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Harry Smith's Last Stand

Harry Smith Is Coming for Stephen Harper

The 92-year-old anti-austerity campaigner, a UK sensation, sets his sights on Canada.  See the story at the Tyee.

Winding Widdershins

Erasure in Activism: Abuse & Abuse Victims

Today, I want to discuss the erasure, and sometimes outright cover-up, of abuse within activism spaces by those inside those spaces, including abusive activists themselves. 909 more words


▶ Laura Flanders | Building Movements Without Shedding Differences: Alicia Garza of #BlackLivesMatter

Alicia Garza, cofounder of #BlackLivesMatter. (Photo: GRITtv)

#BlackLivesMatter was an attempt for us to re-humanize us in a world that so profoundly dehumanizes us, and it was a call to action. 303 more words

Human Rights

Tomgram: Howard Zinn | "I Plead Guilty" (to Insubordination)

Finishing School for Pickets 
By Howard Zinn (August 6, 1960)

By Howard Zinn and Paula Giddings  TomDispatch.com  March 24, 2015

[The excerpt from a longer 1960 piece by Howard Zinn and Paula Giddings posted at  1,349 more words

Nonviolent Action

Evergreene Digest: Get Up, Stand Up ~ Bruce E. Levine

  • “We are living in a land in which corporate power buys as many politicians as it needs, unjust laws shovel money to the rich, and media substitute entertainment for information.

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Corporate Empire

Speak For Wolves: Reforming Wildlife Management in America - Part 2

Speak for Wolves is a project that aims to educate, inspire and organize citizens to work towards reforming wildlife management in America. Join fellow wildlife advocates on August 7-9 at the Union Pacific Dining Lodge in West Yellowstone, Montana for Speak for Wolves 2015. 223 more words

Gray Wolf/canis Lupus