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1.  McCarthy-Era Law Aimed At Pro-Choice Protesters  

2022-05-12


The Daily Poster
View In: Activism
Conservatives and corporate media pundits want to use a Red Scare statute to arrest people demonstrating against the GOP’s looming anti-abortion victory.

2.  Sentenced for Coal Blockade, Climate Activists Vow to 'Continue to Do What Must Be Done'  

2022-05-16


Common Dreams - Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
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“The judge seemed more concerned that these non-violent activists disrupted profits than the fact that the continued use of coal is causing irreparable harm to the planet,” said one supporter.

3.  Peace And Environmental Activists Protested Major DOD Fuel Depot  

2022-04-26


Popular Resistance
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Manchester, Washington - Activists with Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action, 350 West Sound Climate Action, Earth Care Not Warfare and other peace and environmental groups met at noon at Manchester State Park.  From there, they walked to the Manchester fuel depot, the Department of Defense’s larges...

4.  Side gigs and selling plasma: Undergraduate and graduate workers have had enough  

2022-04-21


The Real News Network
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Higher ed is in the midst of its own increasingly militant labor movement. We talk with graduate and undergraduate workers on strike at Kenyon College and Indiana University.

5.  Youth Are Challenging the US War Machine as Tensions Escalate With Russia  

2022-02-25


Truth Out
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“Making things better is not what the war machine is for,” says Kelly Hayes.

6.  Jamaal Bowman Arrested Alongside Other Voting Rights Protesters  

2022-01-20


Common Dreams - Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
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“In the tradition of the late Rep. John Lewis, Jamaal got himself into some good trouble.”

7.  The Age of Discontent: What Drives the Rising Wave of World Protests?  

2021-12-26


Common Dreams - Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
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New research shows that global protests are rising and have much in common—asking for no more than established human rights.

8.  MN Tapped Ohio, Nebraska Cops During Chauvin Trial, Daunte Wright Protests  

2021-12-25


UNICORN RIOT
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Minneapolis, MN – During April 2021, Minnesota authorities flooded the Twin Cities metro area with riot police and National Guard soldiers. This was part of a multi-agency task force called Operation Safety Net that coordinated crackdowns during protests after the police killing of Daunte Wright… Th...

9.  Why Activists Need Art To Create Social Change  

2021-12-21


Popular Resistance
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“The Art of Activism: Your All-Purpose Guide to Making the Impossible Possible” by Stephen Duncombe and Steve Lambert compiles knowledge the authors have gleaned from training hundreds of activists and artists around the world over the last 12 years. Their main message? Because today’s political terrai...