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This is actually a long a comment I made within the thread of thirty three and a third's "Alec Baldwin Tweets on #FightFor15 Recalls “White Moderate” MLK Dreaded/NeoLib 1% Bubble, posted ...
by Words In Action
Comment Count 34 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 07:30 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here . [ The excerpt from a longer 1960 piece by Howard Zinn and Paula Giddings ...
by TomDispatch
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Mar 24, 2015 at 07:26 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
The Hennepin County attorney's office has declined to file any charges. From a February 13th story in the StarTribune : After reviewing all of the facts from the police investigation, said a ...
by Wary Idealist
Comment Count 78 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2015 at 05:24 PM PST with 162 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
First, a public announcement: thank you all for rec'ing, tipping, and liking the preceding diary. And my deepest apologies to all for never having taken the time to understand how Daily Kos worked (...
by plg
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Jan 11, 2015 at 04:52 PM PST with 20 Recommends
Another solidarity protest was staged in downtown Seattle on December 1 to demonstrate against ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Dec 02, 2014 at 09:16 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Protesters gathered in Seattle last night to demonstrate against the grand jury announcement in Ferguson, Missouri which failed to recommend prosecution of the police officer (Darren Wilson) who ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Nov 25, 2014 at 05:25 AM PST with 7 Recommends
I'm very angry tonight, because an strain of anti-intellectualism has reared its ugly head on this website, and in the process of doing so, has personally attacked me as a worker in the field of ...
by MichaelNY
Comment Count 471 comments on Mon Oct 06, 2014 at 04:17 AM PDT with 367 Recommends
By Adelita San Vicente Tello September 30, 2014 Mexicans celebrated National Day of Maize yesterday, September 29, 2014, with demonstrations, marches, and expositions. Known as the Land of Maize, ...
by Bev Bell
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Sep 30, 2014 at 11:41 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Members of Sheet Metal Workers Local 19 walking a picket line at Bryn Mawr College. Often when on a picket or banner line people notice union members with our protest signs or the large ...
by Todd Farally
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Sep 16, 2014 at 09:09 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Police have shut down all pedestrian and vehicular traffic on 42nd and 9th. Central Manhattan is shut down. They have broken out the riot sticks. Things are going to to hell. http://new.livestream....
by WFBMM
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Aug 14, 2014 at 07:47 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
I find on the internet that CopBlock and Official Anonymous Florida say that they are organizing a Million March Against Police Brutality. The target date is December 1. This apparently started as a ...
by phillies
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Aug 10, 2014 at 10:43 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Over the last month there have been several demonstrations by Sheet Metal Workers’ Local 19 outside Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). You may have heard this at work, on the news or ...
by Todd Farally
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2014 at 12:50 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
I just received notice of this call to a demonstration on Friday, July 18, at 12:30 PM starting at Cobo Center: Detroit: Turn on the Water. Tax Wall Street. Join the nurses-sponsored march, ...
by peregrine kate
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Jul 09, 2014 at 07:11 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Forty-four years ago today, 100,000 angry people descended on Washington for a mass march to end the war. Preceding years had seen larger marches, to be sure, pushing toward a million strong on ...
by lao hong han
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri May 09, 2014 at 04:33 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
For months, the frustration surrounding the Governor's pro-fracking stance has been simmering among fractivists and democratic party delegates alike. We have done literally everything within our ...
by FractivistForce
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Mar 19, 2014 at 08:00 AM PDT with 76 Recommends
Cross-Posted from Rall.com: Redirection to Water Down the Potency of Dissent On Saturday, October 26th several thousand people gathered near the Capitol Building in Washington to protest National ...
by Ted Rall
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Nov 07, 2013 at 09:17 AM PST with 49 Recommends
Demonstrators in Seattle occupied Westlake Park immediately after the verdict in the George Zimmerman case was announced. This downtown park was the location of the first Occupy Seattle encampment ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Jul 15, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
What do we want? The Fourth Amendment! When do we want it? Now! We can be Safe and free! Hey hey, ho ho, The NSA has got to go! Keep your mitts Off our bits!
by Simplify
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 09:56 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
I've written here before about my son, Daniel . Many here know him. Though he has mostly lurked at Daily Kos, posting only a single diary (written when he was 17) , in a way he grew up here. He has ...
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 103 comments on Tue Jun 04, 2013 at 07:44 AM PDT with 123 Recommends