It appears that a lot of people are protesting on the day after the inauguration. If you are protesting, these guidelines might prove useful. Source: Isabella Sinclaire on Twitter: “If you are … Continue reading If you are marching this weekend, here is some good info to know.
Then, on Monday, news broke that Republicans in the House had decided to effectively eliminate a nonpartisan investigative body called the Office of Congressional Ethics. On Tuesday, news broke that said Republicans … Continue reading Reps say phone calls prompted ethics reversal.
“Fear, intimidation and vandalism are not a legitimate form of political expression,” said state Sen. Doug Ericksen. Obviously aimed at protests like the recent North Dakota Pipeline. This proposed law is a … Continue reading Washington Republican proposes charging protestors with ‘economic terrorism’
It is not a final victory, and there is much to fear from pipeline investor Donald Trump, but much will come of this gathering and its vision, tactics and power Nor sure … Continue reading The light from Standing Rock: beautiful struggle shows the power of protest
Opponents of the Dakota Access pipeline described in detail the severe injuries they sustained during a November 20 clash with police. One of the protesters may actually lose her arm. Source: Standing … Continue reading Standing Rock Demonstrators File Class-Action Lawsuit Over Police Violence
A Brazilian Army intelligence officer reportedly used Tinder to infiltrate and effect the arrests of nearly two dozen activists in São Paulo, according to Motherboard. Army Captain Willian Pina Botelho is said … Continue reading How Police Used Tinder to Spy on Brazilian Activists | The Daily Dot
“In future, people’s confidence in ‘one country, two systems’ will worsen,” To said. Yeah, I think this is a theme pretty much everywhere. Source: China moves to bar independence activists as … Continue reading China moves to bar independence activists as crisis escalates
“Obama says ‘we are going to let it play itself out’. Bernie has been there, Jill Stein has been there – these are the people who are going to make the … Continue reading Mainstream Politicians ignore DAPL Protests
Scotland Yard has imposed stringent restrictions on protesters gathering in Westminster on Saturday for the Million Mask March, after clashes with police, incidents of criminal damage and attempts to invade official buildings … Continue reading Million Mask March: police to curb protests amid fears of violence
“We cannot ask someone on the street to come along, or talk freely to foreign journalists, but on Facebook we are open, even though we know the authorities are watching us there … Continue reading Moroccan activists plan protests to coincide with UN climate summit | World news
The Dakota Access Pipeline is a nearly 1,200 mile long pipe that would transport 470,000 barrels of crude oil daily from a hydro frack site in North Dakota, through South Dakota and … Continue reading The Dakota Access Pipeline
State authorities keep arresting native peoples who oppose the intrusion on their sacred land. But their message of defiance must be heard, for all our sakes These indigenous leaders are just a … Continue reading We must listen to the Dakota Access pipeline protesters, not punish them | Mark Ruffalo