#WaveOfAction

By Lorenzo | Updates about Occupy 2.0

Hundreds of Activists Occupy the Capitol to Stop Trumpcare

Hundreds of activists from around the country descended on Capitol Hill Wednesday to fight against the GOP's latest assault on health care and the …

Health Care

Remembering the Great Essayist and Activist Clancy Sigal

Click here for reuse options! The best way to celebrate his life is to read his books and to organize resistance to Trump.Writer Clancy Sigal died …

Literature

The Activist Movement to Finish Off Trump's Attack on Our Health Care System Is Making Waves Across the U.S.

Senate Republicans' continued war on Obamacare faces heated opposition on Capitol Hill—particularly from protesters who returned Monday for a mass …

Health Care

Mass Arrests of Protesters: Outrageous in Russia, Barely Worth Mentioning in U.S.

Major media’s relative lack of interest in the mass arrests by Metro DC police on Inauguration Day is a fact noted by activists and journalists since …

Inauguration Day

Editorial: What Can We Really Do About Trump? And What Is Trump Doing to Us?

Many of us currently feel like we’re in an unfamiliar and disorienting situation. We’ve never imagined, much less experienced, anything remotely like …

Donald Trump

Hotel Refuses Refund for Woman's Canceled Wedding—So She Invites Homeless to Fantastic Dinner

An Indiana bride-to-be, who cancelled her wedding reception at a pricey hotel, is not going to let all of the food and cake go to waste. Instead, she …

Weddings

Naomi Klein Is Really Worried About What Trump and His People Would Do if They Had a Major Shock to Exploit

Click here for reuse options! The award-winning journalist discusses the future of resistance and her new book.Since Donald Trump's election last …

Jeremy Corbyn

‘G20 protest wave’: 1,000s rally in Hamburg ahead of summit (VIDEO, PHOTO)

Thousands of people have taken to the streets of the city of Hamburg, Germany to express discontent with the world powers that will be attending the …

Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions: Reasons to Support BDS

<i>The following essay by Ariella Azoulay is an excerpt from the new book</i> Assuming Boycott: Resistance, Agency, and Cultural Production, <i>edited by Kareem</i> …

Palestine

From the Pentagon Papers to Trump: Here’s how the government gained the upper hand against leakers

In October 1969, a national security official named Daniel Ellsberg began secretly photocopying 7,000 classified Vietnam War documents. He had become …

National Security Agency (NSA)

The ACLU Is Suing D.C. Police for Their Brazen Mistreatment of Inauguration Protesters

A group of protesters facing trumped-up federal charges for protesting at Donald Trump’s inauguration are now seeing an extension of support from the …

Policing

Bernie Sanders All but Calls Republicans Cowards in Devastating Speech on Senate Floor

Click here for reuse options! "I say to the Republican leadership, what are you afraid of?"Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) has had it with Republican …

Bernie Sanders

'We Do Not Live in a Dictatorship': Wyoming Mayor Removes Portraits of Trump and Pence From Town Hall

Jackson Mayor Pete Muldoon compared a requirement to display the pictures to Stalinism.A Wyoming mayor is incurring the wrath of some of his …

Donald Trump

Entire Cities Are Cutting Ties With Wells Fargo for Its Support of the Dakota Pipeline

Conservatives have long had a monopoly on the love of states' rights and local government, but in Trump's America, it's the left that has seized the …

Wells Fargo

The NBA Champion Golden State Warriors Unanimously Decide to Skip Their White House Visit

For decades, the champions of America's major sports leagues have celebrated their victory with a visit to the White House. Or at least that was …

Drug War Outrage: Students Sue After Entire High School Illegally Groped and Molested by Cops

Police groped students' genitals and publicly humiliated them in an illegal and fruitless drug raid of an entire high school. Now the other shoe …

Crime

March for Truth Organizers Have a Simple Demand: Investigate Trump

While investigations into Donald Trump's Russia ties have intensified since the appointment of Robert Mueller as special counsel, many activists are …

Donald Trump

In an Unprecedented Court Escalation, Trump Protesters Could Be Facing Decades in Prison for Inauguration Demonstrations

Nearly six months after Donald Trump was sworn into office, more than 200 protesters who gathered in Washington, D.C. to protest his inauguration are …

Injustice

These titans of industry just broke with Trump’s decision to exit the Paris accords

Thirty states and scores of companies said Thursday that they would press ahead with their climate policies and pursue lower greenhouse gas emissions, breaking sharply with President Trump’s decision to exit the historic Paris climate accord.<p>In a pointed rebuttal to Trump’s announcement in the Rose …

Climate

REVEALED: Counterterrorism contractor compared Standing Rock protesters to jihadists and infiltrated camps

According to documents acquired and released by <i>The Intercept</i>, a security firm that contracts with the military gathered information on anti-Dakota …

Huge Increase in Anti-Trump Protest: 5 Signs Resistance Is Growing Stronger

As co-director of the Crowd Counting Consortium, Erica Chenoweth has been collecting political crowd data since the Women's March in January. She …

March for Science

California Grid Smashes Record, Gets 67% of Energy From Renewables

California Leading The Way<p>On May 13, 2017, California smashed through another renewable energy milestone as its largest grid, controlled by the …

A New Protest Movement Is Rising from the Ashes of Standing Rock, and It's Targeting Big Banks

Operations at more than a dozen JPMorgan Chase bank branches were disrupted by climate activists in Seattle on Monday in response to their role in …

Liberal POV

Will This Be the Biggest May Day Ever in the U.S.?

May Day, falling on the weekend of Donald Trump's destructive first 100 days, makes for much symbolism in the struggle for justice and the soul of …

Why Flip Burgers When You Can Sling Weed? Denver's Pot Boom Puts the Hurt on Local Restaurant Hiring

Denver's pot boom is turning into kind of a bummer for restauranteurs as they find their workforce skedaddling toward greener pastures in the legal …

Diverse Protest Groups Unite As 'The Majority,' Aiming for Large-Scale Demonstrations on May 1st

On April 4, 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his “Beyond Vietnam” speech in which he denounced the scourges of “poverty, racism, and …

Activist finds the perfect way to turn tables on lawmakers who voted to repeal internet privacy rule

Republicans in Congress voted this week to gut a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) privacy rule that would sell everyone out to Internet …

How to Protect Your Online Privacy Now That Congress Sold You Out

Congress just cleared your ISP to sell your data, so now it is time to take privacy into your own hands.<p>All your private online data—the websites you visit, the content of your chats and emails, your health info, and your location—just became suddenly less secure. Not because of hackers, but …

Privacy

Security Alert: Windows 10 Has Been Quietly Logging EVERY KEYSTROKE You Type And Sending It To Microsoft (This Is How To Stop It)

Yesterday we reported that an international group of hackers claim they have breached Apple’s iCloud user database and stolen 300 million usernames …