From St. Louis to DC and Beyond: Why Shouldn’t We Be Risking Arrest? Great new b…

From St. Louis to DC and Beyond: Why Shouldn’t We Be Risking Arrest? Great new blog by Arielle Klagsbrun, one of the Midwest Rising 15.


From Midwest Rising to the Tar Sands Action, Civil Disobedience as Tactic for Change « It’s Getting.
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Last Saturday, while listening to the “Why Direct Action?” panel at the Midwest Rising Convergence, I whispered to my close friend Todd sitting next to me, “I think I’m going to risk arrest on Monday.” He responded, “Why shouldn’t you?”

Anyone Else Not Surprised that the Corporate News Network Missed the Real Story…

Anyone Else Not Surprised that the Corporate News Network Missed the Real Story on Mountaintop Removal?


CNN Tries, Fails to Cover Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining
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It’s not often that cable news covers complex environmental or labor issues, so I was hopeful when I heard that CNN’s Soledad O’Brien was doing a piece on the battle over Blair Mountain for the CNN In America series. I wrote about this site of a historic labor battle that coal companies are seeking …

Police Killing Young Black Men. Corporate Media Twisting the Story to Help Autho…

Police Killing Young Black Men. Corporate Media Twisting the Story to Help Authorities. Sound familiar? Solidarity to Darcus Howe for speaking truth to power.


London Riots. (The BBC will never replay this. Send it out)
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Darcus Howe, a West Indian Writer and Broadcaster with a voice about the riots. Speaking about the mistreatment of youths by police leading to an up-roar and…