Civil Disobedience

Northern Broadsides returning to the Playhouse with a satirical story of civil disobedience

A 1920s story transposed to Brexit Britain is set to visit the Playhouse this October, as Northern Broadsides return with <i>They Don’t Pay? We Won’t …

Satire

Women’s March, Other Left-Wing Groups Violated IRS Rules. Their Nonprofit Status Could Be In Jeopardy

9:12 PM 09/20/2018<p>Left-wing nonprofit groups that orchestrated disruptions during Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation hearings likely …

Conservative View

Why You Should Engage in Nonviolent Civil Disobedience on Thursday

You are a progressive. You hate Trump. You always vote, even in the primary. You went to the Women’s March. You sometimes volunteer or donate to …

Liberal View

Civilly Disobedient; Morally Imperative

<i>Winona LaDuke, center, flanked by Kevin Whelan, executive director of MN350, and Loren Blackford.</i><p>On August 29, I stood with 25 others, including …

Tar Sands

Not your grandmother’s women’s lib movement: Femen’s uncivil disobedience

Oksana Shachko died on 23 July 2018. She co-founded the feminist socialist collective Femen in her native Ukraine ten years ago, to fight against …

Civil Rights

The Downfall of Civil Disobedience

“Come to the table…” These three words change lives. The table beckons us to be something new. Communion is magical. One is able to taste and see …

Activism

Conscientious objector to mark Jewish new year in prison

<b>Hilel Garmi is in prison for the third time, for refusing to serve in the Israeli military. His decision was partly inspired by one of the lead</b> …

Jordan River

Booker will risk expulsion from Senate to release Kavanaugh emails

Cory Booker isn’t messing around. The New Jersey Democrat says he is willing to risk his US Senate seat to expose Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, with the release of an email deemed “committee confidential” that shows Kavanaugh approved racial profiling by police.<p>Booker challenged his …

Senate Judiciary Committee

WATCH: Booker says he’ll release confidential Kavanaugh email on racial profiling

Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey says he’s going to make public an email from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, even if it puts him at …

Politics

Booker to Defy Rule, Release Kavanaugh Email on Racial Profiling

New Jersey Democrat Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey said Thursday he's going to make public an email from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, even …

New Jersey

Democrats’ Civil Disobedience for American Values at the Sham SCOTUS Hearing

The GOP’s effort to sell the Brett Kavanaugh hearings as legitimate crumbled even further as soon as Day Three began.Chairman Grassley insisted the …

Donald Trump

UNC Professor: Destroying Public Art Like “Silent Sam” Is Justified And Moral Act

In an op-ed in <i>The Herald Sun</i>, UNC Professor of English John McGowan is the latest example of the moral and ethical relativism that is becoming …

Silent Sam

Piper Perabo Arrested During Kavanaugh Hearing

The <i>Coyote Ugly</i> and <i>Covert Affairs</i> actress, Piper Perabo, was reportedly arrested today while protesting the Supreme Court Nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.<p>Perabo announced on Twitter, that she had been arrested for "civil disobedience" while at the hearing and posted a clip of her and other women being …

Civil Rights

Watch Booker threaten to release documents

New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker said he is willing to break Senate rules and resort to civil disobedience by releasing documents that are only available to the committee.

New Jersey

Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court hearing protests are as American as apple pie

'Mob rule' at Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination hearing and at UNC Chapel Hill's Silent Sam statue removal is actually civil disobedience.<p>I’m very sorry to tell Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) that the protestors who disrupted the opening day of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s …

Rights & Freedoms

It Was an Honor to be Arrested at Brett Kavanaugh's Confirmation Hearing

­I got arrested yesterday. ­Alongside 70 others, I participated in civil disobedience at the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh and spent the next three …

Jewish Culture

‘Coyote Ugly’ Actress Among Those Arrested at Kavanaugh Hearing

Piper Perabo organized with the Women’s March before hearing<p>Actress Piper Perabo was arrested in the Senate on Tuesday for protesting at the Supreme …

Politics

Piper Perabo Arrested at Brett Kavanaugh Senate Hearing | TV Guide

Actress Piper Perabo (<i>Notorious, Covert Affairs</i>) was arrested Tuesday morning in Washington, D.C., while protesting at the Senate confirmation …

Civil Rights

Actress Piper Perabo Arrested for Civil Disobedience During Brett Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing

Taking a stand. <b>Piper Perabo</b> was arrested after joining in a protest at <b>Brett Kavanaugh</b>’s confirmation hearing at the Senate Judiciary Committee on …

Brett Kavanaugh

“Coyote Ugly” Star Piper Perabo Among Those Arrested for Protesting at Kavanaugh Hearing

Home Celebrity “Coyote Ugly” Star Piper Perabo Among Those Arrested for Protesting at Kavanaugh...<p>by - September 4, 2018 2:52 pm<p>0 20<p>Piper Perabo, …

Civil Rights

Linda Sarsour Arrested for Disrupting Kavanaugh Hearing

Women’s March leader Linda Sarsour was arrested on Tuesday for being among the many activists that disrupted Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s …

Jewish Culture

Actress Piper Perabo arrested during protest at Brett Kavanaugh's Senate hearing

Piper Perabo was among a group of protesters hustled out of a congressional hearing for Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh on Tuesday as members of the entourage shouted phrases such as, “Please vote no! Please vote no!”<p>“I was just arrested for civil disobedience in the Kavanaugh hearings,” the “Covert …

Brett Kavanaugh

Actress Piper Perabo arrested protesting Kavanaugh

Actress Piper Perabo announced she was arrested while protesting during Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing on Tuesday.<p>The …

Civil Rights

Piper Perabo Arrested at Brett Kavanaugh Senate Confirmation Hearing

Piper Perabo Arrested at Brett Kavanaugh Senate Confirmation Hearing

Civil Rights

Piper Perabo Arrested for Protesting Judge Brett Kavanaugh's Senate Confirmation Hearing

<b>Piper Perabo</b> has been arrested for disrupting Supreme Court nominee <b>Brett Kavanaugh</b>‘s confirmation hearing.<p>The 41-year-old <i>Coyote Ugly</i> star took to …

Brett Kavanaugh

Democrats Take ‘Civil Disobedience’ Stance in Leaking Kavanaugh Documents

Cory Booker escalated Democratic protests over hidden documents involving Brett Kavanaugh.<p>Senate Judiciary Committee Democrats took their protest …

Brett Kavanaugh

Piper Perabo Arrested Today for Protesting Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court Nomination

More than 20 people have been arrested today for protesting the Supreme Court confirmation hearing of nominee Brett Kavanaugh in Washington D.C., and …

Brett Kavanaugh

Seattle cracking down on traffic-blocking protesters

The City of Seattle is cracking down on protesters who blocked traffic, The Seattle Times reports.<b>ARCHIVE: Protest blocks I-5, I-90 traffic</b>City …

Protest

Spanish swimmer arrested after refusing to leave red flag waters

Beachgoers at Daimús beach in Valencia gathered around the shore on Sunday as a man spent up to two hours swimming in dangerous waters, completely …

Spain

Water Protectors Stage Civil Disobedience to Tar Sands Pipeline

Protestors engage in day of action opposed to Enbridge’s Line 3<p>Indigenous leaders in Bemidji, Minnesota joined with environmental activists and faith …

Tar Sands