

By Amani Sawari, Sawarimi.org -

Michigan residents have been coming together as apart of the Silence the Violence Rally for nearly over a decade. Silence the Violence continues to be an opportunity for people to show their [...]

Pro-Coup, Pro-U.S. Military Intervention Pan-Americans Surround Venezuelan Embassy, Commit Acts Of Abuse And Assault

By the Embassy Protection Collective. -

Washington, DC -  On April 10, the day after the Organization of American States (OAS) changed its rules in order to recognize coup-leader Juan Guaido as president of Venezuela, local activists [...]

The Burning Of Highlander Center: A Fascist-like Attack

By W.T. Whitney, Counterpunch.org -

The deadly racist spree in Charlottesville in 2017 and the killing of 11 congregants at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburg in 2018 were fire bells in the night. Another rang out in New [...]

Guns And Liberty

By Chris Hedges, Truthdig.com -

The proliferation of guns in American society is not only profitable for gun manufacturers, it fools the disempowered into fetishizing weapons as a guarantor of political agency. Guns buttress [...]