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NFL Stars Defy Breitbart Haters on Colin Kaepernick

Click here for reuse options! Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers say the quarterback’s protest politics shouldn’t keep him off the field.In a few short …

Colin Kaepernick

People Who Trip on Psychedelics Are More Likely to Be Environmentally Conscious

A common refrain of people emerging from hallucinatory highs, whether LSD, mescaline or peyote, is that consciousness-altering psychedelic drugs can …

Psychedelia

Protesters march through St. Louis after policeman’s acquittal in fatal shooting of black man

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) – Activists marched through two upscale shopping malls and into the streets of St. Louis on Saturday, marking a second day of …

Policing

More Protests Expected in St. Louis Over Acquittal of White Police Officer in Killing of a Black Man

Demonstrators were expected to reconvene near St. Louis on Sunday afternoon for a third day of protests, following the acquittal of a white former …

Policing

Bill Moyers: Renowned Psychiatrist Warns That Trump Is a Danger to Us All

<i>There will not be a book published this fall more urgent, important, or controversial than</i> The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump, <i>the work of 27</i> …

Democracy

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YouTube

To guard against climate change, Los Angeles is painting its streets white

They plan to lower the temperature by 3 degrees over the next 20 years. Los Angeles Pixabay Labor Day weekend delivered record-breaking temperatures …

Los Angeles

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Nationwide Immigration Protests Erupt After Trump Ends DACA

As Politico reported Sunday night that Donald Trump was planning to end DACA on Tuesday morning, immigration advocacy groups sprang into action, …

Immigration

‘Force them out of the shadows’: Activist calls white supremacists cowards who are living in fear

White supremacy can only flourish in the dark, a prominent antifa member explained in a Vox interview.<p>Daryle Jenkins, 49, has become a prominent …

Racism

The Comedian as Activist: Remembering Dick Gregory

Dick Gregory changed my life. No, I never met him, and I saw him on stage just one time. No, I was not a fan in the usual way of following a public …

Colin Kaepernick

Hippies, Radicals, Pranksters: Jerry Rubin Has a Bio and Paul Krassner Has a Review

Pat Thomas, the author of “Did iT! From Yippie to Yuppie: Jerry Rubin, an American Revolutionary,” had noticed that there were six books about …

Republican National Convention

Despite being trapped these bakers spent days making bread for other hurricane survivors

By the time these Mexican bakers were ready to go home, the floodwaters were already too high. Instead of worrying about the fate of their city, …

Food

California restaurant owner blames ‘war on whites’ after customers flee over his David Duke donation

A California restaurant owner shut down his business after his campaign contribution to former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke was revealed.<p>Election …

Racism

A Strong Opinion: Stop Counter-Protesting

<b>First, My Definition</b><p>Counter Protest: an organized response, on the same day, at the same time and in the same place as a previously planned</b> …

Racism

The Activists Who Helped Shut Down Trump’s CEO Councils

The CEOs who made up two White House advisory councils have fled like rats on a sinking ship. Their exodus — a dramatic rebuke of Donald Trump — came …

JP Morgan Chase

NAACP Calls for Boycott If Kaepernick Remains Unsigned

The NAACP chapter in Atlanta is calling for all football fans to boycott NFL games by not watching those contests until a team signs Kaepernick.NAACP …

Colin Kaepernick

After Charlottesville, a Surge in Anti-Racism Rallies Across the Country

Click here for reuse options! The resistance did what the president would not.Sadie, 3, wore red-rimmed sunglasses to the Rally for Peace and Sanity …

Black Lives Matter

Robert Reich: A National Calamity in the Making

All of us must stand up against the white supremacists' violence.The violence in Charlottesville, Virginia today is a national calamity. It is a …

Racism

Why Animal Sentience Matters—and Why We Need a Charter for Animal Compassion

What is the role of the artist and the writer in an age of animal suffering, wildlife destruction and species extinctions? In 50 years, when our …

Animals

Spike Lee backs rally for quarterback Colin Kaepernick

Film director Spike Lee has backed plans to rally outside NFL headquarters in New York this month in support of Colin Kaepernick—but organizers don’t …

NFL

Unity With the Right? A Deplorable Idea

Photo by Alec Perkins | CC BY 2.0Donald, Trump, the United States’ first fully sub-human president, is a rolling atrocity. Tracking the Insane Clown …

Democratic Party

Progressive Groups Fire Back After Democratic Party Puts out the Welcome Mat for Anti-Choice Liberals

Progressive groups are fighting back by forming a coalition against Democratic leaders willing to fund anti-choice candidates in the upcoming 2018 …

Rights & Freedoms

Resistance Against Trump Is Just a Text Message Away—and Organizing Leaders Say It's Working

Click here for reuse options! A new texting tool helps connect resisters to bigger protests, bigger media and bigger change.About 3.2 million people …

Dean Heller

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

Writer Clancy Sigal died Monday night at 90.<p>At any given time, I have 10 to 12 paperback copies of his autobiographical novel <i>Going Away</i> on my …

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

Donald Trump