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After a week of peaceful "protectors" blocking access to construction crews on Mauna Kea (Big Island, Hawai'i) arrests began on Thursday. The TMT Corporation plans to build a 34,000 square feet and ...
by Karen from Maui
Comment Count 58 comments on Sat Apr 04, 2015 at 08:44 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Note: I retain the rights to this article originally published @ Seattle Star as an April Fools joke April 1, 2015 http://www.seattlestar.net/2015/04/tell-all-book-explains-dori-monsons-mental-...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 11:09 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
In Canada mothers of seven transgender children began what they have called "a bathroom movement" yesterday . For Anne Lowthian of the Ottawa area, her protest is a fight for the rights ...
by rserven
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Mar 29, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
This last Friday at 5pm several dozen transpeople gathered in downtown Los Angeles at 3 rd and La Cienega, at the site of the Beverly Center shopping mall. The rally, called the Spring into ...
by rserven
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Mar 23, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Wahoo! Invited to join Protest Music. Break out the champagne and reefer! Muddy Waters - Champagne & Reefer Peter Tosh - Legalize ...
by NCTim
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Mar 20, 2015 at 01:20 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here .[ Note for TomDispatch Readers: � The offers for both William DeBuys's new ...
by TomDispatch
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 07:37 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
The European Central Bank has been the primary leaders in the austerity push in Europe. So when the ECB opens a brand-new, state-of-the-art $1.4 Billion office tower in this environment of ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 47 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 02:01 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
So says a protester walking though the streets of Sao Paul as water service is being drastically cut due to a relentless drought in Brazils most populous state. The 20 million people that live in ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 74 comments on Sat Mar 07, 2015 at 03:20 PM PST with 163 Recommends
So I had court tonight. Not that uncommon of an event in the life of a defense attorney in St. Louis County. The court I was going into was being protested. I am also not sure why they were ...
by Active Steve
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Mar 05, 2015 at 08:34 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is drowning in his own words , having stated that if he can stop union protesters in Wisconsin, he can handle ISIS. A lot has been said about this subject already, ...
by ThisIsProgress
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Feb 27, 2015 at 12:23 PM PST with 8 Recommends
We were many! The true believers and patriots! It's been a while since The Invisible Woman, or I (Mister Fantastic) have posted. But given the new, but expected jackassery in Wisconsin, it is ...
by invisiblewoman
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 03:16 PM PST with 50 Recommends
Back in November of 2014, George Lakoff wrote a diary entitled Democratic Strategies Lost Big -Here's an Alternative I began to write a response to the first strategy Lakoff suggested we ...
by soaglow
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Feb 18, 2015 at 04:26 PM PST with 3 Recommends
In 1893, the "Financial Panic" gripped the United States as the economy fell into recession and the ranks of the unemployed and homeless swelled. In response, an organized group of people from all ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
You might have been thinking that big snowy land to the north was a place that hadn't lost its mind or its traditions of liberal democracy in this new world of global terror and corporate rule. Ha ha!
by Th0rn
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2015 at 07:55 PM PST with 46 Recommends
I am all for protests and redress of grievances when government is seen to be abusive, neglectful, or indifferent. However, damaging a memorial erected for those fallen in the line of duty seems a ...
by Village Vet
Comment Count 26 comments on Sat Feb 14, 2015 at 08:11 PM PST with 19 Recommends
More than 700 Kansans flocked to the state house in an event that was first announced on Wednesday of this week through Facebook. The rally served as a response to Governor Brownback's removal ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Feb 14, 2015 at 02:49 PM PST with 43 Recommends
Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender activist community of the Bay Area upset over recent bigoted remarks and policies promulgated by San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone ...
by MPetrelis
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 09:16 PM PST with 0 Recommends
A recent article reported Christianity is growing by leaps and bounds in Iran, at around 20% each year, and that Christianity is growing faster in Iran than anywhere else. Is this Iran's new way ...
by Sofiamo
Comment Count 43 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 04:15 PM PST with 6 Recommends
This is a picture of the Greek Parliament in July, 2011. And this is a picture of the Greek Parliament in 2012.
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 247 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 01:03 PM PST with 478 Recommends
(Seattle MLK Day Marchers - Photo by Mark Taylor-Canfield) On January 19, marchers took to the streets in Seattle to mark the city's 33rd annual Martin Luther King Jr. birthday celebration. ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2015 at 09:51 PM PST with 10 Recommends