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A Week of Mass Actions Challenge Trump

 

 

In the nine days from April 22 to May 1 inclusive, there were three important national mobilizations against aspects of the Trump administration’s policies.

 By Barry Sheppard… 1,726 more words

US Politics

The Power of Mass Action

The following is based on a talk the author gave during a Philly Socialists educational meeting. The talk was based on the texts The Nature of Mass Demonstrations… 1,512 more words

US Politics

Fighting Trump and the far right: The need for a united front mass action orientation

Fighting Trump and the far right: The need for a united front mass action orientation

John Leslie

Following the election of Donald Trump as President of the US, many on the left are calling for the building of a United Front (UF) to oppose his reactionary agenda. 2,218 more words

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Varieties of Civil Disobedience for the Age of Trump

This New Yorker piece by Jelani Cobb briefly surveys 1960s history to get at the necessity of conducting “democracy in the streets.” That period of history is worth revisiting for the reasons Cobb suggests. 673 more words

Cash for Ash -Will the Stormont Sinn Féin-DUP Coalition be Incinerated?

A BBC (Northern Ireland) news story offers a neat summary of the key issues in Belfast’s FosterGate : £400 million disappear into the pockets of Cash for Ash friends of the Stormont Peace Process Government. 675 more words

Ireland

Super Chairperson Joe Kelly - What is the Statement behind Your Question? A Frank Discussion About the Irish Peace Process With John Meehan and Killian Forde

Thoughts of Chairperson Joe Kelly, April 8 1938 – December 7 2016.

Phrases that came immediately to mind :

“How’s Your Love Life?”

“What is the statement behind your question?” 4,726 more words

Ireland